To commemorate the 90th Anniversary, we are selling a special HIROSHIMA chair and a T&O chair, of which only 90 will be available worldwide.
Light is more than just a pretty shine. It brightens, gives warmth, sharpens our perception. It also inherently changes things.
Hans J. Wegner designed the Wishbone Chair in 1949 especially for Carl Hansen & Søn. It was produced for the first time in 1950 and has been produced continuously ever since.
Congratulations David Ericsson, who has won magazine Form’s Designer of the Year award for the Petite chair launched recently at the Stockholm Furniture Fair. Inspired by classical café chairs, he has designed a contemporary alternative.
“Craftsmanship names an enduring, basic human impulse, the desire to do a job well for its own sake.” ― Richard Sennett, The Craftsman
'The Round One' as Wegner referred to it with his usual provincial modesty, is one of the most famous Danish pieces of furniture - certainly the most distinctly Danish.
Poul Henningsen was born in Copenhagen by the famous Danish actress Agnes Henningsen. He never graduated as an architect, but studied at The Technical School at Frederiksberg, Denmark from 1911-14, and then at Technical College in Copenhagen from 1914-17.
Finn Juhl designed FJ 136, as the chair was originally called, for France & Son for the American market in 1956. It became – along with a number of other Finn Juhl designs – a great success.