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Visiting Gothenburg

Birger Kaipiainen The Röhsska Museum of Design and Craft recently re-opened its doors after almost two years of renovation. The permanent collection is vast and spans the era of design and crafts from 1800 – 2010. It holds the design history from early industrialism until today. The collection is shown in epoch rooms, with settings mining the period, and displaying...
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Axel Salto

  At Øregaard Museum in Hellerup north of Copenhagen the exhibition Salto The Master of Stoneware recently opened. A large collection of works by the international renowned Danish artist Axel Salto (1889 – 1961) has been gathered from museums and private collections showing various aspects of his oeuvre. Salto graduated from The Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen in...
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Save the Date

March 16 - 24 Dansk Møbelkunst Gallery will take part in TEFAF, Maastricht, displaying a selection of Nordic historic design.
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Pair of Oxford Chairs

Arne Jacobsen (1902-1971) designed these tall-backed chairs for St. Catherines College in Oxford in 1962. The chair was designed for the high table in the dining hall, where the tall back helped emphasize the dons’ authority over the students who originally sat on benches without backs. Jacobsen designed the building as well and the wooden surface of the chair corresponds to...
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Innovation

Danish architect Finn Juhl (1912 - 1989) the master of organic and innovative furniture, is known as one of the leading designers of the 20th century. In the 1940s he broke with the established furniture tradition and designed a number of expressive and sculptural creations that regenerated Danish furniture design and paved the way for the international recognition of modernist...
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Nordic Winter

January has come with cold winter days and interiors are completed with warm light and soft materials. Table lamps adding a soft light and multi-colored woven rugs complete the feeling of warmth and comfort. The almost total absence of daylight during the winter months made the Nordic designers emphasize on well-being and tactility when making pieces for daily use. The...
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