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Kay Bojesen
Kay Bojesen

Bojesen was born August 15, 1886 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He first trained to be a grocer, but in 1906 began working for Danish silversmith Georg Jensen. The Danish Museum of Art & Design describes his early work as being in an Art Nouveau style, likely due to Jensen’s influence. His later work was simpler and more functional.

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Hans J Wegner

Was a world renowned Danish furniture designer. His high quality and thoughtful work, along with a concerted effort from several of his manufacturers, contributed to the international popularity of mid-century Danish design

Finn Juhl

Born on 30 January 1912 to an authoritarian father who was a textile wholesaler representing several English, Scottish and Swiss textile manufacturers in Denmark, and a mother who died shortly after he was born.

Arne Jacobsen

Arne Jacobsen was born on 11 February 1902 in Copenhagen. Although a Danish architect and designer, he is most notably remembered for his furniture designs. Despite his grand success in furniture design, he considered himself an architect first as he detested the word “designer.”