Vitra+ is an initiative by the Vitra Oslo, where they invite designers and architects to exhibit in their store. Design duo StokkeAustad are the first ones out, and their exhibition will be open until September.
The old warehouses north of Copenhagen is one of the city's most prominent design centers, and a number of manufacturers have their permanent showrooms in the former depots.
Posted on June 16th, by Dorthe Smeby in Design.
The web shop Kneip was established by Stian Korntved Ruud and Jørgen Platou Willumsen, with the idea of creating a platform for young aspiring designers.
Apex Tables is designed by Hunting & Narud, consisting of handblown glass vessels encasing turned wooden cones in different colors.
Flos launches new classics designed by Italian lamp designer Gino Sarfatti, a series of unusual lamps picked out from more than 600 lamp designs in the period 1939 to 1973.
The Muuto pop up store opened on May 2nd, is a collaboration between Muuto og Illums Bolighus in Oslo and will close at the end of July.
The Uchiwa armchair is designed by London based design studio Doshi Levien for HAY, and takes it´s name and rounded shape from a traditional japanese hand-held fan.
Posted on April 28th, by Dorthe Smeby in Design.
This year's graduates at Oslo National Academy of the Arts organize their own exhibitions of their work, this one took place in an abandoned and empty apartment in Oslo.
Designer Benjamin Nordsmark creates unique furniture in limited editions. Inspired by Picasso and Gaudi, his sculptural chairs are all made in different materials and with working methods.