Carl Hansen & Søn Is Releasing Bodil Kjær’s Indoor-Outdoor Series from 1959

                                                <a href="https://design-milk.com/carl-hansen-son-is-releasing-bodil-kjaers-indoor-outdoor-series-from-1959/carl-hansen-indoor-outdoor-bodil-kjaer-1/" data-wpel-link="internal"><img src="https://design-milk.com/images/2018/06/Carl-Hansen-Indoor-Outdoor-Bodil-Kjaer-1-810x608.jpg" alt="Carl Hansen &#038; Søn Is Releasing Bodil Kjær&#8217;s Indoor-Outdoor Series from 1959" /></a>
                                <a href="https://www.carlhansen.com/"  rel="noopener external noreferrer" data-wpel-link="external">Carl Hansen &amp; Søn</a> is taking it way back for one of their latest releases as they launch an indoor/outdoor furniture collection by <a href="http://bodilkjaer.com/"  rel="noopener external noreferrer" data-wpel-link="external">Bodil Kjær</a>. The Danish architect and professor designed the collection in 1959 and almost six decades later the classic series looks as if it could have been designed yesterday. <a href="https://www.carlhansen.com/stories/indoor-outdoor-series-by-bodil-kjaer/"  rel="noopener external noreferrer" data-wpel-link="external">Indoor-Outdoor</a> boasts an architectural feel with clean lines and a focus on comfort for sitting or lounging.
Kjær’s goal was to design a line of furniture that felt like a natural extension of the architecture surrounding it, paying careful attention to scale so it felt balanced. She also placed importance on designing the furniture so that it would last in the outdoors through rain, wind, sun, and snow. Indoor-Outdoor comes in solid teak that will age beautifully and it requires very little maintenance. The collection includes a dining chair, lounge chair, two-seater lounge sofa, swing sofa, a sunbed,
Continue reading "Carl Hansen & Søn Is Releasing Bodil Kjær’s Indoor-Outdoor Series from 1959"

Brad Ascalon Becomes the First American Designer to Partner with Carl Hansen & Søn [VIDEO]

                                                <a href="https://design-milk.com/brad-ascalon-american-designer-carl-hansen-and-son-video/ascalon_preludia-collection_carl-hansen-1/" data-wpel-link="internal"><img src="https://design-milk.com/images/2018/06/Ascalon_Preludia-Collection_Carl-Hansen-1-810x587.jpg" alt="Brad Ascalon Becomes the First American Designer to Partner with Carl Hansen &#038; Søn [VIDEO]" /></a>
                                For their latest release, legendary Danish brand <a href="https://www.carlhansen.com/"  rel="noopener external noreferrer" data-wpel-link="external">Carl Hansen &amp; Søn</a> partnered with an American designer for the first time ever in their 110-year history. The furniture manufacturer joined forces with New York-based designer <a href="http://www.bradascalon.com/"  rel="noopener external noreferrer" data-wpel-link="external">Brad Ascalon</a> to create a series of furniture that blends their iconic design heritage with the modern/minimalist aesthetic the designer is known for. The result of the collaboration is <a href="https://www.carlhansen.com/products/chairs/preludia-series/"  rel="noopener external noreferrer" data-wpel-link="external">Preludia</a>, a series of chairs and tables designed for both contract and residential environments. We met up with the designer himself to hear his thoughts on the collection and the history behind it. Take a look:
            <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/design-milk/~4/PCJFzP8olGM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>

Interview with Danish Designer Anker Bak

                                                <a href="http://design-milk.com/interview-danish-designer-anker-bak/design_milk_anker_bak_01/" data-wpel-link="internal"><img src="http://2.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_01-810x810.jpg" alt="Interview with Danish Designer Anker Bak" /></a>
                                <a href="http://design-milk.com/?attachment_id=313034" rel="attachment wp-att-313034" data-wpel-link="internal"><img class="alignnone size-large wp-image-313034" src="http://0.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-810x810.jpg" alt="" width="810" height="810" srcset="http://0.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-810x810.jpg 810w, http://1.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-100x100.jpg 100w, http://3.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-800x800.jpg 800w, http://3.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-768x768.jpg 768w, http://1.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-300x300.jpg 300w, http://0.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-500x500.jpg 500w, http://3.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-320x320.jpg 320w, http://2.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-110x110.jpg 110w, http://0.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI.jpg 1280w" sizes="(max-width: 810px) 100vw, 810px" /></a>
Danish designer Anker Bak is one of a crop of new designers third-generation furniture company Carl Hansen & Søn is collaborating with to create new products to sit alongside their iconic back catalogue. Design Milk caught up with him to find out more… What is the most important thing to know about you? Things take time, and that is the mantra I try to live by. I try to be patient and not hurry things. That comes naturally to me now, but for ten years I struggled with it – maybe it is learned. I try to create so many designs but the goal for me right now is to stop and live out in the fresh air for three months, then I feel I can design something again. I have bought a small camper van, so I am going to a yoga retreat in Sweden then to Amsterdam for
Continue reading "Interview with Danish Designer Anker Bak"

Interview with Danish Designer Anker Bak

                                                <a href="http://design-milk.com/interview-danish-designer-anker-bak/design_milk_anker_bak_01/" data-wpel-link="internal"><img src="http://2.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_01-810x810.jpg" alt="Interview with Danish Designer Anker Bak" /></a>
                                <a href="http://design-milk.com/?attachment_id=313034" rel="attachment wp-att-313034" data-wpel-link="internal"><img class="alignnone size-large wp-image-313034" src="http://0.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-810x810.jpg" alt="" width="810" height="810" srcset="http://0.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-810x810.jpg 810w, http://1.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-100x100.jpg 100w, http://3.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-800x800.jpg 800w, http://3.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-768x768.jpg 768w, http://1.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-300x300.jpg 300w, http://0.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-500x500.jpg 500w, http://3.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-320x320.jpg 320w, http://2.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-110x110.jpg 110w, http://0.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI.jpg 1280w" sizes="(max-width: 810px) 100vw, 810px" /></a>
Danish designer Anker Bak is one of a crop of new designers third-generation furniture company Carl Hansen & Søn is collaborating with to create new products to sit alongside their iconic back catalogue. Design Milk caught up with him to find out more… What is the most important thing to know about you? Things take time, and that is the mantra I try to live by. I try to be patient and not hurry things. That comes naturally to me now, but for ten years I struggled with it – maybe it is learned. I try to create so many designs but the goal for me right now is to stop and live out in the fresh air for three months, then I feel I can design something again. I have bought a small camper van, so I am going to a yoga retreat in Sweden then to Amsterdam for
Continue reading "Interview with Danish Designer Anker Bak"

Interview with Danish Designer Anker Bak

                                                <a href="http://design-milk.com/interview-danish-designer-anker-bak/design_milk_anker_bak_01/" data-wpel-link="internal"><img src="http://2.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_01-810x810.jpg" alt="Interview with Danish Designer Anker Bak" /></a>
                                <a href="http://design-milk.com/?attachment_id=313034" rel="attachment wp-att-313034" data-wpel-link="internal"><img class="alignnone size-large wp-image-313034" src="http://0.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-810x810.jpg" alt="" width="810" height="810" srcset="http://0.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-810x810.jpg 810w, http://1.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-100x100.jpg 100w, http://3.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-800x800.jpg 800w, http://3.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-768x768.jpg 768w, http://1.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-300x300.jpg 300w, http://0.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-500x500.jpg 500w, http://3.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-320x320.jpg 320w, http://2.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI-110x110.jpg 110w, http://0.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Anker_Bak_FI.jpg 1280w" sizes="(max-width: 810px) 100vw, 810px" /></a>
Danish designer Anker Bak is one of a crop of new designers third-generation furniture company Carl Hansen & Søn is collaborating with to create new products to sit alongside their iconic back catalogue. Design Milk caught up with him to find out more… What is the most important thing to know about you? Things take time, and that is the mantra I try to live by. I try to be patient and not hurry things. That comes naturally to me now, but for ten years I struggled with it – maybe it is learned. I try to create so many designs but the goal for me right now is to stop and live out in the fresh air for three months, then I feel I can design something again. I have bought a small camper van, so I am going to a yoga retreat in Sweden then to Amsterdam for
Continue reading "Interview with Danish Designer Anker Bak"

Interview with Danish Artist and Designer Naja Utzon Popov

                                                <a href="http://design-milk.com/interview-danish-artist-designer-naja-utzon-popov/design_milk_naja_popov_07/" data-wpel-link="internal"><img src="http://2.design-milk.com/images/2017/07/Design_Milk_Naja_Popov_07-810x810.jpg" alt="Interview with Danish Artist and Designer Naja Utzon Popov" /></a>
                                <a href="http://najautzonpopov.com/"  rel="noopener external noreferrer" data-wpel-link="external">Naja Utzon Popov</a> is the first female &#8216;solo artist&#8217; that Danish furniture brand <a href="http://www.carlhansen.com/"  rel="noopener external noreferrer" data-wpel-link="external">Carl Hansen and Søn</a> have worked with (they also work with design duo Strand + Hvass – Christina Strand and Niels Hvass), and she has designed their first serious foray out of furniture and into textiles. Design Milk caught up with the Danish artist, designer and ceramicist to find out more&#8230;
What is the most important thing to know about you? That I’m not only a designer but also an artist. My two creative worlds run parallel to each other and cross over. I wouldn’t really consider myself a designer or an artist, it is more a creative process. Your grandfather is Jørn Utzon, the Danish architect responsible for the Sydney Opera House. Your mother is Lin Utzon, an eminent Danish artist, and your father is the acclaimed Australian architect, Alex Popov. Tell me about the influence
Continue reading "Interview with Danish Artist and Designer Naja Utzon Popov"

Poul Kjærholm’s 1955 table designs to be rereleased by Carl Hansen & Søn

        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/11/carl-hansen-son-poul-kjaerholm-pk52-pk52a-steel-wood-tables-danish-design/">
          <img src="https://static.dezeen.com/uploads/2016/07/poul-kjaerholm-pk52-professor-desk-oak-drawer-tables-carl-hansen-son_dezeen_sqb.jpg" />
        </a>
        Danish brand <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/carl-hansen-son">Carl Hansen &amp; Søn</a> is rereleasing a set of tables by Poul Kjærholm that made its debut in 1955. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/11/carl-hansen-son-poul-kjaerholm-pk52-pk52a-steel-wood-tables-danish-design/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Carl Hansen & Søn reissues Hans J Wegner’s CH22 lounge chair

        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/05/10/carl-hansen-son-reissues-hans-j-wegner-ch22-lounge-chair-nycxdesign/">
          <img src="https://static.dezeen.com/uploads/2016/05/carl-hansen-son-hans-j-wegner-ch22-lounge-chair_dezeen_sqd.jpg" />
        </a>
        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/events/2016/new-york-design-week-2016"><strong>New York 2016:</strong></a> <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/carl-hansen-son/">Carl Hansen &amp; Søn</a> has reintroduced Danish designer <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/hans-j-wegner">Hans J Wegner's</a> CH22 lounge chair – one of the first pieces he originally designed for the furniture company in 1950. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/05/10/carl-hansen-son-reissues-hans-j-wegner-ch22-lounge-chair-nycxdesign/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Frits Henningsen’s Signature Chair rereleased by Carl Hansen & Søn

        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/11/27/frits-henningsen-signature-chair-re-released-carl-hansen-son-danish-design/">
          <img src="http://static.dezeen.com/uploads/2015/11/The-Signature-Chair_Frits-Henningsen_Carl-Hansen-Son_dezeen_sq.jpg" />
        </a>
        The last <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/chairs">chair</a> designed by late Danish cabinetmaker Frits Henningsen has been put back into production by furniture company <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/carl-hansen-son/">Carl Hansen &amp; Søn</a>. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/11/27/frits-henningsen-signature-chair-re-released-carl-hansen-son-danish-design/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Carl Hansen & Søn opens showroom in London’s Clerkenwell

        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/05/23/carl-hansen-son-showroom-london-clerkenwell-design-week-2015/">
          <img src="http://static.dezeen.com/uploads/2015/05/Carl-Hansen-and-Son-showroom_dezeen_sq.jpg" />
        </a>
        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/events/2015/clerkenwell-design-week-2015/"><strong>Clerkenwell Design Week 2015:</strong></a> Danish brand <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/carl-hansen-son/">Carl Hansen &amp; Son</a> has opened a space in London's Clerkenwell to showcase furniture by mid-century designers Hans J Wegner, Kaare Klint and Poul Kjaerholm (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/05/23/carl-hansen-son-showroom-london-clerkenwell-design-week-2015/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Carl Hansen & Søn delves into its archives for Colonial furniture collection

        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/03/21/carl-hansen-son-ole-wanscher-colonial-collection-two-seat-sofa-coffee-table/">
          <img src="http://static.dezeen.com/uploads/2015/03/Colonial-Collection_Carl-Hansen-Son_dezeen_468_4sq.jpg" />
        </a>
        <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd">
Danish design brand Carl Hansen & Søn has put Ole Wanscher's 1964 Colonial Sofa back into production to complement the designer's popular Colonial Chair. (more…)

Product> Furnishings: Milan Revisited in 11 Beautiful Designs

Once again, top-drawer design talents—Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, Konstantin Grcic, Ingo Maurer, Nendo, and Daniel Libeskind among them—claimed the limelight at the last Salone del Mobile. More than 300,ooo attendees navigated the halls of the Rho exhibition center, while closer to the center of Milan, satellite shows and exhibitions drew crowds to more avant-garde events. […]

Paul Smith upholsters classic furniture designs by Hans J. Wegner in his signature stripes

        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/03/29/paul-smith-fabrics-upholster-hans-j-wegner-designs/">
          <img src="http://static.dezeen.com/uploads/2014/03/Paul-Smith-and-Maharam-for-Carl-Hansen-and-Son_dezeen_15sq.jpg" />
        </a>
        <a title="Milan 2014 on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/events/2014/milan-2014/">Milan 2014: </a>British fashion designer <a title="Paul Smith archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/paul-smith">Paul Smith</a> has applied his iconic striped fabrics to a selection of <a title="Furniture archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/design/furniture">furniture</a> by legendary Danish designer <a title="Hans J. Wegner archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/hans-j-wegner/">Hans J. Wegner</a>, which will be presented in Milan next month. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/03/29/paul-smith-fabrics-upholster-hans-j-wegner-designs/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>