— DANISH DESIGN —
Copenhagen is, and has for a long time been, the centre of Scandinavian design and architecture.
The famous Raddison Blue Royal Hotel is completely designed by Arne Jacobsen - chairs, tables, lamps, cutlery and the building itself are all from the mind of this great Danish architect. The density of Egg-chairs and the Swan must be the highest in the world.
The influence of people like Arne Jacobsen, Poul Kjærholm, Jørn Utzon, Georg Jensen and Poul Henningsen among others have had a huge impact on international design and architecture. The Louisiana museum of Modern Art is an oasis 40 minutes north of Copenhagen. And Strandvejen, the costal road to Louisiana is an oasis of Danish design, Here you find more of Arne Jacobsen's masterpieces like the Petrol Station and the Theatre of Bellevue.
In this section we present tips - where to find the best of Danish design - both to buy and to enjoy with your own eyes - everything from shops and shopping areas to great museums and architecture.