Articles tagged Scandinavia


Denmark meets China: Scandinavian design gets a retail platform in Changzhou

Changzhou, China – Råhuset is a furniture showroom conceived by two young designers looking to broaden the Chinese market’s scope of Scandinavian design.


Eytys mixes Scandinavian brutalism and some Miyake realness in London

London – This new Soho store presents a fun architectural mixtape, featuring some Japanese oddities, a bit of Piano and a whole lot of rock – that is, concrete.

Spackhuggaren by Bornstein Lyckefors. Photo Mikael Olsson

Bornstein Lyckefors designs a little cube on the prairie

KÄRNA – Späckhuggaren, a one-and-a-half storey residence, displays honest construction methods and Falu-red coloured cladding.

Elgtarn Tower by Ram Arkitektur. Photos Sam Hughes

Beds cantilever into the wild in Ram Arkitektur's log tower

ESPEDALEN – The tower provides accommodation in its most basic form, stripping back to the bare bones of hospitality with neither running water nor electricity.


Universal Design Studio banks on art for At Six Hotel

STOCKHOLM – Tasked with humanizing a brutalist bank building, Universal emphasizes local art and bespoke furniture to reinvent Scandinavian hospitality.

Bjørn Jørund Blikstad's MDes graduation project Imeüble was an immediate hit with the design world.

Imeüble by Bjørn Jørund Blikstad

This month sees the release of our forthcoming Masterclass: Interior Design book. The book will be available to pre-order soon and to give a taster of what awaits readers, we dive into one of the …

Scottish designer Nick Ross is based in Stockholm. Portrait Maja Flink

Introducing: Nick Ross

At first glance, Nick Ross appears to have a great eye for presentation. A closer look reveals a sensitivity to materials that makes bold moves appear delicate. 

Fashion designer Henrik Vibskov collaborated with choreographer Alexander Ekman on his latest runway show.

The Sticky Brick Fingers by Henrik Vibskov and Alexander Ekman

Central Saint Martins graduate Henrik Vibskov consistently reveals a knack for wild mashups of fashion, art and performance.

The designers aim to invert the relationship between object and space.

Room Collection by Erik Olovsson and Kyuhyung Cho

The collaboration between two independent designers explores the mix-and-match quality with a graphical approach.

A sketch shows the star-shaped central space that unites the wings of Village House.

Village House by Powerhouse Company

When asked to design a weekend home for a young family in northern Sjælland, Denmark, Powerhouse Company pushed the boundaries of a traditional Danish vacation home.

The Oslo sofa series combines Nordic design with a Japanese aesthetic.

Oslo Sofa by Anderssen & Voll

Developed for Muuto, Anderssen & Voll’s latest sofa series employs tried and tested Norwegian craftsmanship. These lightweight yet comfortable couches emulate a Nordic sentiment. Working on an …