The story of Danish Design Furniture.

Kaare Klint (1888-1954) was one of the founding fathers of MCM Danish design. In 1924, he helped establish The Academy of Furniture Design, as a part of The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts. One the year after he became a fellow and later professor at the school, where he taught and inspired many of the world famous Danish furniture designers, like Hans J. Wegner, Mogens Koch, Arne Jacobsen, Børge Mogensen and Poul Kjærholm. His focus was functionalism. Up until now furniture’s had been a copy of former style periods. Big heavy wood furniture’s with lots of ornaments and decorations, but Klint wanted to cut the unnecessary décor and instead combine functionality and form. He wanted to moder

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