Arne Hovmand Olsen chair by Mogens Kold
Designer: Arne Hovmand Olsen
Manufacturer: Mogens Kold
Time Period: 1950's
Dimensions: 28" high, 26" wide, 31" deep.
About the Designer:
Arne Hovmand-Olsen's (1919-1989) light and elegant Danish furniture design was inspired by the time's desire for a modern interior.
The furniture aroused great resonance in both Denmark and the rest of the world. The quality and elegance of his designs, appeals to the contemporary audience.
Arne Hovmand-Olsen got his inspiration from all over the world and in the 1950s he became one of Denmark's most recognized furniture designers.
He grew up on a farm and had the aesthetic of nature in the blood. He started his career as a cabinetmaker and later trained as a furniture.
In 1944, Arne Hovmand-Olsen opened his own design studio, where he combined classic craftsmanship with innovative and modern design. He was a pioneer in architecture.