Read the interview with Christian Andresen, Fritz Hansen's Creative Director.
Tell us the story of Fritz Hansen:
is an exclusive, international design brand whose timeless collection unites world-famous classic and contemporary furniture, lighting and accessories.Founded in Denmark in 1872, the company has a long history of collaborating with leading international designers to bring their visionary concepts to life – and to the spaces they help transform. Fritz Hansen’s highly distinguished Classic Collection comprises a number of the most iconic pieces of furniture from renowned Danish architects and designers, including Arne Jacobsen’s Egg™
and Series 7™ chairs
and Poul Kjærholm’s PK22™ chair and PK80™ daybed.The Contemporary Collection features new furniture and accessory designs from some of today’s most inspiring, internationally recognized modern designers, including Jaime Hayon, Piero Lissoni, Kasper Salto and Cecilie Manz. Common to all designs is a sculptural artistic expression that blurs the lines between design and art and unites function and form in unprecedented ways, giving each work significant presence and purpose.