Light and Nordic, robust and elegant, Hven is named after the Swedish island in Øresund, the strait between Denmark and Sweden.
The bar stool has the same open and inviting signature and comfort as the dining chair, while the extra long legs have transverse poles for extra strength and support.
I want to create products that people care about. Something they don’t see as a utility object but as something that has value and isn’t just discarded after use. Products they want to preserve for a long-term relationship.’ Anton Björsing is a trained cabinet maker with the inherent will and properties of wood as his key professional focus. The long-term perspective is a vital factor for the Swedish designer, who sees his curiosity, his knowledge of materials and his ability to take on a given challenge as the key elements in his practice.
We are a Danish design company with roots deeply grounded in Scandinavian design and tradition for good craftsmanship. We are owned by Jesper and Vibeke Panduro, who live with their two children in the Northern harbour city of Aalborg. This is where Skagerak was founded too, back in 1976, when the first dreams of making long-lasting design took form.