3 Iconic Arne Jacobsen Furniture Creations & Facts About Hime | The Egg Chair & More (I/II)

If you are a faithful follower of the mid-century or Scandinavian style, you have definitely seen a piece by Arne Jacobsen!

Arne Jacobsen was a Danish architect and furniture designer who was and is currently recognized for his significant contributions to architectural functionalism and for the worldwide success he achieved through his captivating and extravagant designs like the Egg chair.

Before introducing you to Arne’s list of furniture creations, we would like to mention an interesting fact! In case you want to skip it, scroll down to the next section.

Before Arne Jacobsen became a professional architect, he wanted to become a painter, but thanks to the pressure and influence of his parents, he entered the world of architecture. Following this decision, he was admitted to the School of Architecture of the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, where from 1924 to 1927 he studied with Kay Fisker and Kaj Gottlob, both prominent architects and designers who collaborated throughout his career. 

Now that we have shared an interesting fact about his career, is time to begin with the furniture list.

The Egg Chair

The Egg chair is one of Arne Jacobsen’s personal brands. This chair was designed for the inauguration of the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen

Click to know a little more about the Egg chair description.