The Egg Chair Creator: Interesting Facts About Arne Jacobsen

Finally, we have brought you a few interesting facts about one of the favorites furniture designers of contemporary style, yes! The one and only Arne Jacobsen. He is widely recognized as a very influential figure in Scandinavian, one of the most famous designers when it comes to contemporary style, and last but no least the Egg chair creator.

Scroll down and get to know why is Arne Jacobsen so loved!

1. He originally wanted to be a painter

On that occasion, Arne Jacobsen was fortunate that his father’s decisions were “wise and calculated” since he was the one who decided the career he was going to study. The situation is interesting because normally parents are not the ones who should decide the professional trajectory of their children, but in this case, it resulted in a resounding success making it an icon in furniture design.

2. He won several awards

Thanks to her well-earned awards, she boosted his career. One of the defining awards for success and recognition was the Danish Association of Architects for their “House of the Future” design.

3. He was the mind behind the Egg chair

The Egg chair is his most iconic creation, offering features such as 

  • High-density Cushioning
  • Swivels and Tilt Lock
  • Curvature-true fiberglass shell
  • PU-injected foam wrapped in synthetic Dacron silk