The Bold Oksen is Back - Relaunch of Arne Jacobsen's iconic chair




Mon-Sat, 10am-6:30pm, Sun, 11am-5pm, Talk on Thurs 21, 5pm

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Talk / Seminar

The bold & refined Oksen makes a comeback! Fritz Hansen are relaunching the legendary status chair by Arne Jacobsen. Panel Discussion chaired by design theorist Betti Marenko will explore Status Symbols, what is it that makes an object powerful and desired?

The freshly relaunched Oksen will be on display throughout the festival 16th-24th September.

Oksen, a striking power statement, originally designed by Arne Jacobsen will trigger a Panel Discussion chaired by design theorist Betti Marenko and Christian Andresen the Head of Design of Fritz Hansen. What makes an object impactful? Is there a design DNA of Status Symbols? The panel will discuss how status, desire and meaning are expressed by design across various cultures and centuries.

Panel Discussion will take place at the Fritz Hansen Shwroom at 5:30pm on Thursday 21st September. RSVP to essential.

Founded in 1872, Republic of Fritz Hansen™ is one of the world's leading design manufacturers within premium furniture design. Fritz Hansen is renowned for its quality and collection of design icons through collaborations with some of the world's most influential architects and designers; including Arne Jacobsen, Poul Kjaerholm, and more recently Jaime Hayon and Cecilie Manz to name but a few.

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