Arne Jacobsen`s design is a good example of the renown Danish design The Opera in Copenhagen is one the many beautiful building you can find in Copenhagen The VM Houses in Copenhagen The Waves in Vejle is beautiful places by the Vejle Fjord

Danish Design & Architecture

Danish design products are the essence of high quality, creativity, simplicity and comfort.


What is Danish design?

Modern Danish design is part of the Danes’ national identity and daily life. Industrial design, furniture and aesthetic objects have always been some of Denmark's biggest exports, and have the focus on simplicity, quality and comfort.

 
What is Danish architecture?

Danish architecture has a long history and world famous architectural buildings can be seen right across the globe. From the iconic Sydney Opera House designed by Jørn Utzon to the world's best residential house in 2011 the "8 House" designed by Bjarke Ingels in Copenhagen. During the 1990s, Danish architecture increasingly focused on Neo-Modernism and issues surrounding sustainability. A good example of this is Terminal 3 at Copenhagen International Airport. Today these beliefs are still highly valued in Danish architecture.

 

The most famous Danish designers, known for famous their design classics is:
  • Børge Mogensen
  • Finn Juhl
  • Hans Wegner
  • Arne Jacobsen
  • Poul Kjærholm
  • Poul Henningsen
  • Verner Panton 
  • Nana Ditzel
  • Jacob Jensen
 
Here some of the famous Danish fashion designers:
  • Malene Birger
  • Munthe plus Simonsen
  • Ivan Grundahl
  • Hummel
  
There are and has been many world renown Danish architects:
  • Jørn Utzon: The Opera House in Sydney, The Parliament building in Kuwait
  • Arne Jacobsen: National Bank in Copenhagen and Aarhus City Hall
  • Johan Otto Von Spreckelsen: La Grande Arche in Paris
  • Bjarke Ingels: 8-tallet and Mountain Dwellings in Copenhagen, West 57 Project in Manhattan in New York

 

One of the most famous architecture buildings in Denmark is:
  • The Blue Planet in Copenhagen
  • 8-tallet in Copenhagen
  • The Opera in Copenhagen
  • The Black Diamant in Copenhagen
  • Aros Art Museum in Aarhus
  • Moesgaard Museum in Aarhus
  • Utzon Center in Aalborg 
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Architectural Highlights in Denmark

National Aquarium Denmark

National Aquarium Denmark

In Northern Europe's largest aquarium you can discover the ocean wildlife from all over the world and one of Denmark`s architectural pearls.

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The Royal Playhouse

The Royal Playhouse

Explore one of the newest architecture favorites in Copenhagen - The Royal Playhouse.

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The Royal Danish Opera House

The Royal Danish Opera House

The new royal opera house is an architectural masterpiece.

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The Tietgen Students' Residence

The Tietgen Students' Residence

An architectural spot you can´t miss is The New Students' Residence in Copenhagen.

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Bølgen (The Wave)

Bølgen (The Wave)

The Waves is a residential landmark building at the Intel in Vejle.

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8TALLET

8TALLET

8TALLET follows the pattern of architectural masterpieces in Ørestad in Copenhagen.

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The Black Diamond

The Black Diamond

Visit one of the most beautiful architectural libraries in the world right out to Copenhagen harbour.

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Aros Art Museum

Aros Art Museum

Aros Museum is a must-see attraction and at the same time an architecture highlight in Denmark

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LEGO® House

LEGO® House

The new 12,000-square-meter LEGO® House has just opened in September 2017

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Design Hotels in Denmark

Hotel Nimb

Hotel Nimb

Stay in an impressive fairy tale hotel right in the middle of Tivoli Gardens.

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Tivoli Hotel

Tivoli Hotel

Enjoy the complete Tivoli experience by combining your visit in Tivoli Amusement Park with a stay at Tivoli Hotel.

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AC Hotel Bella Sky Copenhagen

AC Hotel Bella Sky Copenhagen

In AC Hotel Bella Sky Copenhagen, you will experience Nordic quality, design, comfort and service in exclusive surroundings.

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Skt. Petri Hotel

Skt. Petri Hotel

Stay at SKT. PETRI an unique historic 5 star design hotel in the heart of Copenhagen.

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Hotel Oasia

Hotel Oasia

Hotel Oasia is the newest boutique and design hotel in the heart of Aarhus city.

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Hotel Copenhagen Island

Hotel Copenhagen Island

Quietly located on Kalvebod Brygge you will find the stylish Copenhagen Island with a superb view over the Copenhagen harbour.

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Danish Architecture

Top Nordic Architecture

Oslo Opera House

Oslo Opera House

The Opera House is the new landmark for Oslo.

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The Royal Danish Opera House

The Royal Danish Opera House

The new royal opera house is an architectural masterpiece.

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Harpa

Harpa

Iceland`s biggest concert hall is also one of Iceland`s most impressive architecture Buildings.

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Aros Art Museum

Aros Art Museum

Aros Museum is a must-see attraction and at the same time an architecture highlight in Denmark

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8TALLET

8TALLET

8TALLET follows the pattern of architectural masterpieces in Ørestad in Copenhagen.

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National Aquarium Denmark

National Aquarium Denmark

In Northern Europe's largest aquarium you can discover the ocean wildlife from all over the world and one of Denmark`s architectural pearls.

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Löyly Design Sauna

Löyly Design Sauna

Spoil yourself in one of the new absolutely top highlights in Helsinki.

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The SkyView

The SkyView

The views of Stockholm from Sky View are brilliant. You will explore Stockholm, built on 14 islands, in all directions and you can even see some of Stockholm’s glittering archipelago.

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Temppeliaukio Church

Temppeliaukio Church

The Temppeliaukio Church is one of Helsinki`s most spectacular attractions, quarried out of the natural bedrock.

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