Anders Arhøj

Anders Arhøj is trained as a multimedia designer and has had his own design studio for the past approximately 10 years. The work being done in the studio includes graphic design, book illustrations, shop decorations and product design.

Anders Arhøj's ceramic design is characterised by his clear inspiration from Japanese ceramics combined with a colourful and characteristic glaze.

Design for Kähler: Unico and Ombria


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Becker & Bache

Mette Bache and Barbara Bendix Becker studied together at the Danish Design School, and formed the design duo R7B Copenhagen after gratuation in 1996.

Recently the two designers have realised the great potential of ceramics as material. It is in fact the perfect material for them to work with, since they both have a passion for reinterpreting old objects and revitalising them through new designs. 

Designs for Kähler: Botanica, Urbania, Magna(the line has been discontinued), Officina(the line has been discontinued) and Nobili


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Cecilie Manz

Born in 1972, Cecilie Manz is educated at the Danish Design School Copenhagen in her native Denmark as well as University of Art and Design in Helsinki, Finland.

Since 1998 she has worked from her own studio for some of the biggest brands in the design industry. As well as exhibiting in her own name in Denmark, Finland, France and Japan, she is celebrated for her unique design all over the world and is the recipient of the If Award, the Red Dot Award, Finn Juhl’s Architectural Prize, Kunstpreis Berlin and the Danish Crown Prince Couples Cultural Award (2014) just to name a few.

Designs for Kähler: Pura (the line has been discontinued) and Kaolin

Dorthe Helm

Dorthe Helm has primarily worked with textiles and accessories for interior design, but has recently discovered the endless possibilities of ceramics. This has resulted in a fruitful cooperation with Kähler, in the Globo candlestick.

Helm’s work is characterized by her sense of detail, which shows in the shapes and in the way she puts together colours and materials to create a graphic and vivid expression.

Helm also provides consultancy services on the choice of textiles and putting together the right colours and materials for companies to design a product or an entire collection. She completed her training as a designer at Design School Kolding in 2002. 

Design for Kähler: Globo


FurnID

Together, Morten Kjær Stovegaard and Bo Strange form the design duo FurnID. The duo values that their designs appear genuine, accommodating and distinctive. FurnID has won the Bo Bedre magazine's award for best design and the prestigious Red Dot award, and their designs have been exhibited several places in Europe. Morten Kjær Stovegaard and Bo Strange are both graduates from the Danish Design School, from the department of industrial design and department of furniture design, respectively.

Design for Kähler: Mellibi


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Hans-Christian Bauer

Hans-Christian Bauer is a Norwegian-born industrial designer. He strives to combine the warmth and uniqueness of ceramics with a rational modern look and a good usefulness. Hans-Christian Bauer graduated from the design department of The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture, in 2010 and has since worked with his own projects in product and furniture design.

Designs for Kähler: Hammershøi


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Jonas Trampedach & Birgitte Due Madsen

Birgitte Due Madsen graduated as a ceramicist from the School of Design Bornholm in 2005 and as a product designer from the Danish Design School in 2008.  She has exhibited at the Charlottenborg Spring Exhibition and at the Danish Museum of Art and Design.

Jonas Trampedach graduated as a designer from the Danish Design School in Copenhagen and the Royal College of Art in London. He has also worked as an international antiques dealer. In 2010, Jonas Trampedach set up his Copenhagen studio, primarily working with product and furniture design.

Designs for Kähler: Ora and Unit


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Jeanette List Amstrup

Jeanette List Amstrup graduated from the Danish Design School in 1994. Since then she has operated her own workshop and has worked for Royal Copenhagen and Höganäs Keramik, among others.

She has exhibited at the Biennale for Crafts and Design, Trapholt and the Spring Exhibition at Charlottenborg. In addition, she has received grants from the Government Art Fund and the Danish National Bank Jubilee Fund.

Designs for Kähler: Mano


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Kähler Design

We find inspiration in our long history (starting in 1839), which shows in our silhouettes, techniques, use of colours and materials. To us the combination of traditions and innovation is the most important, allowing new ideas, techniques and trends to feature prominently in each piece of craftsmanship. This allows us to create a unique design that in a feminine and stylish manner gives each Kähler design a special place in your home.

Kähler Design: Fugato, Nellemann, Ahlmann, Sparedyr and Glazed Cones


Louise Campbell

Louise Campbell graduated from the Danish Design School as an industrial designer in 1995. She is one of Denmark greatest design talents and is particularly known for her furniture and lighting design.

Among many awards and grants, Louise Campbell has received the Government Art Fund's three-year working grant and the Finn Juhl Prize and the Bo Bedre 2005 Designer of the Year award. In 2009, Campbell and Kähler's Fiducia won Boligmagasinet's Design Award in the category “Readers' Favourite".

Designs for Kähler: Fiducia and Cammeo (the line has been discontinued)


Louise Hindsgavl

Louise Hindsgavl is one of the greatest women ceramic artists of today. She has won several grants and her work has been exhibited at many prestigious galleries, in Denmark and abroad. The exhibitions include Trapholt and the Biennale for Contemporary Ceramics in France, and she has received grants from the Danish Arts Foundation.

Hindsgavl is primarily known for her provocative porcelain sculptures, some of which she has designed in collaboration with Kähler. She wants to show us the uncensored version of the world, addressing elements such as provocation, doubt and humor–which is a challenging and enthusiastic form of expression.

Design for Kähler: Stories of Eve


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Michael Geertsen

Michael Geertsen graduated from the Danish Design School in 1993, and his high artistic quality has made his art known throughout the world. He finds inspiration in the meeting between function and sculpture, and his work traces a clear line back to classic ceramics, but shapes and colours are used in such a way that the observer is challenged.

Designs for Kähler: Illumia (the line has been discontinued) and Baristo (the line has been discontinued)


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Marianne Nielsen

Marianne Nielsen graduated as a ceramicist from Design School Kolding in 1999.

She has since operated her own studio in Copenhagen, where she primarily creates unique artwork that is displayed around the world.

Designs for Kähler: Cono, Avvento and Candelina (the line has been discontinued)


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Stine Goya

Stine Goya studied at Central St. Martins in London, where she specialised in fashion and prints. In 2005 she founded the ‘Stine Goya’ fashion brand which today is represented in more than 90 countries.

Stine Goya has a brilliant eye for exciting colour combinations and unique artistic prints. For the Fiora range, she drew inspiration from the organic qualities of clay and from the old traditions of craftsmanship and decoration, which were used by several artists at the Kähler workshop over the years.

Design for Kähler:Fiora


Stilleben

Ditte Reckweg and Jelena Schou Nordentoft both graduated from the Danish Design School (Ceramics and Glass Design) in 2001. They run the design store Stilleben, which features simple and functional design, but always with a detail that makes the difference. Their focus is on precise design and materials and surfaces that highlight the product in the best possible way. Stilleben operates two shops, one in Copenhagen and one in Aarhus.

Designs for Kähler: Omaggio, Omaggio Glass, Bellino and Love Song


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Thora Finnsdottir

Thora Finnsdottir graduated from the Danish Design School in 2009. She is known for her original Scandinavian design, which exquisitely reflects her fascination with the shapes and forms of everyday life, reinterpreted in her own unique form language.

Finnsdottir finds inspiration her native Iceland’s magnificent contrasts – the meeting ground of nature and civilisation, old and new.

Designs for Kähler: Stella


Theis Lorentzen

Theis Lorentzen was among Formland's Upcoming Designers in 2012 and he exhibits his works at several galleries and museums, including the Bornholm Art Museum. Besides developing new designs, he also teaches at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts.

When Lorentzen designed the Mella lamp for Kähler, he put great emphasis on visual and sculptural cohesion. During this process, he also investigated different compositions while reaching towards totality.

Lorentzen graduated from the Danish Design School in 2012.

Designs for Kähler: Mella (the line has been discontinued)


Ursula Munch-Petersen

Ursula Munch-Petersen is a fourth-generation ceramic artist, and she has won many awards and received international acclaim. In 1988 her exceptional talent was recognised, resulting in her selection for one of the Danish Arts Foundation’s three-year stipends. Today her work is exhibited at museums around the world, most notably the esteemed Victoria & Albert Museum in London.

Designs for Kähler: Ursula