Meubles pour le peuple

Exhibition

Design

Meubles pour le peuple

Past: May 7 → July 19, 2015

In the years 1942-1967, FDB, the cooperative movement in Denmark produced a series of inexpensive and functional furniture, which played a large part in the expansion of modern Danish design. The originals have become sought-after vintage objects and since 2013 several models have been successfully redesigned.

  • Un avenir glorieux et heureux Lecture Tuesday, May 19, 2015 7 PM → 10 PM

    Conférence en anglais de Per H. Hansen

    Per H. Hansen, grand spécialiste des meubles danois et auteur de « En lys og lykkelig fremtid » (Un avenir glorieux et heureux, 2015), sur l’industrie du meuble et l’aventure du design danois au 20ème siècle.

  • L’anniversaire d’une icône Lecture Monday, June 1, 2015 7 PM → 10 PM

    In 1925, the PH lamp was presented for the first time at the Paris universal exhibition. On the occasion of the 90th anniversary of this icon, Thomas Dickson, author of Danish Design, tells us the story of the lamp and its creator, the Danish architect Poul Henningsen.

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142, avenue des Champs-Élysées


75008 Paris

T. 01 56 59 17 40 — F. 01 56 59 17 41

www.maisondudanemark.dk

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Opening hours

Tuesday – Friday, 1 PM – 7 PM
Saturday & Sunday, 1 PM – 6 PM
Ouvert les jours fériés.

Admission fee

Free entrance

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Venue schedule

The artists

  • Poul M. Volther
  • Hans Wegner
  • Jørgen Bækmarks
  • Ejvind A. Johansson
  • Paul Henningsen
  • Børge Mogensen
  • Folke Pålsson