Bergen National Academy of the Arts

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Bergen National Academy of the Arts

Pared back aesthetics mirror their Nordic environment...

Whilst we predictably saw lots of genre-defying, conformity challenging, high-concept designs from the Greenhouse’s young designers at this year’s Stockholm Design Fair, one group stood out for keeping things typically Scandinavian – and very pared back. With a strong focus on light woods, craft and the Nordic environment; the students of the Bergen National Academy of the Arts each created a life-sized prototype inspired by their travels and experiences. Simple and elegant, these student’s designs remind us that you don’t always need to push boundaries to create something beautiful…

Bergen National Academy of the Arts

Elisabeth Våpenstad Holm – Tinde

Bergen National Academy of the Arts

Silje Nesdal – Futo

Bergen National Academy of the Arts

Natasha Bendiksen Crona – Maple

Bergen National Academy of the Arts

Anna Birna – Broti

Bergen National Academy of the Arts

Martin Ramstad Rygner – Vi-To

Bergen National Academy of the Arts

Marte Straalberg – Ida

Bergen National Academy of the Arts

Lars Beller Fjetland – Nuki

Bergen National Academy of the Arts

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