about Johannes Foersom

JOHANNES FOERSOM (born 1947)

For the last 25 years Johannes Foersom (born 1947) and Peter Hiort-Lorenzen (born 1943) have been two of the foremost exponents of Danish furniture design. They both have craft training and academic background. Both have taught at Denmarks Designskole. Together they have worked for a long list of Danish



and foreign companies and their work has been awarded several times. The design of Johannes Foersom and Peter Hiort-Lorenzen is characterized by functionalism combined with beautiful shape. For more than 20 years they have had a productive and successful collaboration with Erik Joergensen Moebelfabrik.