Knud Erik Hansen is the CEO of Carl Hansen & Søn, a Danish furniture-maker and the largest manufacturer of furniture by renowned Danish designer Hans J Wegner. He joins us on the phone from New York to discuss the brand’s values and the threat posed by copycat producers.
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Reiko Kaneko made her name as a ceramicist but has recently turned her hand to furniture design in a collaboration with renowned London-based modern furniture manufacturer and retailer SCP. She tells us about her Orlando chair.
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A public bench can be more than just a place to sit. The Strawberry Tree is a solar-powered seat that can charge your phone while you enjoy the view. Monocle’s Belgrade correspondent Guy De Launey investigates.
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