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News & recommen­dations

Apart from exhibitions, events, publications, research, library and learning activities a lot of other things are happening at Designmuseum Danmark. Stay tuned for our recommendations and news about design here.

 

New visual identity for Designmuseum Danmark

10 April 2017

On 10 May Designmuseum Danmark will launch a new visual profile. The two companies Urgent.Agency and Stupid Studio are the creative forces behind a new brand identity and a new digital platform.

More to come soon.

 

Major new design festival launches in Denmark

25  April 2017

Danish Design Festival is a significant new initiative, uniting Danish design events and organisations for the first time. Taking place in locations across Denmark from 4 May to 9 June 2017, the first edition of the festival will promote and celebrate diversity in Danish design and craft through exhibitions, experiences, talks, conferences and awards.

Read more here

 

Colour Diary of New York - new film about the danish textile designer Margrethe Odgaard

1 Marts 2017

In collaboration with Louisiana Channel, Designmuseum Danmark introduces the film: “Colour Diary of New York” about the danish award-winning textile designer Margrethe Odgaard. Immerse yourself in Odgaards fascinating design universe.

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New publication: Tin-Glazed Earthenware 1600-1800

1 February 2017

“Tin-Glazed Earthenware from the Netherlands, France, and Germany 1600-1800” by Ulla Houkjær.

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New record in visitor numbers

1 January 2017

Design sells tickets. This fact is proven by the rise in visitor numbers from 2017, where 229.179 visitors went through the museum’s front door.

The museum's annual report wins Graphis award

1 December 2016

Designmuseum Danmark took home gold when the magazine GRAPHIS in 2016 decided to award the museum’s annual report with gold. The annual report was designed by Jarl Axel Studio, and it was nominated in the category “Annual Reports 2014-2016”.

Visit Graphis here

Places to see - New designguide for Copenhagen

1 October 2016

The guide is curated design guide with recommendations on what to see and do with for design lovers in Copenhagen. It is created in collaboration with Wonderful Copenhagen and distributed only at the museum’s ticket office. It is free.

Come get your copy today.