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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.


Conservation of embroidered tapestries designed by Aristide Maillol

Until the end of May, the conservation work of two rare embroidered tapestries designed by Aristide Maillol (1861-1944) begins. Conservator Maj Ringgaard will be working by the Creme de la Creme exhibition and we encourage you to visit Maj during your visit at the museum.

I can create

Over a three-year period, Lighthouse Aviation Group will support Designmuseum Danmark’s efforts to reach out to children seeking asylum and young refugees

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Listen to Danish design: New Podcast


Welcome to Designmuseum Danmark’s podcast ‘Danish design podcast’.

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In this podcast you will get an understanding of Danish design. Both today and back in time. You will get to know world-famous designers like Hans Wegner, Børge Mogensen and Arne Jacobsen. And how these great pioneers still inspire designers in Denmark and around the world.

You will get an understanding of the qualities that makes Danish design special. From the famous chairs from the Golden Age of Danish design to the modern solutions of today, where designers bring important issues like sustainability and environmental issues into their designs.

The Danish design podcast is made in collaboration with Tourism+ Culture Lab

With support from

Region Hovedstaden

Greater Copenhagen


Wonderful Copenhagen

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.

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