Ebbe Gehl

 

Decorating inspiration

Leading Danish designer Ebbe originally trained as a cabinet maker in Copenhagen, completing his apprenticeship with highest honours.

Ebbe trained as a cabinet-maker in Copenhagen, completing his apprenticeship with highest honours. He went on to study at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts' School of Design and to lecture at Edinburgh College of Art, before setting up Nissen & Gehl with Søren Nissen.

The partners are committed to sustainability, and believe that "nothing is less ecological than a product with a short shelf-life". Winners of many international awards, their unique and functional furniture has been exhibited in Europe, Japan and the USA and their Naver Collection cemented their reputation for sleek, contemporary Danish design.

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