Danish Design Award nomination 2022
The HIRATA GEN COLLECTION designed by Lars Vejen and Taijiro Ishiko ( together named studioA27 ) has been chosen as finalist for a Danish Design Award 2022 in the category “Feel Good / Furniture”. See all nominees here ▶︎▶︎
Award design for The Danish Art Foundation
For the first time The Danish Art Foundation awards architecture! Danish Architect and Designer Lars Vejen was commissioned to design the trophy and have created a simple yet strong geometric figure merging elements from archetypical architecture and the circle as a classic, strong symbolic figure. The award is crafted in bronze and encapsulated in solid […]
German Design Award SPECIAL 2021
Another prestigious award to NORDIC straight door handle! Designed by Lars Vejen for Randi A/S using stainless steel and solid birch bark. Form and functionality combined to an aesthetic solution with the surprising extra “feature”; birch bark is by nature highly antibacterial – and remains so!
Winner of the Mentor Award 2020
Architect and Designer Lars Vejen awarded the Mentor Award 2020 by Studenterhus Aarhus and Aarhus Kommune! Nominated by former design intern Oliver Ejlersen – now professional designer graduated from VIA Design in Herning, Denmark.
Lars Vejen becomes partner in NJORDRUM
Architect and Designer Lars Vejen enter as partner in Njordrum. After few months of collaboration, business development and preparation, Lars Vejen enters Njordrum as partner – Njordrum is now equally owned and managed by Martin Wienberg, Steffen Toft and Lars Vejen from the studio and showroom in Aarhus, Denmark. Lars Vejens primary responsibility is the […]
Mentor Award 2020 nominee
Architect and Designer Lars Vejen, founder and owner of Design Studio Lars Vejen, nominated for the “Mentor Award” 2020.
Hirata Gen Collection launch in Tokyo 2020
The HIRATA GEN COLLECTION designed by studioA27 (Design Studio Lars Vejen & Taijiro Ishiko Design) was last week launched at the HGC showroom in Shibuya, Tokyo! The opening party and following exhibition was successfully visited and we are now happy finally to have revealed what we have been preparing for the past 18 months! Thank […]
The D.I.Y. Collection by studioA27 launched in Tokyo
The D.I.Y. Collection designed by studioA27 (Design Studio Lars Vejen & Taijiro Ishiko Design) was on 5th-7th of March 2020 launched at the International Gift Show in Tokyo Big Site! The concept behind the series is to bring attention to the carefully crafted and ultimate quality strings by T.S. Brand (Fuji, Japan) and use these […]
studioA27 website now online!
A creative collaboration by Design Studio Lars Vejen and Taijiro Ishiko Design. Based on our individual backgrounds, we work to join Danish and Japanese aesthetics in new and long lasting designs. We are as our clients, dedicated to honor and embrace the best from both traditional craftsmanship and modern technology, always aiming to reach the […]
Happy New Year 2020!
Dear all I look back at yet another exciting year with wonderful, creative challenges and look forward to much more to come! With one of my this year favourite pictures taken on my way from Indonesia to Japan, I wish you all my best wishes for a long, happy, healthy and fun new year! Lars
RHANDERS launches design collaboration with Lars Vejen
RHANDERS launches a new product line designed by Lars Vejen. Founded in 1811, RHANDERS is one of the finest and longest standing glove-makers in the world. Originally named Randers Garveri & Handskefabrik, then shortened to Randers Handskefabrik and later Randers Handsker, the company has delivered gloves and leather goods to royal families since its inception. […]
Video documentation by FARVE studio, Tokyo
Video and interview documentation of the “Design Collaboration by Lars Vejen, Japan – Denmark 150 years” by FARVE studio from Tokyo. Click here to watch
BØRSEN portrait on Lars Vejen, 2019
Danish newspaper BØRSEN featured a story about Danish Architect and Designer Lars Vejen portrayed partly in his private home and partly in his design studio – both located in same building in the historic part of Aarhus named “Frederiksbjerg”. See and read (Danish only) here
DARC light magazine featuring FACET wall lamp
darc is the only international magazine dedicated to decorative lighting in architecture and interior design. Read about the Red Dot awarded FACET wall lamp from Danish manufacturer Light-Point designed by Danish designer Lars Vejen. Read the online magazine here (story on page 94)
Dinesen FRAMED by Vahle in excellent company!
Designed by Lars Vejen for Vahle using the extraordinary solid wood planks from Dinesen! The result of this unique collaboration was recently nominated for a Danish Design Award 2019
Dinesen FRAMED by Vahle nominated for a Danish Design Award 2019!
Designed by Lars Vejen for Vahle using the extraordinary solid wood planks from Dinesen! The result of this unique collaboration now nominated for a Danish Design Award 2019 in the “Feel Good” category! Winners to be revealed at the award show on May 13th!
FACET wall lamp awarded the German RED DOT design award
FACET wall lamp designed by Lars Vejen for Light-Point awarded the prestigious German Red Dot Design Award 2019 for high design quality!
Red Dot Design Award winner 2019
FACET wall lamp awarded the prestigious Red Dot Design Award 2019. Designed by Lars Vejen for Danish lamp manufacturer Light-Point.
ENSO lamp acquired by the Danish Arts Foundation
The Danish Arts Foundation has acquired ENSO – a pendant lamp designed by Lars Vejen for Japanese manufacturer Kohseki. ENSO is handmade in Kyoto, Japan using only the best materials in combination with modern LED light technology. Photo at restaurant OGATA in Kyoto by photographer Dejan Alankhan.
Njordrum featured in Bo Bedre magazine, April 2019
The new modular wood house concept named Njordrum is featured in the April issue of leading Danish design and life style magazine, Bo Bedre. Njordrum offers minimised, high quality and sustainable architecture with focus on a strong relation between interior and exterior, between human and nature, material and context. The people behind Njordrum are Architect […]
First product launch by studioA27
First design by studioA27 is a dining chair named FLOAT designed for Danish brand Motarasu. Launch at Stockholm Furniture Fair 2019. Danish Architect Lars Vejen and Japanese Designer Taijiro Ishiko have founded a design partnership under the name studioA27. They are running their individual design studios based in Denmark and Japan but have chosen to […]
studioA27 – new Danish/Japanese design partnership
Danish Architect Lars Vejen and Japanese Designer Taijiro Ishiko have founded a design partnership under the name studioA27. They are running their individual design studios based in Denmark and Japan but have chosen to also collaborate using their different cultural backgrounds and skills to create shared projects. First design by studioA27 is a dining chair […]
All my best wishes for a happy new year!
Dear all With a few selected pictures I wish to share some of the amazing moments of my year 2018. This one a little more amazing than “usual”…! Awards, meeting new cultures, exiting design challenges, a home in Japan and new professional partnerships. Thank you all for being and taking part in my journey through […]
Lars Vejen takes part in the Sarugaku Matsuri festival in Tokyo
Design Studio Lars Vejen invited to be part of ‘Denmark open days’ during ‘Sarugaku Matsuri’ festival at The Royal Danish Embassy in Tokyo (7th and 8th of October 2018) Join the festival, meet awarded ‘Designer of the year 2018’ Lars Vejen and see selected works designed for Japanese wood turning company Gato Mikio
Lars Vejen awarded “Designer of the year” 2018!
Lars Vejen awarded “Designer of the year” 2018 by Design Awards! H.R.H. Crown Princess Mary of Denmark presented this prestigious award as guest of honor at the award show in Copenhagen!
Winner “Designer of the year” Design Awards 2018
Lars Vejen awarded by DESIGN AWARDS 2018 in the prestigious category “Designer of the year”. The award was presented by H.R.H. Crown Princess Mary at the award show in Copenhagen Thursday 20th of September 2018.
Design Awards 2018 nominees
All nominees for Design Awards “Designer of The Year” and all other categories 2018 now published! Winners to be revealed at the award show on September 20. Fingers crossed, congratulations to all nominees and thank you Bo Bedre, Boligmagasinet, Nordic Living and Costume Living for the nomination!
Lars Vejen nominated “Designer of the year” 2018
Design Awards is founded by Denmarks leading design- and life style magasines and has in 2018 nominated Lars Vejen as “Designer of the year”! Thank you for this prestigious nomination and your interest in my work! I am looking very much forward to the Award Show and a great night in good company! Thank you!!! […]
Working grant to Design Studio Lars Vejen
The Danish Arts Foundation have granted Design Studio Lars Vejen with a working grant to support the continuous work towards good quality in both design, handcraft and production.