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 ▶︎▶︎  

DesignCollaboRations by Lars Vejen

Design Studio Lars Vejen establishes sales company and showroom under the name “Designcollaborations by Lars Vejen”. The showroom will present selected designs by Lars Vejen and offer inspiration among a wide collection of products designed for both architectural integration, exterior, interior and personal accessories. Visit (by appointment only) at Maserativej 5, 7100 Vejle / Contact […]

WoodSign – more than just a sign

Designed by Design Studio Lars Vejen for dansign, WoodSign is more than just a sign – it is a perfect synergy between natures material, classic, long lasting design and functionality. Designed to last and to interact with both historical and modern architectural context. Watch and hear the story behind ▶︎ Film by N´fellows agency

Launch of the first Hirata Gen Collection

From February 10th to 19th 2021, the first HIRATA GEN COLLECTION will be launched in Tokyo and online! Explore a series of furniture with innovative details and focus on all natural materials; solid ash wood, pure uncolored wool, leather and canvas and for use in both domestic and professional interiors. The collection is designed by […]

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.

CALDERA lamp launch

Designed by Design Studio Lars Vejen for LIK, the CALDERA pendant lamp is made by craftsmen in Indonesia using traditional hammering methods. The aluminium lamp shade comes in three different sizes and various colors – each mounted on special designed hanger with integrated LED light ensuring a perfect balance between form and functionality. Photo by […]

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 […]

Portrait in Fyens Stiftstidende & Fyns Amtsavis

Lars Vejen Fyens Stiftstidende_Fyns Amts avis

Portrait from interview and visit at Design Studio Lars Vejen by Danish news media “Fyens Stiftstidende” and “Fyns Amts Avis” by Journalist Trine Grauholm. Photo by Jens Thaysen Read and see the portrait (Danish text only)  

Design Collaborations by Lars Vejen awarded by the Danish Arts Foundation

Design Collaborations by Lars Vejen_A. Petersen_Cph_Photo by Dejan Alankhan_I2A7704_DAF Award

The exhibition DESIGN COLLABORATIONS by Lars Vejen has been awarded by the Danish Arts Foundation – see and explore the many and diverse new designs created by Lars Vejen in close collaboration with Japanese and Danish craftsmen and manufacturing companies. The exhibition is open at Gallery A. Petersen Collection & Craft in Copenhagen until 11/2 […]

Design Collaborations by Lars Vejen / Kyoto and Copenhagen

Design Collaborations by Lars Vejen_A. Petersen_Cph_Photo by Dejan Alankhan_I2A7667

Two succesfull exhibitions has now been realised – one at The Kyoto Museum of Traditional Crafts in Kyoto, Japan (3/11 – 3/12 2017) and one at Gallery A. Petersen Collection & Craft in Copenhagen, Denmark (8/12 2017 – 11/2 2018). Both exhibiting almost the 30 new designs by Lars Vejen created in close collaboration with Japanese and Danish craftsmen […]

Bo Bedre portrait on Design Collaborations by Lars Vejen

Bo Bedre Lars Vejen portrait 2017

Leading Danish interior design magazine BO BEDRE writes about the near thirty new designs by Lars Vejen created with Japanese and Danish craftsmen and manufacturing companies – all as part of Lars Vejens project and exhibition named DESIGN COLLABORATIONS (Danish text only) BoBedre December 2017 Lars Vejen Design Collaborations Japan_Denmark 150 years exhibition

Design Collaborations by Lars Vejen / Celebrating Japan – Denmark 150 years

DKJP 150 by Lars Vejen exhibition poster 20170913 FINAL

2017 is the 150 anniversary year of trade and collaboration between Japan and Denmark. As a contribution to the celebration Lars Vejen will be curating a new DESIGN COLLABORATIONS event with an exhibition at The Kyoto Museum of Traditional Crafts in Kyoto, Japan, at Gallery A. Petersen Collection & Craft in Copenhagen, Denmark and online. The […]

Design Collaborations / Japan – Denmark 150 years anniversary

Lars Vejen Japan Denmark 150 years anniversary 2017

2017 is the 150 anniversary year of trade and collaboration between Japan and Denmark. As a contribution to the celebration Lars Vejen will be curating a new DESIGN COLLABORATIONS event with an exhibition at The Kyoto Museum of Traditional Crafts in Japan and online. The exhibitions will show new designs by Lars Vejen created in […]

DANISH design and JAPANESE craftsmanship

ENSO lamp design Lars Vejen for KOHSEKI

First collaboration in Japan for Danish Architect and Designer Lars Vejen has just been signed with the Kyoto based company KOHSEKI – the first company in Japan to discover the wonderful synergy of traditional Japanese architecture and Danish furniture. Today a leading supplier of Danish exclusive vintage design to high end projects both within and […]

20/2 Anniversary celebration

Lars Vejen & Taijiro Ishiko 20160901

1st of September 2016 I celebrate 2 years with my own design studio and 20 years of professional work with Architecture and Design! It has been a fantastic journey and I wish to thank both those of you I have worked with since the very beginning and the many new people in companies today part […]

Interview by Formica at SFF 2015

Interview by Formica at Stockholm Furniture Fair 2015 about Lars Vejens use of HPL (high pressure laminate) in his design for Swedish outdoor manufacturer HAGS. Click here to see interview