ROXY KLASSIK SHOWROOM
JORISVEJ 13
2300 KØBENHAVN S

(+45) 33 33 90 60
ROXY KLASSIK BUTIK
GODTHÅBSVEJ 20
2000 FREDERIKSBERG


Peter Hvidt 1916 – 1986  &


Orla Mølgaard-Nielsen 1907 - 1993

 

Peter Hvidt was trained as an architect from the School of Applied


Arts in Copenhagen in 1940.


Orla Mølgaard -Nielsen had a background in cabinetmaker and was


also in 1940 trained as an architect from the School of Applied Arts .


In 1944 founded Peter Hvidt and Orla Mølgaard -Nielsen their studio


together under the name of  Hvidt & Mølgaard in Copenhagen and


cooperated until 1975.


The studio existed until 2007 when it was split in two, Hvidt


Architects & Holsøe Architects.

Both Hvidt & Mølgaard had a background in furniture design and the


company's early work was in this area .

 

In 1947 they designed the AX chair , which was produced by Fritz


Hansen. It was the first chair that was made in

 

double curved laminated wood and became an icon of their career.


Hvidt & Mølgaard has designed no less than 256 different pieces of


furniture together.

They collaborated with several furniture manufacturers among others


AJ Iversen and Jacob Kjær , Fritz Hansen and Soeborg Furniture .


Besides the many furniture designs , some of their projects in 1970


together with Hans Kristensen, single-family homes,

 

residential and office buildings and factories, and the new Little Belt


Bridge.

 

The Danish Sugar Factories in Copenhagen 1958

Collective Houses in Soelleroed , Hilleroed and Birkeroed 1962 - 1970

 

The Little Belt Bridge 1965 - 1970

 

The Vejlefjord Bridge was completed in 1980.

Designers -> Hvidt & Mølgaard

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Peter Hvidt & Orla Mølgaard Nielsen
Fritz Hansen
AX- chair in beech / original red fabric
2 pcs. in stock
Good condition
Shown in Roxy Klassik Showroom - Jorisvej 11, 2300 KBH. S.
Item number. 1028147, 1028148
Price: 4,200,- DKK per item
no.1028147, 1028148
no.1025698 Peter Hvidt & Orla Mølgaard / France & Søn
Sofa with base of oak. Cushions of wool.
Used condition, see photo
Item number. 1025698
Price: 22,800,- DKK per item