Jørgen Møller

Jørgen Møller

  • Dates 1930
  • Nationality Danish

Mr. Jørgen Møller was born in 1930 and he has throughout his life worked and lived as an architect and industrial designer.

Mr. Møller has an idiom of functionality and form simplicity. The idiom was founded during the ‘60s through collaboration with the world famous architect Mr. Arne Jacobsen, and the idiom comprises Mr. Møller’s consistentrequirements for functionality and form simplicity.“For me a form and function is the most important thing and I therefore make a pride in simplicity, art” – Jørgen Møller.

The starting point for all Mr. Møller’s creations is the perception that every single item, which we use during the day, should have a shape which will not only meet functional requirements, but also satisfy our aesthetic sense.

Mr. Møller is a designer for life as he never stops designing: “I draw incessantly and I am dealing with many things. When given the question 'which creation is your best?' I always reply 'the next'”.

1961-1967: employed by Prof. Arne Jacobsen Design Studio.
1967-1969: employed by Prof. Erik Herløw, pioneer of Danish Design and founder of the design line at Charlottenborg architecture.
While working for Prof. Herløw, Mr. Møller’s desire for starting his own design company initiated.

Collaborations - Jørgen Møller has collaborated with many Danish companies among others Royal Copenhagen, Georg Jensen, Torben Ørskov & Co., Depadova Milan, and of course Askman Furniture.

The following museums have exhibited some of Mr. Møller’s designs: the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) in New York City, Modern Art Jerusalem, Louisiana Museum and Museum Arken.



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