Danish Design can best be described as a trademark or a brand for Denmark. Many Danish design products, design awards and design schools are renowned internationally.
Functional, stylistic and beautiful Danish design
Especially Danish companies producing furniture, fashion clothing, fashion accessories, electronics and household products are known for their stylistic and beautiful design. Hereby the Danish companies have themselves created the brand Danish Design. Today the term Danish Design is often used to describe functional and stylish Danish product design. Danish Design is also often considered to be simple or minimalistic, but yet beautiful.
Danish design awards
The Danish society focuses a lot on promoting and awarding functional and beautiful product design. Therefore you will also find different Danish design awards are being awarded each year to companies which have designed unique products e.g. both Danish Design Association and INDEX:Award hand out design awards each year.
Danish design schools
Danish design schools are known around the world for educating top-class designers. You can find both public and private design schools in Denmark and many foreign design students choose to attend design studies in Denmark.