In Scandinavian Modern, Magnus Englund and Chrystina Schmidt of celebrated Scandinavian design store Skandium in London trace the development of the Scandinavian style, introduce key designers and their work and take a privileged peep into some of the most stylish and interesting homes in Scandinavia. The first section, Elements, takes a lively look at Scandinavian design in the context of materials: wood, glass, textiles, ceramics and so on. The second section. Living, offers an in-depth visual survey of 12 outstanding homes in Denmark. Sweden and Finland, ranging from modern country houses to sophisticated city-centre apartments. The accompanying text provides a fascinating insight into each home, describing its design, planning and evolution.
Magnus Englund, who wrote the text, and Chrystina Schmidt, who sourced the locations, are co-founders and director of Skandium, the well-known chain of stores selling modern Scandinavian furniture and homeware.
- Dimensions: 254x216 inches
- Extent: 144 Colour Pictures, 225 colour photographs