Danish design at Ipanema

danish furniture on ipanema

During the Olympic Games in Rio Denmark  has an exhibition pavilion on Ipanema Beach. The pavilion is designed by Henning Larsen Architects as a tent construction inspired by the famous Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer.

Named “Heart of Europe” the pavilion forms the setting for an exhibition of Danish design and Danish solutions in a broader sense. Here will be examples of sustainable architecture, industrial design, cool designer bikes and more. There is also planned a number of exciting events and activities.

The exhibition also displays several examples of the very best Danish furniture design.

The exhibition takes place  3 – 31 August 2016

Watch the movie here.

Read more about the exhibition and the many activities here.