The list of international design prizes and awards, Knud Holscher has received for his work, is impressive and constantly growing. This makes him one of the most honoured contemporary Danish architects and designers.
Knud Holscher graduated from the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in 1957. From 1960-64, he worked as a partner in the office of Arne Jacobsen as associated architect for the realisation of St. Catherine’s College, University of Oxford.
Knud Holscher has attracted international attention with products like d line, a series of architectural fittings, the Quinta and Jilly spotlights for the German light manufacturer ERCO, the busstops for AFA JCDecaux in Copenhagen and Aarhus and the Ifö sanitary items to mention just a few. Many of these design icons have become part of the Danes’ everyday life.
Website by Knud Holscher