Article from the 2012-03-06
The German young designer Gesa Hansen already reached high recognition in the design scene a few years ago. For her first own collection “Remix”, which appeared under the label „The Hansen Family“, she received two Red Dot Awards as well as the Good Design Award, among others. Now also the German magazine Elle Decoration honors Gesa Hansen’s work and names her Newcomer of the Year 2012. Moreover she has been nominated for the Interior Design Award of the Elle Decoration Magazine.
Gesa Hansen already worked as freelance designer in Paris since 2007. The work of organic materials and the specifically usage of colourful elements are characteristic for her designs and offer the unmistakable hand-writing of Gesa Hansen. Design-talend and the expertise using wood are a family talent of the Hansens: Also father Hans Hansen produces high quality working, living and object furniture in the eponymous company.
About Elle Decoration:
Elle Decoration is an interior magazine that talks about novelties and innovations of design, arts and architecture. Sophisticated interior design is made learnable in the Elle Decoration Magazine. The magazine chooses one design-newcomer every year, and moreover it offers the International Design Award (EDIDA), which is deemed a recognized award for interior design.