Danish design company Louis Poulsen has worked in collaboration with architects such as Poul Henningsen for over 70 years, developing many iconic lights available today. Architectural ambience is combined with function and comfort, providing a "feel good factor" to an artificially lit environment. Read the Brand Story
Louis Poulsen's approach to architectural development began with its collaboration with famous and well respected lighting designers, like Poul Henningsen. Together they created a lighting and product philosophy encompassed by the words "function", "comfort" and "ambience". This philosophy continues to influence simple and functional product design, which focuses on well-being and the perception of artificial light, which leads to the creation of unique lighting environments. Louis Poulsen's approach to lighting lies in a very strict and uncompromising product philosophy grounded in simplicity. All elements must serve a light-related purpose. The result is a product line that displays simple and discreet designs ideally suited to all types of architecture across cultural styles.
Arne Jacobsen (1902-1971) was trained as a bricklayer and graduated from The Technical Society's...