Jens Risom’s Classics
The 94 year old Danish-American designer Jens Risom has entered a collaboration with Rocket Gallery in London.
Benchmark has secured the production rights to re-launch Jens Risoms classics from the 1950s and 60s. Risom was born in Denmark in 1916 and went to Design School with Hans J. Wegner and B√∏rge Mogensen, but migrated to the US at the age of 23. He was based in New York where he founded Jens Risom Design in 1949. The first collection of nine furniture classics is exhibited at Rocket Gallery ‚Äì www.rocketgallery.com