Launching Studio Vibeke Skar webshop
Vibeke Skar is interested in local production. This has resulted in a special collection that comes in limited editions and is produced in Norway.
In october we will launch a webshop with a vernissage at Galleri Format. There will be an exhibition where all the items are for sale.
Please contact us if you want to see the products live at Galleri Format the 25th of october.
Julie Le Ster will be part of our team! We are very excited!
Julie Le Ster, student in Product Design. Third year of a five-year Master Degree at L’École de Design Nantes Atlantique in France. She is interested in daily objects accessible for everyone and will study culinary design the next two years.
100% Norway 2013
Studio Vibeke Skar will exhibit the jewellery box by Vist at the Dray Walk Gallery and the Evergreen copper lamp with Northern Lighting and Studio Jens Praet at Designjunction.
For a full decade, the annual 100% Norway exhibition has sourced and presented the very best contemporary product and furniture coming out of Norway. This year they are thrilled to announce the best and most exciting line up yet for the tenth anniversary show.
Studio Vibeke Skar will show the new products Nobel vase collection and Evergreen copper lamp among other products at Khio during Designers Saturday in Oslo. We will also show the Arctic table collection and FYR table light at Hole Design, Skøyen, Oslo.
Designers Saturday Oslo is the only national exhibition event in Norway, dedicated to furniture, textiles, lighting, flooring and other interior and design related products aimed at both industry professionals and the wider design aware public.
100% Norway 2012, London
Studio Vibeke Skar will exhibit The Royal Family Collection at the Dray Walk Gallery at Tent London in Brick Lane.
100% Norway 2012 will showcase works of both established and up-and-coming designers, and will include a number of the country’s leading manufacturers. This is the ninth time the exhibition visits London to act as a door opener for Norwegian designers and manufacturers to the British market and simultaneously build awareness of Norwegian design in the UK and internationally.
Arctic Collection are one of Norway's top 100 most important design icons!
Widar Halleen, the CEO of the Museum of Decorative Arts and Design in Oslo has rated the 100 Norwegian design icons the last 100 years. And the Arctic Collection is on the list!
Nominated for the Bo Bedre Design Award 2012, Best lamp of the year
The Evergreen lamp was nominated for the Bo Bedre Design Award, Best lamp of the year! The winner was announced at the Ekeberg restaurant in Oslo.
This is the 4th time Bo Bedre Magazine is arranging the Design Award and for the first time all the products are from Norwegian producers or designers!
Scheibler Talent Award in design 2012, Oslo
Studio Vibeke Skar was awarded the Scheibler Talent Award in design 2012. The Prize ceremony was held at The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design in Oslo.
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The International Contemporary Furniture Fair 2012, New York
Studio Vibeke Skar will exhibit the Story Lamp toghether with Ida Noemi at the Javits Center in Manhattan. The exhibition is being assembled in conjunction with Innovation Norway, The Consulate General of Norway, and Møbelrådet.
ICFF is North America’s premier showcase for contemporary design, the ICFF annually lures those in determined pursuit of design’s timely truths and latest trends to an encyclopedic exhibition of up-to-the-moment offerings, as well as a series of fascinating, fun, edifying programs, and a packed schedule of exhibits and features.
The List of the Thief, Oslo
Studio Vibeke Skar will exhibit the Fyr toghether with Ida Noemi and the Artic Collection and Evergreen Lamp together with Jens Praet on the exhibtion "The List of the Thief" in Skur 13 at Tjuvholmen.
In context with Petter Stordalen that opens a new hotel at Tjuvholmen called The Thief, he arranges an exhibition with young Norwegian designers.
Nominated for the Designaward 2012 Technoport
The Evergreen lamp was nominated for the Designaward 2012 Technoport! The exhibition of the nominees of the Year, Best Design, is at the Nordenfjeldske Museum of Decorative Arts and Design in Trondheim, Norway.
Behind the price is the Department of Product Design at NTNU in collaboration with the Norwegian Industrial Designers NID and Partners for innovation, NTE, SpareBank1 SMN, SINTEF and NTNU. In the seven years the price has been in existence it has managed to become one of the nation's most prestigious awards for designers, and the nominee holds every year an international level.
Story Lamp by Leitmotiv
Studio Vibeke Skar and designer Ida Noemi proudly announces that Story Lamp will be produced by Present Time for the brand Leitmotiv!
Leitmotiv products are so called to reflect their strong and timeless design elements that appear in each and every collection. Their products surprise everybody with daring and challenging designs, which makes this collection unique to the world.
Corcoran Museum of Art, Washington DC
Studio Vibeke Skal will exhibit the Story Lamp toghether with Ida Noemi and the Artic Collection together with Jens Praet on the exhibtion "The Exceptional everyday" at the Corcoran Museum of Art in Washington DC.
The Exceptional Everyday is an exhibition showcasing the dynamic and witty work of nine contemporary Norwegian industrial designers. The exhibit featuring objects which tweaks a seemingly mundane object or process and, in doing so, creates an exceptional experience.
100% Norway, London
Studio Vibeke Skar will exhibit two prototypes of Story collection together with Ida Noemi. As the winner of the 100% Norway Design Award she will also be launching Evergreen lamp together with Studio Jens Praet for Northern Lighting.
100% Norway 2011 will showcase works of both established and up-and-coming designers, and feature a number of the country’s leading manufacturers. This will be the eight time the exhibition visits London to act as a door opener for Norwegian designers and manufacturers to the British market and simultaneously build awareness of Norwegian design in the UK and internationally.
Paris Design Week, Docks en Seine
After the successful exhibition at BHV, Studio Vibeke Skar and Studio Jens Praet are exhibiting Evergreen lamp for Northern Lighting at Docks en Seine during Paris Design Week.
Anne-France Berthelon and Anna Yudina are curating an exhibition at Docks en Seine during Paris Design Week, showing a selection of Norwegian design and products. This will be the launching of Paris Design Week and we are very excited to be part of it!
Je ne suis pas qu’un objet, l'Observatorium BHV
Studio Vibeke Skar and Studio Jens Praet are launching Evergreen lamp for Northern Lighting at BHV in Paris.
The exhibition entitled "I am not just an object” takes the visitor behind the scenes to discover the design and development of a project from its conception to its final development, a stage design by Gregory and Lacoua JS Lagrange with among others Humberto and Fernando Campana for Alessi, Jean-Louis and Philippe Starck Fréchin Parrot and François Mascarello…
Evergreen wins 100% Norway Design Competition!
The winner of the first ever 100% Norway Design Competition is Northern Lighting together with designers Vibeke Skar and Jens Praet for the lamp Evergreen.
Of the winning entry, the jury said the following: "There was a very positive response all round from the judges on this design, and Vibeke and Jens were announced by the jury’s media contingent as being 'stars in the making'. The lamp has a strong storytelling aspect to it, conjuring up nostalgic images of Norwegian boat yards with the wire fastening, and the jury also commented on the subtle but attractive contrast offered by referencing industrially produced old metal factory lamps in luxurious hand blown glass”.
Stockholm Furniture fair
Launching the Evergreen lamp by Studio Vibeke Skar and Studio Jens Praet for Northern Lighting and exhibiting Arctic Collection at Norway Now, Clarion Sign Hotel.
Studio Vibeke Skar will show her new design together with SHE design, Bente Lund-Larsen and Heidi Borthne at Stockholm Furniture Fair.
Stockholm Furniture Fair is a trade fair, which takes place at Stockholm International Fairs in Älvsjö. Here you will find the most comprehensive range of furniture, offices, design and textiles. The fair is now considered to be one of the most interesting design fairs in the world.
Story lamp by Studio Vibeke Skar and Ida Noemi Vidal will be exhibited at the IMM Cologne international Furniture fair with TEAM 7 Natürlich Wohnen.
IMM cologne showcases the home interiors of the future. The important suppliers from Germany, the rest of Europe and all over the world will present their latest products here. IMM cologne is the central meeting place for suppliers and decision-makers.
Studio Vibeke Skar is exhibiting Lily Lamp and has teamed up with 12 Oslo-based designers, Anderssen & Voll, Vibeke Skar, StokkeAustad, SHE Design, Christoffer Angell, Øyvind Wyller, Simen Aarseth, Petter Skogstad, Hallgeir Homstvedt and Your Friends. Under the name Oslo-Tokyo, Personal Stories from Oslo are we showing 10 brand new objects for the Design Tide exhibition in Tokyo.
DesignTide Tokyo is an annual design event that takes place in Tokyo in late autumn. It is analogous to the type of design events that take place in major cities around the world.
Gallery ROM Oslo
Studio Vibeke Skar in collaboration with Studio Jens Praet will show the industry lamp in glass inspired by the global industrial revolution.
UTFORMASJON at Gallery ROM curated by ODL, StokkeAustad and Your Friends wish through dissection, and a reduction-treatment of the products, to facilitate focus on all the aspects of a product. The exhibition intends to tell the story behind a product, to expand our awareness of what we emphasize when we buy a product. The gallery and store feature will be a part of this storytelling, where the objectivity of the products, combined with the sales aspect, will explore the relationship between these two situations.
Salone del Mobile, Ventura Lambrate
For Salone del Mobile 2010 Studio Vibeke Skar will be showing Industrial Impact, Urteriket, Story Porcelain lamp and Fantasia Glass collection at Ventura Lambrate; the new area for design in Milan during the Salone del Mobile. Studio Vibeke Skar together with Studio Jens Praet and LanzevecchiaWai are renting a 100m2 gallery space and showing their work in Milano for the first time.
The goal with Ventura Lambrate is to offer the international design world a new area in Milan, where the focus will once again be on the quality of the presentations, the substance of the exhibitors and the content of the works.