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Jørgen Baekmark

Denmark (1919)


The architect Jorgen Baekmark was at the head of the workshop FDP during nine years, from 1958 till 1967, after Borge Mogensen, Poul M. Volther and Ejvind A Johansson.


He was born in 1919, he has did a training course of cabinet maker in 1950 and then did a training course at the school of the decorative arts of Copenhagen. (kunsthandvaerkerskolen)


The most famous furniture of his time at the time of the FDB is the chair and J80. She differs in her expression and her size. After its farewells in the FDD in 1967, Jorgen Baekmark created its own studio. Some of his best design of the time of the FDB are relaunched by COOP today. 

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