Folding stools are widely considered quintessential to Danish design tradition, initially introduced to challenge designers to rethink their approach to seating design, the JG Folding Stool is no exception.
Featuring a cleverly devised folding mechanism and an effortless canvas seat, the simplicity and quality of the materials are intrinsic to the design of the stool. Appreciated for its unique visual expression, the stool is equally appealing neatly folded away as it is when expanded.
Jorgen Gammelgaard is from a generation of skilful furniture designers who learned their craft in the time-honoured Danish apprenticeship tradition.
Gammelgaard designed the famous Tip-Top lampshade, while some of his other most successful furniture designs include the Crestrail and Skagen chairs. He was the first designer to receive annual awards from both the Danish Design Council and The Council for Arts and Crafts.