Norm Architects consists of three partners/owners Jonas Bjerre-Poulsen, Kasper Rønn and Linda Korndal.
Graduates from the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture,
together they bring an elegant equilibrium to their multi-disciplinary projects,
from architecture, design, interiors and photography to branding, identities
and art direction. Norm Architects’ award-winning portfolio reflects a crossbreeding
of beliefs rooted in challenging the norm, hence their name. Spaces
full of life, light and ambience. Natural materials with a tactile feel. Meticulously
crafted designs that are simple, soulful and enduring.
Their idea of perfection is to capture the essence of an idea to reveal its intrinsic,
unadorned beauty. Reaching a point where there’s nothing to add
Milk NA1 by NORM Architects reflects their notion that lighting shouldn’t be
an afterthought, but rather an integral part of a holistic space. Inspired by the
classic Nordic milk stool, place the “Milk” lamp anywhere for a subtle glow
with a soothing Zen effect. “Once again, Norm Architects bring a clean look
with character to objects that enhance your experience of space,” says Martin
Kornbek Hansen. As the architects who created the interior of our &tradition
showroom HQ, we gravitate towards their unpretentious approach to timeless,
The NA furniture collection was inspired by the contrast between sandblasted
oak or stained ash and steel tubes either unpolished or painted. The iconic
design of the table and stools are typical of NORM Architects’ purity of purpose.
As well as the idea of unadorned beauty seen in the wood, which ages gracefully
over time. “Their juxtaposition of the raw and the refined is a detail that’s
very discrete,” remarks Martin Kornbek Hansen. “They’ve re-introduced an
iconic everyday shape by refining it in a contemporary look that’s defies time.”