Andreas Engesvik

, , , , By Catherine

In May 2010, we featured Norwegian designer Andreas Engesvik and his lawn tables. The idea for his first solo project was developed for the Wallpaper’s project ‘Hand Made in Italy’. We bet we’ll see more of his genius soon (and we can’t wait for it)!

Here are some questions he kindly agreed to answer for us:

Tell us more about your lawn tables/ Where did the idea come from:
Missing a place for the drink on the lawn.

Any special projects at the moment?
Yes – I am very exited – working together with a Finnish giant when it comes to glass. My favourite in Scandinavia.

Best thing about being a Designer:
Learning new things all the time, being your on boss.

You, in three words:
Kind, restless and strange!

What inspires you?
People, pleaces and the stuff that surrounds us.

How would you describe your style?
I am not sure if I can say anything about this

“I’m at my most creative when…”:
Structured, happy and under pressure.

Best thing(s) about Scandinavia:
Clean air, Clean water and seasons.

Scandinavian tradition(s) you love:

Favourite travel spot:
Hydra, Greece, The Italian Alps and Lusterfjorden in Norway

You, in five years:
The same situation – but with a studio manager.

Best piece of advice: