Carl Malmsten 1888-1972

Carl Malmsten 1888-1972

Carl Malmsten was one of Sweden’s great artistic talents in the 20th century, as is evidenced today, more than a hundred years later, by the fact that his works adorn so many Swedish homes. His ideas and thoughts on the language of design and on interior design exerted, as far back as 100 years ago,a major influence on domestic and public environments alike,as well as on the wider social debate of the time. Carl Malmsten’s early environmental thinking has become the ideal of our time. A streamlined process for the manufacture of products that are both durable and reusable.