Founder, CEO & Head of Design of Kilo Founding partner, CEO of KiBiSi
Medlem siden / member since 2015
Lars Larsen is known as an industrial designer rooted with a straight forward approach to design merging elements of contemporary culture from high and low: the art scene as well as the street, the fashion house as well as the workshop. Lars’s natural eye for blatant and simple solutions to complex design problems, has earned him awards and instant acclaim as one of Scandinavian designs fastest rising stars.
Lars has a long experience across a wide range of disciplines creating signature designs for clients across the globe. Lars has received a number of awards and international recognition for his work as an individual and as founding KiBiSi partner and KiBiSi Head Of Design.
Lars got his first award right after graduation as industrial designer for being Denmark's best upcoming and has over the years proved this position through being awarded Danish Business Magazine – Berlingske Business talent price – Talent 100 in 2010 and same year receiving the Danish Design Price for his headphone design for Aiaiai. Lars’s work is today represented at SFMOMA’s permanent exhibition and was exhibited at SFMOMA’s 2012 exhibition Less and More: the Design and Ethos of Dieter Rams next to iconic pieces of design such as the iPhone and MacBook Air. Lars's work was nominated for Design Of The Year by Design Museum London 2012 and latest recognition received is a Red Dot Design Award – Best of the Best for the KiBiSi designed magnetic bike light iFlash One.
Alongside his Design practice Lars Larsen is a respected design jury capacity and has appeared in award juries such as D&AD, core77 and Cannes Lions.
Profil / ProfileThe Royal Academy of Arts, School of Architecture
Danish Design School, Furniture and Product Design