About

Troels-Flensted

Troels Flensted is a product designer from Denmark and he’s studied at both the Royal Danish Academy of Design in Copenhagen and at Central Saint Martins in London. Troels Flensted has recently set up Flensted Studio where he is experimenting with materials, colours and manufacturing processes, along with doing interior and surface design commissions for privates and companies.

Flensted Studio’s projects are driven by an interest in material properties, colours, alternative manufacturing methods and the aesthetic deriving from utilising the three.

Education

2011 – 2014 BA Product Design at Central Saint Martins in London

2009 – 2011 BA Industrial Design at The Royal Danish Academy of Design

Honours

2014

Turn – 3rd Place in Muuto Talent Award 2014

Flensted Studio – Shortlisted for ‘Design Talent 2014‘, Fredericia, Denmark

Flensted Studio, Shortlisted for the ‘New Business Award’, London, UK

Grant, High Street Factory, from: HEFCE, UnLtd & UAL

Thermochromic Wall – Winner of Converse’s Wall of Clash competition

2012
The Big Stub – Shortlisted for Future Concept Lab’s “Clean City Lab” for Milan Design Week 2012

Exhibitions

Upcoming exhibitions

northmodern, Bella Center, Copenhagen, Denmark, 18th to 20th of January 2015

2014

‘Poured Collection’ at Danish Entrepreneurship Award, Design Talent Zone, Fredericia, Denmark, 20th of November

‘Total Fabrication Satellite Presentation‘ at 100% Design, stand S24, London Design Festival, 17th to 20th of September

Mvstard launch’ at designjunction stand F32a, London Design Festival, 17th to 21st of September

‘Total Fabrication’ at Craft Central, London Design Festival – 14th to 24th of September

‘Making Exhibition’ at Material Lab, London Design Festival– 15th to 26th of September

MoOD Trade Fair with Global Colour Research, Brussels – 9th to 11th of September

Aram Graduates Show at The Aram Gallery, London – 21st of July to 23rd of August

Degree Show at Central Saint Martins, London

The first temporary High Street Factory was set up in Clerkenwell, London

2013
High Street Factory “work in progress” at Central Saint Martins

2011
Mini You Exhibited at Central Saint Martins

Modulor Exhibited during Code 11, in Bella Center, Copenhagen

Work/Entrepreneurship

2014
Interior Design Commission for SEOdk, Copenhagen

Model making for IDEO, London

2013
Founded High Street Factory. An outcome of a project aiming to bring local products and production back on the high street.

2012-2013
Design Assistent for ReLabl.  Assisting in building and developing the ReLabl brand combined with curating new interesting product designers for the ReLabl project.

2010
Co-founded Bæst with 8 young creative entrepreneurs. A contemporary design & art gallery in Copenhagen. I designed shop interior and curated exhibitions.

 


 

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