Anders Nørgaard is a Danish architect and furniture designer. A graduate from the Danish Royal Academy of Fine Arts’ School of Architecture in 1989, Nørgaard launched his own studio in 1994. From his offices in the harbour district of Aarhus, his birthplace, Nørgaard and his employees have created furniture for a wide range of companies. Having proven his worth as a main designer for several Danish furniture companies, Nørgaard has moved on to create award-winning chairs and sofa designs for internationally renowned brands. Nørgaard’s approach focuses on function as well as form during the design phase, often focussing on functional challenges and requirements. His overall aesthetic is rooted in Scandinavian design traditions and Danish Modernism.