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Margrethe Odgaard

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Colour expert

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Margrethe Odgaard graduated in 2005 from The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Design in Copenhagen and also studied at The Rhode Island School of Design in the US. In 2016 she won the prestigious Torsten and Wanja Söderberg Prize for her colour and textile work.

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Expert and colour alchemist Margrethe Odgaard⎟Montana Furniture
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Margrethe Odgaard graduated in 2005 from The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Design in Copenhagen and also studied at The Rhode Island School of Design in the US. In 2016 she won the prestigious Torsten and Wanja Söderberg Prize for her colour and textile work.

42 colours

The new palette consists of 30 brand new lacquer colours, ten grey, white and black, which are surpassed from the old palette and two veneers: a total of 42 variants. The new scheme explores how the colours relate to one another, to our bodies, to other materials, and to their spatial surroundings.

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Montana Colour Palette 2019 – 42 eco-friendly variants⎟Montana Furniture
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Colours are light and light is life

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Margrethe Odgaard

Margrethe Odgaard is an award-winning Danish designer whose work is driven by a constant exploration and development of colours. She is the author of the book ‘Shades of Light – with 276 colours designed especially for the delicate Nordic light. Margrethe constantly develops her own colour indexes in order to reintroduce a rich and luminous character to communicating colours. Since 2013 she has run her own design studio. Before setting up her own, she worked for several years as a textile designer for the French fashion brand EPICE. 

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