ALFRED HOMANN


1948

Architect M.A.A.
The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Art 1976

Industrial Designer MDD

Member of Industrial Designers in Denmark

Own office since 1978

Co-founder and partner in Penta Design A/S 1984-87

Homann Design Inc. USA 1987-95

 

SIMPLICITY CLARITY & LOGIC

 


AWARDS



DESIGN


2002
Weber Award for the work with lightfixtures

1999
Kipp-posttop Louis Poulsen (I F-Product Design-Award, Hannover)

1992
Ensemble chair Fritz Hansen bought by Statens Kunstfond (The Artfoundation of the State of Denmark)  

1992
Ensemble chair Fritz Hansen received Design Innovation - Rote Punkt - price 1992 in Germany

1991
Neon stacking chair became a part of the permanent chair-collection at Kolding Museum of Art, DK

1990
Rappe Louis Halogen-table-lamp Louis Poulsen in the Danish Design Index

1988
Neon stacking-chair GIO Award 1988. The Dutch Design-prize

1987
Homann Wall light Louis Populsen ID Prize .The Danish Industrial Design-prize

1978
Nyhavn Wall lamp Louis Poulsen .Die Gute Industrie Form award Germany
 


ARCHITECTURE


1996
Community Award for Renovation of Lyngby Railwaystation

1991
Awarded renovation Nytorv 17-19, centre of Copenhagen

1985
Brunel Award for the renovation of the oldest Danish railway station at Roskilde DK

1984
Community award for the renovation of a private house

1982
Community award for renovation ofan old building at the Ordrupgaard Museum of Art



PROFESSIONAL POSTS


Over the years lectures/presentations in USA, Japan, Germany, Australia, England, Netherlands,
Russia, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Italy

1989-2003
Censor and lectures at Denmarks Designschool and at the Schools of Architecture in DK

1998
Member of the jury in the Louis Poulsen International Student-competition

1997
Member of the jury of the Danish Industrial Design Prize (ID Prize)

1996
Member of the jury of the Dutch Industrial Design Award (GIO)

1996
Member of the jury of the Danish Industrial Design Prize (ID Prize)

1995
Member of the jury of the Danish Industrial Design Prize (ID Prize)

1995
Member of the jury of the Dutch Industrial Design Award (GIO)

1990-91
Member of the Danish Design Committee representing the Board of the Association of Danish Architects

1989-1992
Member of The Lighting Association in Denmark representing the Board of Association of Danish Architects

1985
Member of the committee of preservation in Ringe representing The Board of Association of Danish Architects

1983
Elected as a member of the Union of Artist at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Art