Østervig, Kurt

(1912 - 1986)

Kurt Østervig was a Danish architect and designer. He was educated as a ship building engineer, which led to his employment as a furniture designer with the furniture producers E. Knudsen's Design Studio, Odense. In 1947 he opened his own studio becoming a freelance furniture designer. Østervig's favourite material was oak and often combine dit with leather or teak.