Erik Bagger

One of Denmark's most successful designers

Erik Bagger has a unique design history. His design timeline counts classics such as the iconic glass series Grand Cru for Rosendahl and the Opera glass series designed for the Copenhagen Opera House. He has sold more than 6 billion DKK.

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2016

Erik Bagger Furniture A/S
is established

Erik Bagger Furniture launch the first full furniture collection the 13th of January 2016.

2014

The Bagger designer couple

The designer couple Caroline and Erik Bagger gets married in 2014.

2013

Erik meets Caroline Bagger

Erik meets Caroline Bagger in 2013 and the work with the furniture collection begins.

2013

The Little Mermaid

Caroline and Erik Bagger designed a sign for The Little Mermaid’s 100-year anniversary. This sign tells the story of the The Little Mermaid, the biggest turist attraction in Denmark.

2011

Erik Bagger design a/s

In 2011, Erik Bagger's son, Frederik Bagger, becomes a part of Erik Bagger Design A/S.

2010

Erik steps out of
eb erik bagger a/s

Erik steps out of eb erik bagger a/s as majority shareholder.

2003

eb erik bagger a/s is founded

eb erik bagger a/s is founded in 2003. Erik designs the “Opera” glass series to the new Copenhagen Opera House. He has sold more than 6 billion DKK.

1999

Erik designs a gaslamp for famours art museum Louisiana

Erik designs a gas lamp for Louisiana. Erik designs a gas lamp for Louisiana Museum of Modern Art Denmark.

1993

Erik Creates Grand Cru

In the same year, Erik creates the iconic glass series, Grand Cru for Rosendahl.

1993

Erik meets Erik Rosendahl

In 1993 Erik meets the entrepreneur Erik Rosendahl.

1987

Erik Bagger's design at MoMa

New York Times writes about Erik’s great success at MoMa. Erik has delivered design for the MoMa shop and restaurants since the late 1980’s.

1987

Form Function is founded

In the same year, Erik founds Form Function. The key ring was a bestseller at the Museum of Modern Art in New York and at Lousiana Museum of Modern Art Denmark.

1987

Erik travels to New York City

Erik travels to New York City in 1987. This is beginning of Erik’s career as an entrepreneur.

1970

Erik works as a jeweler at
Georg Jensen

In 1970, Erik is educated jeweler. Erik works as a jeweler at Georg Jensen from 1972-1981. He works at the Sales Department from 1981-1987.

1949

Erik Bagger is born

Erik is born in Copenhagen, and raised in the area around Islands Brygge.