NORWEGIAN ICONS LOUNGE & EXHIBIT AT INTERSECT BY LEXUS

Published: April 4, 2014, 7:38 a.m. By: fuglen, No comments

The Norwegian Icons Lounge & Exhibit is currently open at Lexus' multi-concept space Intersect on Omote Sando. The lounge is open between April 4th and 23rd, and you can relax and have a cup of Norwegian coffee there. Click to see more pictures of the exhibit and the brands represented.

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FUGLEN & BAR ZINGARO IN NY TIMES "T MAGAZINE"

Published: March 5, 2014, 11:03 a.m. By: fuglen, No comments

Entertaining article on the opening of Bar Zingaro and the collaboration between Fuglen and Japanese artist Takashi Murakami.

"Murakami, whose main operating mode seems to be jovial insouciance tinged with a sly mischievousness, tells of the day he first entered Fuglen to approach them about starting a bar with him. “I went in and saw the entire world coming into Fuglen. I said, ‘I love you, I want to do a business with you!’""

Read the rest of the article over at New York Times...

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BENDT WINGE CHAIR SOLD TO JAPANESE COLLECTOR

Published: Feb. 28, 2014, 5:10 p.m. By: fuglen, No comments

When Norwegian designer Bendt Winge's chair 1013 from 1958 was sold during the Norwegian Icons exhibition in Daikanyama, Tokyo last year, it became the most expensive piece of Norwegian vintage furniture ever sold.

A Japanese chair collector was the buyer, and his story was covered in Japanese home and interior magazine Modern Living.

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EINAR TELLS THE FUGLEN STORY IN PACTA

Published: Feb. 17, 2014, 12:27 p.m. By: fuglen, No comments

Want to learn how Fuglen got started, and what happened after we flew to Japan?

In this month's Pacta, you can read about how Fuglen came to be, the start of the Norwegian specialty coffee culture, and experiences from doing business in Japan, and more.

Einar tells the story of Fuglen, and also reveals some of his own background.

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