alex hellum is a norwegian furniture designer based in hertford, england. he studied at the royal college of art and later opened his own studio. in addition to his design practice hellum ha taught design at a number of universities. the studio takes on commissions from both private and commercial clients, executed in hellum’s ethos of honest use of materials. his works are simple and made in small volumes in cooperation with local producers and manufacturers. his work often integrates humorous touches that add a whimsical touch to the otherwise straightforward designs, some of which are design for children.

alex hellum‘greta’ chair

alex hellum‘vic’ open back plywood chair

alex hellum‘AH11’ pedestal table & ‘bird’ side table

alex hellum‘frame’ occasional chair & ‘trojan’ chair’

alex hellum ‘peg’ chair