Danish architect Morten Gøttler was originally trained in shipping but became a self-taught designer recognized for his exceptional understanding of wood. Since opening his own design studio in 1972, Gøttler has worked with a wide range of designs - from packaging to toys to lighting - for Danish and international companies. In 1984 he decided to focus primarily on furniture design. Morten Gøttler's approach is rooted in the modern Scandinavian design tradition. He focuses on a clean, easy aesthetic that is simultaneously characterized by exquisite comfort, a close attention to detail, and high quality materials.