Author: Bianca KILLMANN Posted in Backround

Verpan, Denmark. Verner Panton Lighting, Lamps and Furniture.

The story of Verpan begins in 2003 in Denmark. In the production of lighting designed by Verner Panton verpan cooperated from the beginning with Frandsen Lighting. The likewise Danish company has profound manufacturing knowledge in the lighting business since 1968. vp globe, with a diameter of 50 centimeters, is the first lamp, which is produced in the same year. Meanwhile VerPan is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Frandsen Group with Frandsen Lighting. The close and inspiring cooperation with the widow of the designer, Marianne Panton, and his family and, of course, the passion of Verpan’s managing director Peter Frandsen for the designs of his countryman led to, that the Verner Panton collection has continued to expand. The latest re-design objects are presented at the fair INTERIOR 2010 in Kortrijk, Belgium. With the 1-2-3 Chair, the Panton Table, the Multifunctional Boxes and the Party Set VerPan expanded its spectrum through the furniture sector. Thanks to this new orientation the Barboy, previously produced by vitra will luckily live on.

The synthesis between quality and originality, the production principle at Verpan, is reflected in each product. The consideration of Verner Panton’s philosophy plays a central role. As a sign of authenticity every Verpan manufactured object is provided with the signet of his master. A nice idea for authentication and also a tribute to one of the most outstanding design talents of our time.