Thomas Bernstrand

Ingeniously solved problems. Thomas Bernstrand’s designs are based on an idea that is so obvious and strong that the design seems to find itself. He aimsto create everyday products that say something about our lives in a personal and charming way.

Thomas Bernstrand was born in Bromma outside Stockholm in 1965 and trained at the University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, the Royal Institute of Art in Stockholm, and at the Danish Design School in Copenhagen. He has run his own studio Bernstrand & Co since 1999 specialising mainly in furniture design, and also ornamentation of public outdoor environments.

Bernstrand has won several awards, including the prestigious Bruno Mathsson prize, the DIM Design Award in Valencia and the Swedish Association of Architects’ Siena prize. The bookshelf Ivy (Swedese) won the Form +1 Award, the magazine Form’s prize for the best new product in 2011.

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This year´s extension of the Lumo family is a ceiling fixture by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

LUMO CEILING This year´s extension of the Lumo family is a ceiling fixture IP65 rated …

VEVA is available in 4000 different heights if we count every millimeter by Bernstrand & Borselius – Blå Station

In a world constantly flooded with new digital and human-abandoned solutions, Veva became an opportunity …

Korg series by Thomas Bernstrand is now complemented with a much-anticipated swinging sofa – Nola

Korg – Swing Sofa Design Thomas Bernstrand In response to an increased demand for swing …

Bruno + 35 Mathsson Prize Winners @ Sven-Harrys konstmuseum

26th January – 7th April 2024 For the first time, Bruno Mathsson’s timeless furniture is …

BOB is coming up with a new offspring in BOB Solo by Bernstrand and Borselius – Blå Station

BOB is coming up with a new offspring in BOB Solo that can be kept …

Together with Bernstrand & Borselius, TreCe has developed the recycling unit Etage

Who are the designers behind the project and what is their point of view on …

Perpendicular Furniture System design by Thomas Bernstrand – Nola

Perpendicular – Furniture System Design by Thomas Bernstrand As its name suggests, the Perpendicular park …

The BOB sofa system can now make sharp corners thanks to BOB Corner by Thomas Bernstrand & Stefan Borselius – Blå Station

BOB 52 Thomas Bernstrand & Stefan Borselius 2023 The BOB sofa system can now make …

This year´s extension of the Lumo family is a catenary pendant and a wall fixture by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero Lighting

LUMO This year´s extension of the Lumo family is a catenary pendant and a wall …

Moon – A superbly orchestrated fusion of lighting and acoustics by Thomas Bernstrand – abstracta

Two important factors behind a room’s atmosphere are its soundscape and its lighting. The Moon …

BOB BIZ by Thomas Bernstrand and Stefan Borselius – Blå Station

The BOB family is growing ever more versatile and flexible. The undulating soft openness of …

Svala Pendant design by Stefan Borselius & Thomas Bernstrand – ateljéLyktan

Simple but obvious Over the years, Stefan Borselius and Thomas Bernstrand have worked together on …

Nola Launch Wall-mounted Version of Kajen Seating design Thomas Bernstrand

In response to the growing demand from architects and city planners, Nola are producing wall-mounted …

Let us introduce RUT! A square sofa system all about flexibility by Borselius & Bernstrand – Blå Station

RUT Design Borselius & Bernstrand, 2O22 A square sofa system. Each module is 75 x …

Perpendicular is a perfect complement to modern architecture design by Thomas Bernstrand – nola

Perpendicular, Furniture System 
Design by Thomas Bernstrand As its name suggests, the Perpendicular park bench …

The Tube system appears to snake its way through spaces by Thomas Bernstrand – nola

The Tube, Furniture System Designed by Thomas Bernstrand With its round shape and tactile surfaces, …

A really large pendant Bob XL by Thomas Bernstrand & Stefan Borselius – Zero

BOB LIGHT XL PENDANT It started with a modular sofa system integrated light fixture. And …

BOB 52 is twice as much BOB, added to the seating system that you already love! Thomas Bernstrand & Stefan Borselius – Blå Station

The architectonic freedom is all there After going high, this year BOB is all about …

Lumo is a classic cone-shaped pendant luminaire by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

LUMO Lumo, meaning light in Esperanto, offers a variety of expressions that will suit most …

Bobby grows up & invites Bobban by Borselius & Bernstrand – Blå Station

Bobby’s backrest has been perfected by Stefan Borselius and Thomas Bernstrand so that the BOB …

Even the little brother Bobby has been perfected with an inclined backrest, as neat and soft as before by Stefan Borselius & Thomas Bernstrand

Bobby Stefan Borselius & Thomas Bernstrand 2020-2021 Bobby’s backrest has been perfected by Stefan Borselius …

Simplicity is the key to flexibility and to a soundscape where people can thrive by Thomas Bernstrand – abstracta

dB Modular Sofa ”Simplicity is the key to flexibility and to a soundscape where people …

The BOB family continues to grow with BOB Hide that allows for private spaces by Thomas Bernstrand / Stefan Borselius

BOB Hide Thomas Bernstrand & Stefan Borselius 2021 The BOB family continues to grow with …

Honken has a new offspring in X40 and X46, a generous easy chair in two different heights by Thomas Bernstrand – Blå Station

Honken X40 and X46 Honken has a new offspring in X40 and X46, a generous …

Directly from Blå Station @ Stockholm Design Week

Johan Lindau, Stefan Borselius, Thomas Bernstrand and Adam Goodrum presents the idea and process behind …

PLANT is a bollard inspired by outdoor plants by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

PLANT is a bollard inspired by outdoor plants. It comes in three differently shaped shades. …

BOB-19 is the new set of see-through Plexi dividers for the inviting and playful BOB – Blå Station

Bringing people together at a safe distance but still with the sense of being close …

A sneak peak of Blå Station´s new member in the Honken family… Design Thomas Bernstrand

Welcome Honken X40! Honken X40 (together with some other fantastic brand new products) will be presented …

A sneak peak of Zero´s New Light 2021

PLANT bollard – Inspired by outdoor plants. With three different shade options. Design Thomas Bernstrand. …

Nola provides outdoor furniture to improve safety in the suburbs

Nola has contributed to creating a safer outdoor environment in the form of an urban …

Grand – The shape would be simple and obvious by Bernstrand & Borselius – Horreds

Big, festive, solemn, magnificent, imposing, excellent, very nice, big and pompous are other words for …

BOB-19 by Bernstrand & Borselius – Blå Station

Bringing people together at a safe distance but still with the sense of being close …

dB Pillar by Thomas Bernstrand – abstracta

“A game-changer in the field of acoustic furniture.” Thomas Bernstrand With his new product for …

Loj Sun chair by Thomas Bernstrand – Nola

With its comfortable seat and reclining shape, this comfortable outdoor design is made with relaxation …

Combo by Borselius & Bernstrand – Blå Station

Allow Combo to expand the bar Get rid of protruding furniture legs that trip you …

Foto by Thomas Bernstrand & Mattias Ståhlbom – Zero

The FOTO lamp was designed in 2006, as the name implies, is a product with …

Bob home by Borselius & Bernstrand - Blå Station

Bob home by Borselius & Bernstrand – Blå Station

BOB HOME We simply couldn’t say no to all the requests from customers (and our …

City Globe by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

City Globe by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

Since 2015, the City fixture with its archetypal design, generous diameter and broad areas of …

Bubble by Borselius & Bernstrand – Blå Station

Bubble by Borselius & Bernstrand – Blå Station

BUBBLE Design by Borselius & Bernstrand Bubble’s playful shapes break up strict and square environments. …

Bucket by Bernstrand & Borselius - Blå Station

Bucket by Bernstrand & Borselius – Blå Station

The cylinder that pierces through the glass table top is just waiting for some flowers, …

Central by Thomas Bernstrand – Nola

Central is a dynamic, flexible system that creates sleek indoor/outdoor seating and hang-outs in public …

dB system by Thomas Bernstrand – abstracta

dB system by Thomas Bernstrand – abstracta

“More space for the individual” dB is a screen system that serves as a discreet …

BOB JOB – Blå Station. Design: Borselius & Bernstrand 2018

BOB JOB – Blå Station

Design: Borselius & Bernstrand 2018 Work doesn’t have to tie you to an office desk. …

dB by Thomas Bernstrand – Abstracta

dB by Thomas Bernstrand – Abstracta

Designer Thomas Bernstrand recasts the individual as a co-creator dB, Abstracta’s new sound-absorbing screen series, …

Ploy Seating Furniture by Thomas Bernstrand – Nola

Ploy Seating Furniture by Thomas Bernstrand – Nola

Slick work surfaces and smooth seats come together spectacularly in this innovative design, which combines …

Funghi – Design by Thomas Bernstrand

Funghi – Zero

FUNGHI – Design by Thomas Bernstrand The Funghi family welcomes a new member this year: …

The City family new members – Zero

The City family new members – Zero

CITY – Design by Thomas Bernstrand The City family has become many people’s favourite, with …

City floor by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

City floor by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

CITY floor – Design by Thomas Bernstrand. City Floor makes its entry into the City …

Loj Sunchair by Thomas Bernstrand – Nola

Designed with relaxation in mind, this lounger is designed with comfort and flexibility rarely seen …

Ginza by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

Ginza by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

GINZA – Design by Thomas Bernstrand. A spotlight mounted on a strip: simple and practical. …

Certified Size – Blå Station

Certified Size by Thomas Bernstrand – Blå Station

Certified Size Thomas Bernstrand | 2013 Size is, as the name implies, a series of …

Honken from Small to X-Large – Blå Station

Honken from Small to X-Large – Blå Station

Honken now ranges from Small to X-Large Thomas Bernstrand | 2015 – 2017   Introducing …

Seated for coffee, seated on Kaffe – Blå Station

Seated for coffee, seated on Kaffe – Blå Station

Seated for coffee, seated on Kaffe Thomas Bernstrand | 2014 There are environments that we love …

Kajen – nola

Kajen – nola

Kajen sun lounger and footrest Design Thomas Bernstrand   Kajen sun lounger and footrest Crafted …

BOB – Blå Station

BOB – Blå Station

Design Borselius & Bernstrand A sofa system providing almost unlimited options, constructed using the smallest …

Ploy by Thomas Bernstrand – Nola

Ploy by Thomas Bernstrand – Nola

Design by Thomas Bernstrand. Slick work surfaces and smooth seats come together spectacularly in this …

Funghi by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

Funghi by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

At Zero, we are extremely proud of this year’s new designs, which are both evolutionary …

City by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

City by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

CITY – Thomas Bernstrand With its archetypal shape and generous diameter, around half a metre, …

Bollnäs by Thomas Bernstrand – Nola

Bollnäs by Thomas Bernstrand – Nola

Bollnäs armchair and table Design: Thomas Bernstrand This eye-catching furniture group is characterised by sturdy …

Gyro by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

Gyro by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

GYRO – Thomas Bernstrand A built-in, simplified gyro-functionality enables Gyro to be set at a …

Korg design by Thomas Bernstrand – nola

The Korg furniture group The Korg furniture group is made in a streamlined style and …

Honken Table design by Thomas Bernstrand + Lindau & Borselius – Blå Station

Thomas Bernstrand + Lindau & Borselius 2O15 The Honken Table suits many environments and is …

Honken is a generously spacious armchair by Thomas Bernstrand + Lindau & Borselius – Blå Station

Honken Thomas Bernstrand + Lindau & Borselius 2O15 Honken is a generously spacious armchair that …

Kaffe by Thomas Bernstrand – Blå Station

Kaffe by Thomas Bernstrand – Blå Station

Design: Thomas Bernstrand. The Kaffe family is equally at home indoors and outdoors. It is …

Shibuya by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

Shibuya by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

Shibuya – Thomas Bernstrand A little sister to last year’s acclaimed Daikanyama fixture; inspired by …

Vivi chair, a well-balanced masterpiece by Thomas Bernstrand – Blå Station

VIVI chair, a well-balanced masterpiece. Design: Thomas Bernstrand 2013 Form isn’t fixed. Form isn’t static. …

Size table series with unlimited possibilities by Thomas Bernstrand – Blå Station

SIZE a table series with unlimited (!?) possibilities. Design: Thomas Bernstrand 2013 Table Series SIZE …

Daikanyama design by Thomas Bernstrand – Zero

The Tokyo district of the same name inspired DAIKANYAMA; the pendant and cables create spatiality …

Bruno Mathsson-Priset 2010 tilldelas Thomas Bernstrand

Bruno Mathsson-prize 2010 to Thomas Bernstrand

Bruno Mathsson-Priset för år 2010 går till den svenske formgivaren Thomas Bernstrand, Stockholm. Bruno Mathsson …

Exhibition: Bogdan, Lasse & Bo 2010 @ Form/Design Center

Det prestigefyllda Bruno Mathsson-priset har i år tilldelats den svenske formgivaren Thomas Bernstrand, Stockholm. Motiveringen …

Stjärnporträtt 2010 @ Form/Design Center

Sommarens utställningar på Form/Design Center Stjärnporträtt 24 juni – 29 augusti 2010 “Design – ordet …