Josef Frank

Josef Frank (1885-1967) was an Austrian-Swedish architect and designer who played a key role in shaping modernist design in the early 20th century. As a founding member of the Vienna Werkbund and the Swedish design company Svenskt Tenn, Frank's designs were notable for their vibrant colors, playful organic shapes, and a firm belief in marrying beauty with practicality. From furniture to textiles to wallpaper, Frank's designs continue to be celebrated for their whimsical charm and timeless elegance and can be found in museums worldwide.