Jens Kajus & Claus Jakobsen
Both Born: 1971
Best known work: Voyage Pendlen, Arise Stool, Cupola Side Table, Libertine Rack, Anno Stool, Mies Dining Table, Corona Hook.
Jens Kajus is an educated graphic designer from the Danish School of Design and is the founder of branding agency “e-Types” and the sister brand “Playtype”. Here he invented fonts and visual identities for a lot of international companies.
Claus Jakobsen is an educated carpenter of furniture and later on he graduated in furniture designer. He started his own group of design after his education, but after a few years he joined Danish design studio HAY, where he was the director of furniture and design for 7 years. After that he worked 3 years for Danish company Muuto.
In 2015 the two childhood friends and experienced designers founded Million. They wanted to create a brand where they could explore their creative mindset and design beautiful furniture and lamps. Most of the design are made by the two founders, but they also have a wish to bring young and upcoming designers in to help them out. They want to design for the long run and make things that will last for many years.
A lot of beautiful lamps is designed by Million, and especially the Voyage Pendant is a popular lamp.