Born: 1920 - Died: 2007
Best-known work: Dehns Palae, Frederik IX’s Kapel by Roskilde Domkirke, Wohlert pendants from Louis Poulsen.
Vilhelm Wohlert graduated from The Royal Danish School of Architects in 1944 and worked as a professor at that same school from 1968 to 1986.
From 1946 to 1947 Vilhelm Wohlert was employed by Swedish designers Sven Ivar Lind, Sven Markelius and Hakon Ahlberg in Stockholm, and started his own studio in 1949.
In 1957, together with Jørgen Bo, he designed the Danish contemporary art museum Louisiana in Humlebaek. All in all, the two architects developed the museum over a period of 33 years.
Vilhelm Wohlert also designed family homes and a small colelction of furniture.