BM Shelving System

BM Shelving System - Carl Hansen & Son

About The Product

Originally designed in 1958, Carl Hansen & Søn puts Børge Mogensen’s modular Shelving System into production for the very first time.

Crafted to exacting standards from tubular steel and oak or walnut, the modular ‘building furniture’ system in a range of muted colors is part of Børge Mogensen’s ‘building furniture’ concept of timeless designs that adapt to changing needs and spaces

BM Shelving System - Carl Hansen & Son

About The Designer

Børge Mogensen’s creative process produced long-lasting pieces with humans at the center.

Mogensen’s democratic design included simple and functional wooden furniture for both private and public spaces, with calm aesthetics and strong construction from quality.

He became a highly-influential post-war designer and a leading representative of Danish Modern.

BM Shelving System - Carl Hansen & Son

About the Manufacturer

Through the years, Carl Hansen & Søn has maintained a strong focus on preserving Danish design classics while continuing to expand their collection to represent influential new designers.

They produce important works by the renowned midcentury Danish masters Hans J. Wegner, Ole Wanscher, Frits Henningsen, Arne Jacobsen, Kaare Klint, Mogens Koch and Poul Kjærholm, working closely with their families and studios to ensure absolute adherence to their visions. 

BM Shelving System - Carl Hansen & Son

Why We Like It

The concept of modular and flexible furniture emerged during the post-war period as a response to the new dwelling needs of modern families. The BM Shelving System is one of the most successful examples of this form.

Nowadays, the need for flexibility in interior design has not completely disappeared and it’s fair to say that we desire it more than ever before. The quality of the materials and attention to detail of Carl Hansen & Søn guarantees that this piece of furniture will be a lifelong purchase.