Hans Sandgren Jakobsen (born 1963) is a Danish cabinetmaker and industrial designer. During a study trip to the United States, Hans Jakobsen discovered the traditional Shaker’s craftsmanship, which highly influenced his work. After graduating from the Danish Design School in Copenhagen, he left for Japan to work for COBO Design. In 1991, he started working for Danish designer Nanna Ditzel, before focusing his efforts on his own projects. His most famous work includes the range of lamps, named Elements as well as the famous Gallery stool, which was awarded the Copenhagen Art Society Award in 1988.
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