Executive Director of VIA




VIA Gallery

120, avenue Ledru Rollin
75011 Paris
Metro : Gare de Lyon / Ledru Rollin

Opening :

monday-friday : 9.30am – 6.30pm

  • Facebook
  • Twitter

Cecilie MANZ

Contact : Solvgade 5, st. Th 1307 Copenhagen K - Danemark

Ph. +45 2625 1034
Born 1972 in Denmark.
Own studio, MANZLAB in Copenhagen since 1998.


The Danish School of Design, Copenhagen / Department of Furniture Design and Institute of Industrial Design. 1992-1997
University of Art and Design, Helsinki. 1995


Professor Yrjö Wiherheimo’s Office, Helsinki. 1997


’Cecilie Manz - Taking Stock’ / Danish Design Centre Copenhagen, 2005
’Danish’ / Danish Design Centre Copenhagen, 2005
EXPO Tokyo, 2005
’Northern Lights’ / MDS-G, Tokyo, Japan. 2004
’1m2=max’ / MARTa Herford, Germany. 2004
’Nomade’ / Copenhagen. 2004
’Ambiente 2004’ / Own stand at the Ambiente fair in Frankfurt. 2004
’Danish Slow Life House’ / Tokyo Designers Block, Japan. 2003
’PP Møbler Anniversary Exhibition’ / Danish Design Centre, Copenhagen. 2003
’Walk The Plank II’ / Museum of Decorative Art, Copenhagen. 2003
’STAFET’ / Danish Design Centre, Copenhagen, Form & Design Center Malmö, Sweden. 2003
’Hommage a Arne Jacobsen’ (- 100 ans un maítre du Design Danois et ses héritiers) / Maison du Danemark, Paris. 2002
’Living in Motion’ / Vitra Design Museum Basel + Berlin. 2002
’Danish Design Prize’ / Danish Design Centre. 2002
’Dansk Form’ / Gl. Dok Architectural Center, Copenhagen and Jakopic Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia. 2001
’The third Design For Architecture Symposium’ Exhibition / Alvar Aalto Academy, Finland. 2001
’Bodil and Cecilie Manz in Conversation’ / Centrum Goed Werk, Belgium. 2001
’Danish Art of Cabinet Making’ / Kronborg Castle, Denmark. 2000
Charlottenborgs Efterårsudstilling, Copenhagen. 2000
Gallery Nicola Quadri Achitettura Design, Milano. 2000
’Dansk Form’/ Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg and Stilwerk, Hamburg. 2000
’Planken Ud’ / ’Walk the Plank’ / Museum of Decorative Art, Copenhagen. 1999
’Redlohspork’ / Designers Block London and Scandinavian Furniture Fair. 1998
’Kropsholder’ / Scandinavian Furniture Fair and Øksnehallen, Copenhagen. 1999
’SE’ 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004 / Museum of Decorative Art, Danisk Design Center, Copenhagen.


Assistant to Robert Wilson : Wanås Exhibition, Sweden. 2000
Assistant to Robert Wilson at the installation/exhibition ’Anna Did Not Come Home That Night’
Museum of Decorative Art, Copenhagen. 2000
’Form - Transformation’ / The Retrospective of Ceramists B & R Manz / Museum of Decorative Art, Copenhagen. 1999
’From the Kilns of Denmark’ / Maison du Danemark, Paris. 2004 (Together with Jacob Manz)


Exhibitor and lecturer at the third ’Design For Architecture Symposium’ organised by the
Alvar Aalto Academy, Helsinki, Finland, 2001
Participant at ’The 1999 Summer Workshop’ by Robert Wilson at The Watermill Centre, NY. 1999


Member of Danish Designers /
Member of the Exhibition group ’SE’ /
Member of The Art Community


The Danish Design Prize 2004, (Micado Table)
Inga and Ejvind Kold Christensens Fondations Award of Honour, Denmark. 2003
Klaessons Design Team Prize, Sweden. 2000
Bo Bedres Design Prize, Denmark 2000
Nominated to the Danish Design Prize 2002 (Ladder ’Hochacht’)
Winner of the competition ’A furniture to Naser Khader’ / Scandinavian Furniture Fair 2003


Danish Art Foundation 3-year working grant. 2004
Danish Art Foundation, 1999,2000, 2002, 2003
Design Foundation, Nationalbankens Jubilæumsfond, Jorck og Hustrus Fond, Politiken Fonden,
Crafts Fond, L.F. Foghts Fond and others.


Vitra Design Museum, Basel, Germany
The Danish Art and Craft Museum, Denmark
International Museum of Applied Art, Turin


Nils Holger Moormann /,
Fredericia Furniture /
Light Years A/S /

lamp Mondrian

lamp Caravaggio

table Micado

ladder Hochacht

a tree for the clothes

table Fixed seats

boxes Treasure

shelf Accessory for nothing

height adjustable table High-Low

storage boxes/bags Soft boxes

chair One of a kind

storage boxes Blackbox