THEORY AND CRAFT - HAND IN HAND
Odysseus Innovation is a Stockholm based firm founded by Måns Flensburg who is a physicist and physician with background in research and clinical practice, but also with engagement in traditional wooden craftsmanship in its perhaps most demanding form and with economical support from government cultural heritage funding.
With this knowledge in the cargo, and with passion and curiosity as compass, the company in 2013 set sails on its odyssey along the borders between engineering, design and craft.
The opportunities that arise when classical materials and methods merge with contemporary design and engineering will be the first area to be exploited on this journey
“Art is the solving of problems that can’t be formulated prior to being solved. The presentation of the question is a part of the answer”
Danish theoretical physicist, philosopher and designer