Sven Ivar Dysthe

Born in 1931 in Oslo. A pillar in Scandinavian furniture design. Recipient of a number of international and national design awards. In 2010, he was made Knight of the First Class of the Royal Norwegian Order of St Olav. He has collaborated with Fora Form since the early 1960s. 1950 Craft certificate as a cabinetmaker 1952 Master's degree from the Institute of Industrial Design at the Royal College of Art in London 1961-63 Oslo School of Architecture.