Vilhelm Wohlert was educated at the Art Academy in Copenhagen. He was a pupil of the famous designer Kaare Klint. Kaare Klint’s influence has left its distinct mark on Vilhelm Wohlert’s design. Vilhelm Wohlert worked at the Academy as a professor of architecture from 1968 to 1986. Vilhelm Wohlert won several awards during his long career.