The new Sidon Chandelier was just installed in the lobby of an apartment building in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. It is made of 320 interlocking ABS parts, and uses an innovative LED bulb from nanoleaf. The design plays off the geometric patterns in the vintage tin ceiling.
Check out Arch2O's piece on our 3d printed lighting designs:
ZapDesign, a French design site, included Robert Debbane in their video recap of this year's WantedDesign show:
The online architecture and design site designboom has just highlighted Robert Debbane's 3d printed lighting designs shown at WantedDesign during NYCxDesign. Here is a link to the piece by Nina Azzarello.
3dprint.com has written this feature on the Galactica Chandelier we built in collaboration with Bold Machines. It's been an exciting project and we are looking forward to showing the piece at WantedDesign Manhattan.
Here is a stop-action animation of a large version of the Galactica design we produced in collaboration with Bold Machines. It measures 3 feet in diameter and is our largest lighting design to date:
Packer Collegiate, based in Brooklyn, is running a week-long symposium on math-based art. A group of students visited the studio to look at some of our 3d-printed lamps as part of their program.
Robert Debbane Studio participated in the first "Made in Brooklyn" Holiday Market sponsored by Wanted Design at Industry City. The event featured Brooklyn-based designers and drew more than 4,000 visitors.
Robert Debbane will be giving a talk as part of NJIT's Industrial Design Lecture Series on October 23. He'll be speaking about his lighting designs and how they evolved from his work as an artist. If you happen to be in Newark, please join us.
I am excited to be participating in NY NOW from August 17 to 20. I will be showing a selection of my Lamparati collection of lighting designs as part of the American Design Club booth. Please come by and check it out if you can. Here are the details:
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
655 W 34th St, New York City
ACCENT ON DESIGN
August 17 - 20 (Sunday – Wednesday)
9 AM – 6 PM daily; closes at 2 PM on Wednesday, August 20
My Galactica pendant lamp has been selected to be shown at Fab.com's First Things First event during New York design week. The event will be held in their new FAB showroom in Soho. RSVP for the launch event at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LAUNCH EVENT: SATURDAY, MAY 17, 7-10 PM
EXHIBITION: MAY 15 - 20, 10 AM - 7 PM
151 WOOSTER STREET (between HOUSTON & PRINCE)
NEW YORK, NY 10012