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KORBAN/FLAUBERT: Exhibition in Palm Springs

Posted By Piper Kujac On February 8, 2007 @ 2:41 pm In Art,Design,Events,Green Lighting,News | No Comments

Korban Flaubert, innovative lighting, lighting and furniture designers, Art + Industry, [1]

This morning we featured Korban/Flaubert’s stunning LED-powered Weblight [2], and figured such innovation and eye-catching aesthetics warrant a bit more information. Lucky for us, the art/lighting duo will be showing an array of their work at the Art+Industry Gallery [3] in Palm Springs, where we also discovered Johanna Grawunder’s [4] Innovative Lighting [5] during the Dwell on Design [6] conference last December. The exhibition, titled “Growth Patterns [7],” opens next week, February 15th, and with an intriguing mix of geometric and organic forms, the work does not disappoint. This will be Korban/Flaubert’s [8] first solo show in the US.

burstlight, creative fluorescent lighting, Korban Flaubert

The design and production team of Korban/Flaubert [9] was founded in 1993 by metal specialist Janos Korban and architect Stephanie Flaubert in Stuttgart, Germany and is currently based in Sydney, Australia. Korban/Flaubert consider their workshop a laboratory in which to experiment with design geometry and scale, both macro and micro, while producing functional, art forms that enviably, can be mass-produced. They describe their often not predetermined lighting and furniture designs as ‘a process of discovery’ always looking for new ways of ‘interaction with objects through reconfigurability, surprise and transformation.’

+Korban/Flaubert [10]
+Art + Industry Gallery [11]

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URLs in this post:

[1] Image: http://inhabitat.com/2007/02/08/korbanflaubert-organic-lighting-and-furniture/

[2] Weblight: http://inhabitat.com/2007/02/08/korbanflaubert-led-weblight/

[3] Art+Industry Gallery: http://www.artplusindustry.com/index.html

[4] Johanna Grawunder’s: http://inhabitat.com/2006/12/04/dwell-on-design-palm-springs-johanna-grawunder/

[5] Innovative Lighting: http://inhabitat.com/2006/12/04/dwell-on-design-palm-springs-johanna-grawunder

[6] Dwell on Design: http://inhabitat.com/2006/12/02/dwell-on-design-palm-springs-day-2/

[7] Growth Patterns: http://www.artplusindustry.com/pr_korban12007.html

[8] Korban/Flaubert’s: http://www.korbanflaubert.com.au/K+F.MAIN.html

[9] Korban/Flaubert: http://www.korbanflaubert.com.au/K+F.MAIN.hGrowthtml

[10] +Korban/Flaubert: http://www.korbanflaubert.com.au/

[11] +Art + Industry Gallery: http://www.artplusindustry.com/

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