“Florensis is a new concept in lighting aesthetics for all kinds of applications. Its floral bud has been arrived at through a unique way of creating form ; the convergence of two different flows and processes. The host form has been extruded in a linear way, suggesting upward growth, whereas the ‘Bud’ has been machined… Read more »
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The Monolith chair was featured at the Moroso stand at the 2013 Salone, in Milan. The chair designed by Ross Lovegrove attributes its aesthetic to the sculpture of a solid block and its design forms from the ideology of melting. The chairs finish in white plastic inherits connections with melting polar caps, whilst the silver… Read more »
With Milan behind us, we wanted to share a few of our highlights from the Renault X Ross Lovegrove launch of our new concept car, the TWIN’Z.
Launched yesterday, Lovegrove Studio with LASVIT showcased a new lighting range called Nodules. The Nodules are handmade spherical lenses fused together in the making process to harness the natural physics of the material. A fiber optic light source delivers an intense white light from a remote point so that the relationship between the stem and Nodule… Read more »
To be launched in Milan 2013, Lovegrove Studio has been working with Vondom to create a wonderful new collection called Biophilia. Biophilia explores the a new design language that forms a dialogue between time , form and space combining the pioneering organic design of Segrada Famila by Antonio Gaudi , Vondom’s expertise in advanced roto… Read more »
Lovegrove Studio has completed work on it’s latest limited edition, Void Illusion. These new works form the next step in the evolution of carbon fibre furniture, extending the interface between the liquid dynamics of its structure and the flow path strategies of its contained surfaces. The intent has been to form a dialogue between its… Read more »
During January Ross was traveling extensively throughout Europe. Here is a quick snapshot from one of those days, Ross with designer and friend Christoph Radl at a shared photo shoot.
Here is Ross at Porta Nuova – Milan’s new business district under completion with Solar Tree at it’s Centre in Piazza Gae Aulenti.
After an anticipated wait, we now have ‘Ross Lovegrove’ short films on our website. We are really excited to add this visual dimension to Ross’ artworks and to continue to grow ideas through this media. What you will now see is an expanding collection of art films capturing the philosophy of Ross’ work. We are… Read more »
Yesterday world acclaimed artist Mariko Mori visited the studio for a filmed conversation with Ross. Mariko is currently in London for the opening of her new show ‘Rebirth’ at the Royal Academy of Arts http://www.royalacademy.org.uk/exhibitions/mariko-mori/
Last week Ross was presented with the award for ‘Product Designer of the Year’ from FX magazine. Hosted at the Grosvenor Hotel in Mayfair, the glamourous event showcased the best in interior and product design talent from 2012.
For the 23rd edition of the prestigious Biennale Interieur in Kortrijk, Ross Lovegrove has been invited to conceive a project room in which to present a car concept. Seven worldwide renown designers, architects, and artists will be challenged on this exhibition, titled Future Primitives, opening on October 20th. For this occasion, Ross Lovegrove is projecting… Read more »
James Lilley of Curvature Group who has worked closely with Lovegrove Studio over the years on projects from telephones to transportation next to The New Lovegrove Carbon Fibre Table currently undergoing final high precision analysis and completion. The Virgin Galactic full size replica built by Curvature Group , faithfully reproduced and beautifully finished , a joy… Read more »
Commissioned by Lille 3000, Ross Lovegrove has created a new art installation hung from the rafters of Lille Flandre Station. Here the visitors and travellers gathering at the station will find on the trails a shocking surprise: a U.F.O. has just landed on the sidewalk and it is able to transport human beings from Lille to Paris in… Read more »
Last week, as part of the London Design Festival, Ross and Michael Young joined together as guest speakers for the new Design Junction seminar program. Hosted by Aiden Walker, the talk was a great opportunity for the pair to openly discuss past projects, current work and the future for design. In an open and informal… Read more »
On Monday, Ross presented his latest art pieces at the press preview of the Interieur Biennale in Kortrijk and Fantastic with Lille 3000. Commissioned by both shows, Ross has created two unique transport inspired installations. Fantastic and Lille 3000 opens at the beginning of October. Inspired by UFO sightings on youtube, Ross has designed his own… Read more »
Ross was recently filmed as part of a new 6 part series called ‘Objects of Desire’ to be aired on the Sky Arts channel later this year. The series, hosted by Mariella Frostrup, explores our intrigue and want for the most desirable objects in fashion, architecture, design and the arts. Incorporated in the series is a… Read more »
On sunday, the Lovegrove Studio was a hive of activity. The picture above is of Ross with friends Greg Lynn, Lowie Vermeecsh and Moniek Bucquoye. They were here to discuss new exhibitions in Kortijk.
Lovegrove Studio is looking to hire two talented students or recent graduates to join our team. Starting in July, the internship’s will run for 3-months. During this time the successful candidates will gain experience working in an international renowned design studio and further progress their learning and understanding within the industry. Position 1 - Computational… Read more »
As part of Lovegrove Studio’s 2012 output, Nebula is a new lighting typology, derived from Ross’ continuing exploration of organic expression. As a new light for Artemide, Nebula is generated from advanced parametric scripting and created from enclosed aluminium and a theromoplastic vortex. Nebulas undulating surface acts as a diffuser, dispersing light from a… Read more »
Here are some of our favourite photographs of the Solar Tree in St John’s Square during Clerkenwell Design Week. Also, click here to see an interview with Ross on Bloomberg television about the Solar Tree and its future within our cities. Photographs By Ashley Bingham
Organic form, renewable energy and the future of street lighting, Ross Lovegrove’s ‘Solar Tree’ is making its way to London for the summer of 2012. Manufactured by Italian lighting brand Artemide and designed by Ross Lovegrove, the ‘Solar Tree’ is a beacon of light for renewable energy and its future within our urban landscape…. Read more »
We would like to share with you some new images of the Lasvit LiquidKristal Pavilion exhibited at the Milan Furniture Fair in April 2012. The images are taken by photographer Clarence Gorton who has beautifully captured the essence of fluidity and form within the glass structure. For more information and a video of the pavilion here… Read more »
Last week saw the release of our new product the Lasvit LiquidKristal at Milan’s Triennale. The exhibition showcased the product in the form of a 60sqm pavilion created from 24 unique self-supporting glass laminations of LLK, Lasvit Liquid Kristal. The LiquidKristal became the structural elements across which a tensioned roof that acts as giant screen… Read more »
Milan/April 2012 sees the release of several new projects from my studio that define how the digital industrial process can enhance the fields of Architecture,Design and Art and produce new aesthetic impact. LASVIT LIQUID CRYSTAL After more than one years research we are ready to show how this new glass moulding system can create contemporary… Read more »