I recently attended a breakfast and Q&A session with French architect and product designer Odile Decq at the Center for Architecture in New York. Decq, who founded Studio Odile Decq, has made a name for herself designing for museum, corporate, hospitality, and residential clients. Decq has collaborated with Italian lighting company Luceplan to design several indoor and outdoor light fixtures, which she has incorporated into recent projects.
The FRAC Bretagne Museum in Rennes, France, was designed by Decq and features two Luceplan products: e04 lamps (suspended from the ceiling, designed by HABITS Studio) and Costanza (table lamps with shades designed by Paulo Rizzatto).
The MACRO Contemporary Art Museum in Rome, Italy, showcases Decq’s design for Luceplan, Javelot Macro floor (used outdoors, and inside as ceiling lamps):