Behind the Scenes: Prototyping

Category: Toys. Idea: Folding spherical animal. Inspiration: Crab. In the workshop, David and the team began with a smooth wooden sphere and chopped it up into subsections (parts and limbs). It proved challenging to work with a round object versus cubic objects. Ultimately, the perfect shapes were made of the mother sphere, and from there…

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David Featured in Design Milk’s Friday Five

David is no stranger to the digital “pages” of Design Milk, as he has been at the forefront of modern product design since opening his eponymous studio in 1996. From bold lighting to angular furniture to imaginative wooden toys, he continues to expand his repertoire of sculptural goods that no doubt double as art. Besides designing, he opened a storefront…

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New Studio Partners

New Studio Partners

  Find more information on these and our other partner showrooms, or on becoming a partner, here.  

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A Podcast About Design

Clever Podcast chose David as the subject for its episode 12. Have a listen for insight into David’s growing up in the South, making the move to NYC, and the importance of curiosity and tactility in an increasingly virtual world. Tune in for the sibling-like banter between David and his hosts – design veteran Amy Devers and Jamie Derringer of Design…

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Wallpaper* Magazine: The Luminary

An excerpt from David’s spread in Wallpaper*, by Pei-Ru Keh and featuring original photography by Daniel Shea. The latest expression of Weeks’ mercurial talent is a new lighting collection, ‘OTTO’ – his first product launch in about three years. The unveiling of the collection coincides with Weeks leaving his original studio, in an old factory building…

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New Studio Partner + Design Week Mexico

We’re excited to announce our newly minted partnership with luxury showroom and architecture firm Esrawe in Mexico City. This is our studio’s showroom debut in Latin America. Join studio founder David Weeks and Esrawe principal Héctor Esrawe on October 6 in Mexico City during one of the many industry and social events planned at Esrawe to coincide…

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Welcome…

Thanks everyone for joining us this fall for the BBQ at our new workshop! Our space now stretches from Atlantic Avenue to Pacific Avenue: from sea to shining, Brooklyn sea.  

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TriBeCa Design Night & OTTO: Thursday, May 12

Join us on TriBeCa Design Night as we celebrate our twentieth anniversary with the introduction of OTTO, our eighth lighting collection. We will also be extending our hours for NYCxDesign: Saturday, May 14: 11am–5pm Sunday, May 15: 11am–5pm We’ll see you there!   

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An Introduction: The OTTO Collection

This May, David Weeks Studio will celebrate its twentieth anniversary with the launch of a new lighting collection—our first to incorporate LED technology. Named OTTO (Italian for eight), the series will encompass single- and double-arm pendants, suspended fixtures and sconces in various sizes and configurations. The jewelry-esque pieces are distinguished by spare, attenuated lines, like…

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2015 Sample Sale: Friday, December 4th

Join us for our annual sample sale at our Brooklyn Studio! Lighting samples and prototypes ONE DAY ONLY: Friday Dec. 4 from 12-8pm In-person purchases only. No previews. Cash or Checks only! Questions? info@davidweeksstudio.com 212 966 3433 68 Jay Street, Suite 612A, Brooklyn, NY 11201 davidweeksstudio.com by Subway: F to York St. or A to…

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