Dougall Paulson

San Bernardino, CA

About Dougall Paulson

Co-founders of Los Angeles multidisciplinary design studio Dougall Paulson, Sean Dougall and Andrew Paulson seek beauty through new forms of sculptural objects, furniture, lighting, and textiles, as well as interior experiences, branding and graphic identities, and art direction. Using narrative as the thread that binds ideas together, their unique take on visual storytelling is the starting point for the creation of objects that straddle the fine, decorative, and graphic arts. Based out of a former lightbulb factory in Watts, California—an area that embodies the creati...Read More

Dougall Paulson

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Irid Meditation Mat or Wall Hanging, Solar Flare
Dougall Paulson
21st Century United States Tapestries
Cotton, Mylar, Nickel
Our Irid meditation mat draws inspiration from the structure of the tatami goza, the proto-form of the traditional tatami mat, which could be rolled and carried with its owner on jou...
Cetus, Limited Edition Custom-Colored Polished ...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century United States Dining Room Chairs
Silk, Wool, Oak
Comprised of hand-carved, custom-colored polished oak, the Cetus chair is upholstered in our Blue Wale textile, a lush, handwoven corduroy of the finest merino wool and cultivated si...
Perforata Unique Handmade Ceramic and Cast Glas...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century United States Wall Lights and Sconces
Ceramic, Stainless Steel, Glass
Inspired by the bioluminescent carapace of certain deep-sea creatures, our Perforata lighted sculptures are comprised of a hand-thrown, perforated, and glazed stoneware object floati...
Perforata D, Unique Handmade Ceramic and Cast G...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century United States Wall Lights and Sconces
Ceramic, Stainless Steel, Glass
Inspired by the bioluminescent carapace of certain deep-sea creatures, our Perforata lighted sculptures are comprised of a hand-thrown, perforated, and glazed stoneware object floati...
Perforata B, Unique Handmade Ceramic and Cast G...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century United States Wall Lights and Sconces
Ceramic, Stainless Steel, Glass
Inspired by the bioluminescent carapace of certain deep-sea creatures, our Perforata lighted sculptures are comprised of a hand-thrown, glazed, and perforated stoneware object floati...
Nimbus, Limited Edition Custom-Colored Polished...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century United States Stools
Oak, Stainless Steel, Silk
Comprised of hand-carved, custom-colored polished oak and mirror-polished stainless steel, the Nimbus barstool is upholstered in our handwoven, color-shifting Liquidus textile, an ot...
Nimbus, Custom-Colored Polished Oak Dining or O...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century United States Dining Room Chairs
Silk, Wool, Oak
Comprised of hand-carved, custom-colored polished oak, the Nimbus chair is upholstered in our seafloor textile, a hand spun and handwoven composition of merino wool, cultivated silk ...
Alpha Cluster, Cast Bronze and Hand-Carved Trav...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century United States Side Tables
Bronze, Travertine
In Alpha Cluster, travertine—an ancient expression of geothermic activity—balances perfectly on points of hand-sculpted, cast bronze. The result is a cluster of energy in three dimen...
Atlas 307, Handwoven Art Textile of Fine Copper...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century United States Wall-mounted Sculptures
Copper, Wool
A collection of maps that guide the eye, our Atlas series of handwoven art textiles are an architecture of alloy and animal. Using jewelry-grade metal wire and hand-dyed wool, the we...
Cnidaria B, Unique Handmade Ceramic and Cast Gl...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century United States Wall Lights and Sconces
Ceramic, Stainless Steel, Glass
Inspired by captivating, colorful sea life, our Cnidaria lighted sculptures are comprised of hand thrown and hand built stoneware objects floating atop multiple cast glass lenses. Ev...
Dark Star, Unique Handmade Ceramic Wall-Mounted...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century United States Wall-mounted Sculptures
Ceramic, Stainless Steel
Named for a star with a gravitational pull strong enough to trap light, our Dark Star Sculpture draws you in a for a closer look. Created from a handbuilt ceramic base with hundreds ...
Gamma Ray Minor, Cast Bronze Sculptural Sconce ...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century United States Wall Lights and Sconces
Bronze
The deadliest electromagnetic phenomena in the known universe, gamma rays are as perilous as they are magnificent. Inspired by these intense bursts of light, our Gamma Ray sconce, sc...

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