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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Featured Pieces

Irid Meditation Mat or Wall Hanging, Midnight Haze
Irid Meditation Mat or Wall Hanging, Midnight Haze
Dougall Paulson
21st Century and Contemporary American 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...
Aquarian Star, Unique Silver Nitrate-Plated Ceramic Sculpture
Aquarian Star, Unique Silver Nitrate-Plated Cer...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century and Contemporary American Abstract Sculptures
Silver, Ceramic
A fragment of fossilized light excavated from the bottom of the sea, the Aquarian Star is a mesmerizing, one-of-a-kind sculpture comprised of handbuilt stoneware and plated with pure...
Sea Squirt, Unique Hand-Thrown and Handbuilt Ceramic Wall or Tabletop Sculpture
Sea Squirt, Unique Hand-Thrown and Handbuilt Ce...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century and Contemporary American Ceramics
Ceramic
Named for an endlessly fascinating family of sea creatures, our Sea Squirt is a delightful ceramic sculpture for tabletop display or mounting to the wall, each one a unique hand-thro...
Dark Star, Unique Handmade Ceramic Wall-Mounted or Tabletop Sculpture
Dark Star, Unique Handmade Ceramic Wall-Mounted...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century and Contemporary American 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 ...
Irid Meditation Mat or Wall Hanging, Solar Flare
Dougall Paulson
21st Century and Contemporary American 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...
Spectrum 8, Unique Handwoven Metal Wall Hanging
Dougall Paulson
21st Century and Contemporary American Wall-mounted Sculptures
Brass, Bronze, Steel, Nickel
Our Spectrum series of handwoven art textiles explores the ways in which light appears through absorption, reflection, and transparency. Like a star setting on an oceanic horizon, th...
Alpha Cluster, Cast Bronze and Hand-Carved Trav...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century and Contemporary American 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 319, Handwoven Art Textile of Fine Copper...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century and Contemporary American Modern 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...
Cetus, Limited Edition Custom-Colored Polished ...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century and Contemporary American 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 and Contemporary American 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...
Discovery Vessel C, Cast Bronze Handmade Geomet...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century and Contemporary American Vases
Bronze
An extension of our experimental work with ceramic planes, the Discovery Vessel series is executed through a hyperprocess using both primordial and brand-new concepts to create an ob...
Spectrum 17, Unique Handwoven Art Textile of Je...
Dougall Paulson
21st Century and Contemporary American Tapestries
Brass
The Spectrum series of handwoven art textiles explores the ways in which light appears through absorption, reflection, and transparency. Like a star setting on an oceanic horizon, th...

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