The Montreal Studio Conquering the World of Lighting Design

Rachel Bussin leads us from room to room of the expansive, multi-levelled industrial space with her golden doodle, Bernie, following at her heels. Possessing an air of indisputable cool, Bussin, lead designer at Lambert & Fils,takes us through the studio’s various ecosystems; from the calm focus of the assembly room floor, decorated with lush green houseplants and colourful tools, to the stark white space tucked away in the basement, manned by three boisterous dudes blasting metal and yelling a warm “salut!”, it becomes increasingly clear that the award-winning, collaborative lighting design studio has found a way to promote individually while rejecting egocentricity: a rarity in the world of art and design.

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