Ozzy & Wes is a woman-owned lighting design studio based in Brooklyn New York and Belfast Maine.
We combine art, design, science, storytelling, engineering and a commitment to supporting local businesses to create high-end lighting fixtures.
The 2019/20 [d]arc Magazine decorative design directory is now available online!
Ozzy & Wes, as well as founder Kate Sweater, are featured in the fifth edition of 3d – [d]arc’s annual decorative design directory, which lists over 2,000 manufacturers, distributors and suppliers of decorative lighting products for the international specification […]
We met so many great designers and specifiers at the show.
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We are thrilled to participate in the 2019 Launch Pad at WantedDesign Manhattan (May 18-21, 2019) during NYCxDESIGN, New York’s celebration of global design. Presented with DesignMilk.
We visited Casco Bay Glassworks in Woolwich, ME this week observe them creating some of the custom hand-blown glass shades for the Eliza […]
RISDxNYC highlights where and when alumni will be exhibiting work or participating in events during NYCxDESIGN. Ozzy & Wes is now featured on the RISDxNYC 2019 exhibitors page.
We are thrilled to see so many RISD alumni showing work at NYCxDESIGN.
There are many excellent designers featured in this year’s LaunchPad […]
ABOUT FOUNDER / PRINCIPAL KATE SWEATER
Kate Sweater has 15 years of experience in the lighting industry. She holds a Master of Science in Architectural Sciences (Lighting) from the Lighting Research Center (LRC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and a Bachelors of Fine Art (Furniture) from the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD). She is Lighting Certified by the NCQLP and is an Associate Member of the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD). She is a member of the IES Museum and Gallery Lighting Committee as well as the Discomfort Glare in Outdoor Nighttime Environments Committee. Kate Sweater has extensive experience with human perception of lighting, lighting for art, and lighting for spaces ranging from high-end homes and hospitality to low-income housing and public spaces.
darc Magazine (2019, July) 3d Decorative Design Directory 2019/20, Page 12 (Lighting’s Ones to Watch) + Page 41 (Feature on Ozzy & Wes). [link to article]