LAURENCE BRABANT / FORESTIER
A graduate of the Duperré School in Paris, Laurence obtained a Fiacre scholarship for her research project "Inanimate Objects" and self-published her blown glass designs. Her "Petites leçons de choses" pieces, will be joining the FNAC, (National Contemporary Art Collection). On a resident artist’s placement at the Villa Kujoyama in Kyoto (Japan), in partnership with Baccarat she developed the "MANU-facture" project. She is particularly skilled in transparency, glass and crystal, making a name for herself in the fields of the table arts with a poetic flair, creating tailored lighting solutions and unique pieces. Among others, she works with Véronèse, Christian Tortu, Salviati, Cristallerie Saint Louis, Louis Vuitton, Galeries Lafayette, Glenmorangie, Baccarat and Starck for JP Gaultier.