University of Oregon Department of Product Design public lecture presents the Ladies & Gentlemen Studio, a multi-faceted design studio based in Brooklyn’s Red Hook neighborhood. Their aesthetic and design philosophy embraces complementary opposites with an unexpected balance of warm minimalism, playful austerity and simple sophistication. Founded by Dylan Davis & Jean Lee in 2010, L&G Studio’s explorative spirit is a blend of resourceful curiosity with the desire to celebrate material and functionality. Their open, multi-disciplinary approach to design yields an ever-evolving set of ideas and experiments collected from everyday discoveries, explorations. Their products ranges from Lightings, furniture, objects to design installations and exhibitions. L&G Studio have been featured in publications around the world including New York Times, T Magazine, Wall Street Journal, Elle Decor, Wallpaper*, Monocle, Vogue Living, Domus, Surface, Wired, Architectural Digest, Interior Design, Dwell, Sight Unseen, Dezeen and Milk Decoration.