Hortense Duthilleux

Lighting designer & Artist

Hortense Duthilleux graduated from Central Saint Martin's MA Material Futures. Her work is at the intersection of architecture and experiential design. Lighting design is central to her process. She explores the energy of light to create immersive environments and sensory experiences. She uses interaction design to create innovative art installations for brands and institutions. Her lighting captivates the audience and triggers contemplation.


Present Senior Designer, Patten Studio, New York
2016 - 2018 Project Designer, Light Bureau, London
2015 Intel, Jotta, London
2015 American Airlines, Jotta, London
2014 Luz, Burning Man, USA
2014 Bell's, Sebastian Kite, London
2014 Barbara Casasola, Kite & Laslett, London
2013 Luz, Secret Garden Party, Huntington


2019 Phare, Nuit Blanche, Paris
2018 Man Pavilion, Burning Man, USA
2017 Man Pavilion, Burning Man, USA
2016 Latitude, Red Bull Collectives, London
2016 Wiggles, Hard Life, London
2015 London Design Week, Intelligent Optimist, London
2015 Salon Del Mobile, Material Futures, Milan
2013 V22, Art & Science, London
2013 21 artists, Blackfriars, London