CHRISTIAN WASSMANN

Christian Wassmann was born in Switzerland and studied at the University of Art and Design in Zurich and the University of Art and Design in Vienna. He has collaborated with architects, artists and clients on projects that range from site-specific installations and exhibitions to furniture, interiors and architecture. Wassmann's work includes Robert Wilson's Byrd Hoffman Watermill Foundation, Cafe Kristall by Kurt Gutenbrunner and Swarovsky, East Village Radio and the Curved Wall House in Miami for Frank Prisinzano, Lisson Gallery, Murray Guy Gallery, threeASFOUR, and many others including numerous private residences. He is the recipient of the 2012 AIA New York New Practice award and the 2010 Swiss Art Award. Wassmann lives and works in New York, NY.

EXHIBITIONS

2016 Collective Design

SELECTED WORKS

Christian Wassmann, "Dodecahedron" chandelier and optical instrument with eleven clear lenses, poured polyurethane resin, installation view

Christian Wassmann, "Dodecahedron" chandelier and optical instrument with eleven clear lenses, poured polyurethane resin, installation view

Christian Wassmann, "Dodecahedron" chandelier and optical instrument with eleven clear lenses, poured polyurethane resin, installation view

Christian Wassmann, "Dodecahedron" chandelier and optical instrument with eleven clear lenses, poured polyurethane resin, installation view

Christian Wassmann, "Dodecahedron" chandelier and optical instrument with eleven clear lenses, poured polyurethane resin

Christian Wassmann, "Dodecahedron" chandelier and optical instrument with eleven clear lenses, poured polyurethane resin

Christian Wassmann, "Dodecahedron" chandelier and optical instrument with eleven clear lenses, poured polyurethane resin

Christian Wassmann, "Dodecahedron" chandelier and optical instrument with eleven clear lenses, poured polyurethane resin

Christian Wassmann, “Octahedron” shelves, continuous slab of Carrara marble on bases of bent phosphorized carbon steel rods, 16x96" and height of 22", 37" or 52", Unlimited Edition  

Christian Wassmann, “Octahedron” shelves, continuous slab of Carrara marble on bases of bent phosphorized carbon steel rods, 16x96" and height of 22", 37" or 52", Unlimited Edition  

Christian Wassmann "Octahedron" bench / coffee table, solid walnut slab and bent phosphorized carbon steel rod frame, 80" L x 24" W x 15.5" H  

Christian Wassmann "Octahedron" bench / coffee table, solid walnut slab and bent phosphorized carbon steel rod frame, 80" L x 24" W x 15.5" H  

Christian Wassmann "Octahedron" bench / coffee table, solid walnut slab and bent phosphorized carbon steel rod frame, 80" L x 24" W x 15.5" H, installation view

Christian Wassmann "Octahedron" bench / coffee table, solid walnut slab and bent phosphorized carbon steel rod frame, 80" L x 24" W x 15.5" H, installation view

Christian Wassmann "Octahedron" dining table, solid walnut elliptical slice and bent phosphorized carbon steel rod frame, 79.5" L x 37" W x 28" H  

Christian Wassmann "Octahedron" dining table, solid walnut elliptical slice and bent phosphorized carbon steel rod frame, 79.5" L x 37" W x 28" H