Dimple

Originally designed in collaboration with Sister City for a custom fixture version featuring clear glass and a white-painted interior, Dimple is a compact and dimmable, flush-mounted sconce that casts a diffuse and soft, atmospheric light. Made from solid-cast glass and an anodized aluminum backing, Dimple is cheekily named for the thick, domed circular diffuser embedded into its front face. This unique feature renders its LED source into a soft, atmospheric glow that emanates an orb-like, optical pattern.

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Browse our beloved dimpled fixtures. Available in sconce, ceiling flush mount and 4 glass finishes

Sister City — New York, NY

Dimple sconce, frosted interior

Sister City — New York, NY

Dimple sconce, frosted interior

Sister City — New York, NY

Dimple sconce, frosted interior

Understated Warmth

Originally designed to complement the minimalist interiors of Manhattan’s Sister City hotel, Dimple’s simple silhouette consists of a solid glass lens against an anodized aluminum backing. The unique domed surface casts light in glowing, orb-like patterns.

The final form for the Dimple is almost as if you took a sphere and pushed it into the face of a plane, to create a concave curvature that’s visible through the thickness of the glass. It was a pleasant surprise to see how that plays with the light coming through it.

Juanita Wichienkuer

Atelier Ace

Events

05/13/2022

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NYCxDesign | Panel + Opening Celebration

Thank you all for joining Theo Richardson, Charles Brill and Alexander Williams, founding partners of RBW, alongside Julia Gamolina of Madame Architect for a panel discussion and opening party to celebrate the opening of NYCxDesign 2022.

Community

04/20/2022

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RBW Endowed Scholarship

What began as a friendship between 3 students of the RISD Furniture Design program, has grown into the 13-year partnership that is RBW. We’re thrilled to announce the introduction of the RBW Endowed Scholarship at the Rhode Island School of Design.

Community

03/14/2022

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Designers in Ukraine: A conversation with Maksym Iuriichuk of Sivak+Partners

As designers, humans, parents and children, our empathy and compassion goes to the people of Ukraine and all others afflicted by the ongoing war and crisis. We believe there can be no design without democracy.  We were recently contacted by Maksym Iuriichuk, Co-owner and Chief Designer of Sivak+Partners based in Odesa and Kyiv, and we invited him to share his experience as a Ukrainian designer through an emailed conversation with RBW's Director of Growth, Alex Williams.