Clémentine Chambon was born in Nîmes in 1979. After graduating from the Boulle design school and the ENSCI design school, she joins Marc Newson’s agency in 2003 for a collaboration that will last until 2006.
In 2004, she gets a project support scheme from the VIA, Rideau Lumière,
“Light curtain”, hand-woven optical fibers powered by LEDs. This hybrid
creation has established groundwork for a creative approach on light, its
sensorial exploration coupled with new technology. In 2008, she cofounds
Design Percept until 2018. The studio creates exceptional pieces such as
Artwork LiLi, illuminated textile installation at the Peninsula hotel in Paris,
innovative projects for major companies, Vitruvian project, a power-generating
clothing line for EDF and product lines, Colorama vélo B’Twin 3 with Décathlon. Since 2014, Clémentine Chambon is collaborating with design companies such as
Bonacina1889, Roche Bobois, Nodus Rug. In 2019, she gets a design research residency opened by ENSCI for the
development of the Paperwork, OLED paper light exploration project and launches
her own design studio.