Carla Baz, a Lebanese designer based in the UAE, creates unique lighting designs that combine form and function. Her work is distinguished by sculptural and ornate features, reflecting her passion for reviving the human touch in design.
Carla has been recognized with multiple design accolades, including the Maison & Objet Rising Talent Award in 2018 and the Boghossian Foundation Design Prize in Brussels in 2013.
After studying Interior Architecture at ESAG Penninghen in Paris and Product design for the Luxury Industry at the University of Art and Design Lausanne (ECAL), Carla gained valuable experience working alongside esteemed designers such as Vivienne Westwood and Zaha Hadid.
She collaborates with skilled craftsmen at her eponymous studio in Beirut to produce modern designs using high-quality materials. Her studio's collaborative approach to design focuses on sharing knowledge and reimagining techniques to invigorate traditional crafts.