Lamps by Bec Brittain seen at Williamson Residence, Williamson - Shy Beams
Lamps by Bec Brittain seen at Williamson Residence, Williamson - Shy Beams
Image credit: Antoine Bootz

Shy Beams

SHY Beams by Bec Brittain creates a form with lines of light in a sweet corner of this Reddymade designed space.

Meet the Creator

Bec Brittain is a New York-based lighting and product designer driven by a love of luxurious materials, After studying product design (Parsons), philosophy (NYU), and architecture (The Architectural Association), Brittain began her career designing and producing bespoke door hardware. Handcrafting hardware allowed her to unify her diverse interests and discover a love of metalworking. She continued to hone her craft while acting as Design Director for the renowned Lindsey Adelman Studio from 2008 through 2011. In 2011, Brittain opened her own studio in Brooklyn, where she developed her signature product, the critically acclaimed SHY Light.

Today, with the help of a small and dedicated team, Brittain continues to explore and experiment with new techniques and materials, pushing the boundaries of American-made, centerpiece lighting design. Bec Brittain products are all designed and engineered by Bec; each is then produced in New York, using a broad variety of techniques and a trusted network of local fabricators and artisans. Every piece is hand-assembled by our studio team and personally inspected by the designer.

Bec has been featured in numerous publications such as The New York Times, Elle DÉCOR, Case Da Abitare, and Wallpaper magazine. Her clients are among the top designers and architects of today and her work can be seen in commercial and residential projects across the globe.”"