Nervous System is a generative design studio that works at the intersection of science, art, and technology. Designers Jessica Rosenkrantz and Jesse Louis-Rosenberg create using a novel process that employs computer simulation to generate designs and digital fabrication to realize products. Drawing inspiration from natural phenomena, they write computer programs based on processes and patterns found in nature and use those programs to create unique and affordable art, jewelry, and housewares.
Founded in 2007, Nervous System has pioneered the application of new technologies including 3D-printing, webGL, and generative systems. Nervous System releases online design applications that enable customers to co-create products in an effort to make design more accessible. These tools allow for endless design variation and customization.
Hyphae Lamps - one of a kind 3d-printed lamps with LED fixtures
Radiolaria - an app for creating one of a kind, generative Cellular Tables
Orbicular Lamp - each lamp is one of a kind, made from 3d-printed nylon and LED's