NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Silhouette, the Austrian-based leader in lightweight and high quality eyewear, is pleased to announce that Oscar nominated Brad Pitt wore a pair of Titan Minimal Art glasses to the New York premiere of his new film, "The Big Short," on December 14. This sleek rimless style embodies Silhouette's minimalist aesthetic and use of innovative materials for an airy, ultra lightweight look and feel – an iconic and understated accessory smartly worn by this film icon.
Part of Silhouette's award-winning Titan Minimal Art collection, the pair features fluid curving stems with subtle colored lenses and a featherweight frame that reflects a sense of energy and organic movement. Designed with creative individuals, iconoclasts and freethinkers in mind, it is liberating in its lightness and flexibility, and comes in 144 options for a truly personalized statement.
What began in 1964 as a vision of glasses as a decorative device is today the world's leading brand of light and high quality glasses – Silhouette. This is the brand of the world's lightest glasses, made with great attention to detail, a large proportion of work by hand, an individual design approach and the use of the best materials and the latest technology. Made in Austria, they are exported to 100 countries worldwide. In 1999, Silhouette revolutionized the eyeglass world with its Titan Minimal Art glasses, which weigh only 1.8 grams, without screws, hinges or rims. Silhouette glasses have gone into space 35 times with astronauts; and they travel around the globe with the Vienna Philharmonic as well as with a number of celebrities from entertainment, business and politics.