Eye-catching designs inject instant drama into a space. Here are our Top 10 high-impact modern lighting fixtures that will serve as focal points for any room.
From their humble beginnings of designing lamps in Valencia, Spain, Sandro Tothill + Marivi Calvo, the co-founders of Lzf Lamps, have evolved into an international success story — receiving numerous awards and outfitting homes and businesses in over 20 countries — thanks to their handcrafted lights and artistic creativity.
Monorail systems are state-of-the-art configurable lighting solutions that allow custom styling with minimalist appeal. Monorail can be formed by hand into configurations suitable for a wide range of both residential and commercial settings. It can be installed in straight runs, field-bent to create organic shapes, or arranged to follow architectural details.
Louis Poulsen is a Danish lighting company that was founded in 1874. Louis Poulsen is known for several iconic pieces by famous lighting designers Poul Henningsen and Arne Jacobsen. Louis Poulsen’s approach to lighting lies in a very strict and uncompromising product philosophy grounded in simplicity. All elements must serve a light-related purpose.
I try to understand where the thing will be made, and I try to challenge the brief, and make sure I am not repeating something that already exists. I very rarely think of the final shape of an object, or the surface before I start. I am always thinking of the material possibilities, the potential of the factory, and the structure of the object, which means that I am a vertebrate designer, rather than an invertebrate! I am inspired by just about everything: cooking and architecture, engineering and sci-fi , music and contemporary sculpture , British traditions and travel.
Pablo Pardo, has been at the forefront of innovative lighting design since he established his eponymous company in San Francisco two decades ago. The Venezuelan-born designer offers an extensive collection of modern floor, table, and suspension fixtures that bridge the gap between timelessness and technological innovation.