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Top 10 Modern Wall Sconces

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Layer your lighting and create instant atmosphere with striking wall sconces in a variety of shapes and finishes.

AJ Wall Lamp from Louis Poulsen

Arne Jacobsen designed the AJ Wall for the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen, the lamp was part of the total design concept created for the hotel. Several of the products created for the hotel are regarded as design icons and within the lighting industry the AJ lamps in particular have obtained world-fame. The AJ Wall Light emits downward, directed light. The angle of the shade and rotation can be adjusted to optimize light distribution.

FlexiLED Wall Light from Contardi

A playful, flexible arm LED fixture, currently offered in chocolate brown leather with a satin bronze backplate, ivory leather with a satin nickel backplate or braided steel with satin nickel backplate. Satin white polycarbonate lens. Provides direct, task, or accent illumination.

Forq 18in Outdoor Wall Light from Modern Forms

Tall and austere like an urban sky scape, the Forq 18in Outdoor Wall Light renders on the iconic tuning fork sculpted form. Glass diffusers seal in LEDs with minimal extension from these wall sconces. Engineered to maximize light output and accent wall surfaces.

Cigar Wall Sconce from George Nelson Bubble Lamps

Cigar lamp wall sconce. Plug-in cord, on/off switch located on the socket. Arm extends 20″ from wall for these wall sconces. 12 feet of cord with plug. Solid walnut backplate.

Caboche Piccola Wall Light from Focarini

The Caboche Piccola wall lamp is composed by transparent spheres made of polymethylmetacrylate. These wall sconces come in shade in blown glass, white matte finish.

Carre A Wall Sconce from Vetreria DeMajo

Vetreria DeMajo uses age old techniques to create their Murano glass pieces in today’s contemporary styles. Each piece of handblown glass is signed as a mark of authenticity. Carre A provides diffused as well as up and down light. Satin white Murano glass diffusers with a satin chrome body and details.

Excel Double Wall Sconce from Roll and Hill

A spare and elegant walnut and steel form provides the structure for the Excel Double Sconce. The design of these wall sconces are inspired by the colorful charts and graphs produced by the popular computer program. The shade pivots slightly to provide direct and ambient illumination.

Lucellino NT Wall Lamp from Ingo Maurer

Lucellino NT Wall Lamp is a member of the iconic Birds family. The name is a play on words, from the Italian luce, meaning light, and uccellino, meaning little bird. Lucellino has a single winged light bulb “flying” from its canopy. The light bulb is adorned with goose-feather wings and attached to a brass wire.

Elf1 Bath Light from Illuminating Experiences Lighting

Illuminating Experiences Bath series – wall mounted vertical sconce. The Elf design is characterized by the bold geometric appeal of floating luminous cylinders. Available in xenon, compact fluorescent, or LED options.

Talo Mini Wall 21 from Artemide Lighting

Talo’s body is composed of extruded aluminum and end caps are made of die-cast aluminum. Available in white, silver grey , satin chrome, or brilliant chrome finish. Upper diffuser in clear molded polycarbonate, lower diffuser in opaline molded polycarbonate.

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Laura Edwards

Laura is a Texan who has called California her home the last ten years. As an experienced Interior Designer she has advanced knowledge of modern and classic lighting, furniture and bath products. She loves the design industry and is always attending trade shows and exhibits around the world. She swam competitively for FSU where she met her husband Peyton. They reside in Los Angeles with their dog Renegade.