If you wish to go down the simpler path then there are the Edison bulb pendants that are currently a hot trend or even sculptural masterpieces that seem less like a lamp and more like a work of art. You will be amazed by the sheer ingenuity and versatility on display!
Danish lighting luminary Louis Poulsen recently launched Cirque a twisting and twirling collection of pendant lamps designed in cooperation with Clara von Zweigbergk a Swedish designer and graphic artist.
Then again sometimes a single bulb can make a big difference. Let the photos that follow serve as design inspiration! Where possible we’ve included info on specific lighting pieces (in case you’re in a shopping mood). Enjoy…
This Mantis Wall Sconce from CB2 channels Midcentury flair. With a shade that can rotate 360 degrees convenience has never been so stylish. Make a colorful statement with your wall lighting. In ! Art meets illumination in this Neon Mfg. Stay Wild Sign from Urban Outfitters. We’re loving the display position over the bar cart:
Those creative minds at TAF have once again designed a notable light for cool Scandinavian brand Muuto (previous TAF standouts for Muuto include the “Up” lamp and the “Wood Lamp“). TAF is a multi-talented Stockholm-based design and architecture studio established in 2002 by Gabriella Gustafson and Mattias Ståhlbom.
With the success of Edition One Anglepoise®️ again collaborated with Paul Smith in 2015 to produce a second edition of Kenneth Grange’s Type 75™. With its deeper richer colour palette the Type 75™ Edition Two has a polished urbanity that is different from the lighthearted and summery Edition One.