In this Conversation Piece series, we take a look at 10 Statement Lights that are sure to grab attention, hold gaze, and spark a few discussions. Click through for some bright ideas for adding a pop to your homes lighting.
Designed by Poul Henningsen, the PH Artichoke is a 360-degree glare-free luminaire created by 72 leaves that shield the light source, and redirect and reflect the light onto the underlying leaves, giving distinct, unique illumination.
Thailand-based company Ango prides itself with fabricating products using sustainable human-scale production techniques and natural materials. Their Full Moon pendant utilizes hundreds of silk cocoons to diffuse light.
Go towards the light! Made from white mylar and multiple layers of polyester cut to resemble a hovering bird's wing, the Icarus Lamp is a striking homage to human aspiration and our source of life: the sun. Though its dimensions are 30" x 10" x 10", Icarus weighs just 1.5 pounds. The light is designed for a 60-watt bulb and comes with a conical safety protector. Electrical cord included.
While its sculptural and whimsical shape evokes memories of an animal-like creature, Yorky is a very versatile and practical light that can sit or lay on a table at different angles to illuminate varied surfaces or hang from its leash on a wall.
Maya, a modular Mermelada Estudio design, is a hexagonal, powder-coated, folded-steel pendant lamp that can be used alone or in a cluster to form a honeycomb of light. Almerich, based in Valencia, produces them in six colors.