Collection by Victoria Nguyen

Bright Ideas in Lighting Design


No need to be lost in the dark when it comes to contemporary lighting—here are 11 of our favorite pieces. From futuristic table lamps to a modern menorah that certainly calls for a "Mazel Tov," these fixtures are sure to make any space instantly brighter.

Lightweight and powerful, the low-energy, high-output Channel series is the epitome of sleek modern styling.
Brian Schmitt slip-cast two pendant light silhouettes—slender and squat—in translucent porcelain.
This is the world's first designer energy-saving lightbulb—a sculptural piece so lovely, you’ll be reluctant to use a...
The cord—usually the afterthought of any lamp—shines in this simple, clever lighting solution.
A modern take on the traditional Hannukah light piece, this cast iron menorah by Josh Owen is simple, strong, and...
Create your own “altered” space with this handcrafted tea light totem.
This die-cut fabric pendant lamp has a structural, geometric presence and adds a bright, modern ambience to any room.
A smaller version of a design classic, this lamp plays with contrasts: What looks like a cool block of ice heats up...
We love this lamp for its brilliant design features, including an etched lens that gently diffuses the light of its LED...
Anglepoise has reissued this industrial favorite created in 1934 by factory engineer George Carwardine.
With a slender body and easy-to-move rotating arm, the Pixo light from Pablo Designs is a stylish, multifunctional task...