309 Dining Room Ceiling Lighting Design Photos And Ideas

The dining room.
The dining area, which is just off the kitchen, features a built-in banquette.
The sleek lobby bar is a cafe by day and a wine bar by night.
The clients wanted to be able to easily seat 20 people for dinner. To do so, the design team paired Hans J. Wegner Wishbone Chairs in a rainbow of colors with a Skovby #23 dining table, which expands the seating from six to 20 with simple extension leaves.
Kitchen table, Danish design from the 70s.
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A Wintercheck Factory Light sits atop a credenze by Wüd Furniture.
A steel fireplace lies between the dining space and open kitchen.
Since natural light is limited, the design team favored a neutral, white palette throughout the apartment to maintain an airy and open feel.
Dash Marshall expanded the kitchen slightly so residents can now see all the way through the house when they’re moving from the guest area to the more public spaces. "This line of sight helps people feel more connected and less disoriented. The larger kitchen also alleviates congestions issues that were a problem before," says Boyer.
Except for a few dining chairs, most of the interior elements were built into the walls.
“When in doubt, go with white” was a guiding design principle on this project by interior designer Eric Ford.Exposed wooden white beams create unique patterns in the open concept living and dining room, floating high above the table for twelve.
This model has vaulted ceilings and an glass-encased outdoor area with a large overhanging roof.
The Drop Hat pendants are by Plumen and the convertible sofa is by Resource Furniture.
“We wanted something less Euro. We used felt on one wall, herringbone floors, and walnut shelving to give it some color,” Graham Hill says.
Almost all of the cottage's structural elements and internal divisions are made from cross-laminated timber. The only exception is a large wooden beam that runs the length of the apex. The home's windows and doors are by Velfac.
Standing within the conservatory, a glass floor allows one to see through to the wine cellar below, which is accessible via a seamlessly integrated trap door.
The dining room connects to the kitchen.
The wine cellar can be seen through the glass section of the floor.
Built-in buffets are a standout feature of the dining room.
More locally made products including the Haiku Home ceiling fan featured in most rooms and outside spaces.
Reclaimed barn wood columns and beams treated with the shou sugi ban technique function to define the dining room and living/foyer spaces. An architectural glass wall creates a view of the floating staircase.
The bright and airy open floor plan features hardwood floors that are made from reclaimed wood from Kentucky horse farm fences. Shown is a reclaimed wood dining room table by Rework Collective and a biophilic chandelier from Honest Home by local Artist Leah Naomi.
There are over 300 custom-made cabinet doors in the home, as well as custom light fixtures.
DCM Molded Plywood chairs by Charles and Ray Eames for Herman Miller sit around a dining table by Eero Saarinen for Knoll.
A Herman Miller chicklet sofa (foreground) and a Saarinen by Knoll dining table with Eames' DCM plywood chairs are clearly at home in this authentic midcentury modern abode.
In the dining area, Anatole and Nicholas sit on vintage Prouvé Standard chairs at a Tulip table by Eero Saarinen for Knoll. The enamel pendant is by Labor and Wait.
The teak dining table is by IB Koford-Larsen for G-Plan and the chairs are by Victor Bramwell Wilkins for G-Plan.
Nate and Taylor have been living in Augustine for nine months now, and still enjoy many things about small space living.
The dining area now has a table from All Modern, chairs from Poly & Bark, and a sleek chandelier from West Elm.
They replaced the dated carpeting on the main floor with engineered hardwood and left the unfinished stone flooring in the kitchen in place. The kitchen also got new hardware and lighting.
Ravit Dvir Architecture and Design
Ravit Dvir Architecture and Design
The family dogs, Lola and Nina, hunt for scraps under a dining table that Regan made. The sliding door is by Milgard.
The kitchen table is a maple butcher block from a farmhouse in Old Orchard Beach in Maine.
An open floor plan seamlessly transitions from interior to exterior. Large spans of glazing and the extension of natural materials break the wall between indoors and out.
Keller and Martin also used floor-to-ceiling windows to connect the surrounding private gardens to the living spaces.
Keeping the region’s temperate climate in mind, the architects have inserted sliding doors and operable windows throughout the home to enable ventilation and decrease the need for air conditioning.
Sliding glass doors have been inserted along the entire width of the kitchen/dining/living room area, enabling the home to be completely open to the elements. The heated cement floors and two indoor fireplaces provide warmth on cooler days.
A large dining table with a built-in banquette can comfortably seat an entire family, as well as a group of friends. Bright colors add a nice spark to the otherwise neutral palette.
Country Garden House | Olson Kundig
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The light-filled dining area.
The kitchen is spacious, open, and bright, overlooking a more casual eating-and-sitting area.
The table in the dining area folds down to make a bed; however, Bonnie says that the family actually prefers to sleep together in the convertible sofa area.
The dining space is located at the front of the trailer. The chevron flooring is Oak Fortress Rochesta by Kaindl and the upholstery is by Joybird.
A magnificent corner sliding door unit opens up to expand the home to an outdoor deck.  “When you walk in and look at the mountains, the beauty is overwhelming,” adds Pam.
Workroom director and architect John Bornas has worked with AGUSHI on several projects, and both teams are much in agreement when it comes to design sensibilities and attention to detail.
The open floor plan features an impressive great room with vaulted ceilings which have been painted white.
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"Our design fulfilled the fundamental concern to create a connection to place, capture site and distant views, while providing humble protection from the elements," the architects note.
Contemporary details in the kitchen flow into the dining room where a preserved sense of the home's original Edwardian character continues to exist.

The modern dining room is where the universal ritual of breaking bread brings us together. The projects below showcase elegant configurations and designs that encompass chairs and tables, bars and stools, lighting, flooring, and fireplaces.