61 Kitchen Recessed Lighting Undermount Sinks Design Photos And Ideas

The modern kitchen is the heart of the home. Cooking and conversing go hand-in-hand as meals are created, memories made. Whether teaching an old family recipe, reading the newspaper in a breakfast nook, or chatting over the daily morning coffee, the ritual of the everyday begins here. Spark your imagination by browsing our collection of modern kitchens. From popular counter materials like marble, granite, quartz, and wood; to stunning examples of white cabinets; to flooring options like hardwood and concrete, these projects showcase it all. You'll also find ideas for backsplashes, lighting, appliances, and sinks.

Floating shelves with integrated LED lighting provide open storage and illuminate the workspace below.
The Heath Ceramics wall tile backsplash was extended to full height and behind floating shelves to add texture and character to the minimal kitchen.
The home’s kitchen marries a wood-slatted ceiling and wood cabinets with marble counter and surround.
We had the stone counter and backsplash  cut from the same slab of Vermont marble, achieving a continuous graphic pattern.
An LED strip is concealed in the angled ceiling plane; the supply air diffuser, also of teak, is barely visible over the counter. The microwave is tucked under a drawer below the counter.
We designed this kitchen like a single piece of teak cabinetry. Lighting and ventilation are recessed into the angled ceiling plane; deep storage is located over the entrance.
Kitchen and Dinning Room
Kitchen, looking towards the dining room
The Kitchen and Loft
K I T C H E N  to L I V I N G
Sleek Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances, along with Caesarstone countertops, complete the kitchen.
Mirrored backsplash deflects light from the opposite window and softens a typically, hard, utilitarian surface.
A small stepping transition from the entryway marks the boundary of the kitchen, which flows seamlessly into the dining and living areas for an airy, comfortable space.
Kitchen looking into the dining and out towards the Atlantic Ocean.  The collar ties are exposed to express the homes structural integrity and bring down the scale of the space
Kitchen from the dining lounge.
Kitchen
Kitchen (w/ Winston)
Kitchen
Kitchen
Walnut and book-matched  Calcutta kitchen
Kitchen with glulam stair
Beautiful modern kitchen , with concrete floor , amazing wooden table designed by Nathalie milazzo
The entire first floor is centered around the kitchen which features Ikea cabinet bases with Semihandmade fronts painted "White" by Dunn Edwards. The lights by Rejuvenation and Kitchen Aid appliances make this the perfect space for entertaining.
The panel ready dishwasher, with functional third rack, is tucked seamlessly into the kitchen island.
A large dark wood stained island provides extra storage and work space for both the parents and the children.
Kitchen
Kitchen with view of Dining and Living Room beyond.  Pendant light fixture by Chris McCullough
The black steel A110 pendants by Alvar Aalto match the Poliform ventilation hood and ebonized white oak  cabinets by Leicht Haus. LED  lighting is integrated into the island shelving. The drawers underneath are handleless and open electronically by touch using a servo drive.
Kitchen
Custom steel vent hood designed by West Architecture Studio and fabricated by Luke Prestridge.
Kitchen at peninsula with island beyond
Kitchen
Kitchen with American Black Walnut cabinets and Calacatta marble countertops open to Living Room on right. Original red brick exposed above backsplash
kitchen
Kitchen with American Black Walnut cabinets and Calacatta marble countertops open to Living Room on right.  Original red brick exposed above backsplash
kitchen with butcher block
Kitchen
Pops of white enhance the warm wood tones
Inside / Outside living
Kitchen

Get a Daily Dose of Design

Sign up for the Dwell Daily Newsletter and never miss our new features, photos, home tours, stories, and more.