From the simplest of fixtures to the most grandiose forms that the human brain can imagine, chandeliers and lamps of all kinds can transcend their purpose as a light source, and anchor a room with artistry.
This collection of 7 sumptous chandeliers will inspire you to turn your eyes towards the light. This is Part 1 of the Ode to Illumination, a series of articles intended to display these beautiful works in all their glory.
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A high concept design brings haute couture to your dining table, with an attention grabbing shape and arresting shine.
The fantastical curves of this fixture brings to mind a fairytale road of mushrooms, each inhabited by a tiny creature. The somber colors turn this whimsical idea into a sophisticated reality.
Rustic, yet glamorous. This design is bold and beautiful in all its rough textured glory. The design looks as if steel had been hammered into shape by masterful hands.
Delicate and glamorous, this brief cascade of shine would add glimmering splendor to any space. The name of this design is Alba.
Issey Miyake’s Artemide collection is a soft touch of Zen glamor. The clean white contrasts with the soft angles, and the soft glow illuminates and inspires all at once.