Whether suspended in clusters or hovering over an intimate table setting, pendant lights are the unequivocal jewels of the lighting world. Our picks for most illuminating modern pendant lights dazzlingly illustrate what happens when art, craft and bright ideas converge.
Talk about flower power! This gorgeous wood veneer beauty—available in 10 colors—is a modern pendant wonder.
Heracleum's delicate structure is a marvel of innovation, but well admit to being fixated on its ravishing looks.
The 'petals' of this birch plywood modern pendant light are curved at 3 sets of angles to form a perfectly proportioned flower.
This clean, graphic statement, crafted from aluminum and polycarbonate. proves that minimalism is anything but dead.
Already an icon, Discoco's layered metal discs and gently dispersed illumination makes for serious statement lighting.
Perforated metal and a geodesic form yield a modern pendant lamp that casts ambient light and beautiful shadows.
A minimalists's dream, the spare and graphic Discus collection is the kind of geometry lesson we like!
Poul Henningsen's 1958 masterpiece is on every modern design lover's bucket list—including ours.
Birch slats, crafted by hand in Finland, makes this lantern-like modern pendant light the perfect Northern light.
It's easy to see why this fiberglass and resin sphere—generously sized, but visually light—is a contemporary lighting best seller.