Modern Wall Lighting Fixtures
In comparison to contemporary and other decorating styles, modern decor tends to be fairly simplistic without a lot of style, the kind of decor that blends in with its surroundings rather than calls attention to them. There are many Earth-tones and natural products in modern decor. When it comes to lighting, the fixtures are usually small and enhance the space. Modern wall lighting fixtures are available in many styles that add subtle amounts of lighting to your space.
What is modern decor?
A modern decor involves many different design aspects and modern is usually split into two categories: midcentury modern and ultra modern. Midcentury modern involves a lot of defined lines, gentle curves and an aggressive use of colour, especially around accent pieces like lighting fixtures. Urban modern decor, also known as postmodern, became popular in the late 20th century and features numerous accent pieces like end tables, mirrors and ottomans combine with low-profile furniture pieces. Accent pieces around lighting fixture tend to have geometric designs or even vintage qualities to them.
What are some styles of modern wall lighting fixtures?
When choosing a modern design for your home, some of the wall lighting fixtures that fit this theme include:
- Under-cabinet lighting
- Vanity lighting
- Wall lamps
- Night lights
- String lights
- Recessed wall lighting
- Display and picture lights
- Motion-sensing lighting
Another way to achieve a similar effect with lighted mirrors and string lights stretched out along the walls. The benefits of these types of lighting are that they are less permanent than fixture lighting.