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Exclusive Sale: Save 15% on Niche Modern Contemporary Lighting

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, News + Events + Contests
Exclusive Sale: Save 15% on Niche Modern Contemporary Lighting

The value of American-made modern design is clearly illustrated in the beautiful contemporary lighting designs of Niche Modern, a New York-based design studio and factory that keeps its dazzling creative output firmly planted on American soil. Our exclusive Niche Modern Sale dovetails with the July 4th holiday, as good a time as any to celebrate the — Continue reading

Made in America Exclusive Sale: Save 15% June 23 – July 7

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
Made in America Exclusive Sale: Save 15% June 23 - July 7

2Modern’s Made in America Exclusive Sale features the work of brands who are proud to create and manufacturer their modern design products locally. Brooklyn studios Flavor Paper and Lights Up!, Illinois-based John Beck Paper & Steel, New Jersey’s Iannone Design, and New York State’s Niche Modern are part of our All-American lineup of designers, studios, and hard-working makers who — Continue reading

British Designers Pay Homage to Robin Day’s Mid Century Reclining Chair

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
British Designers Pay Homage to Robin Day's Mid Century Reclining Chair

Contemporary designers, including Jasper Morrison, Ilse Crawford, and Barber Osgerby, are paying homage to Robin Day—the great English modern furniture designer who would have turned 100 this year—with a show featuring customized versions of one of his most famous creations, the handsome Reclining Chair. Robin Day Centenary Design Edit has been organized by London furniture retailer Twentytwentyone, the exclusive — Continue reading

Sunny Side Up: Welcome Summer With Yellow Modern Decor

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, Modern Decor + Objects
Sunny Side Up: Welcome Summer With Yellow Modern Decor

Nothing says summer quite like dollops of exuberant yellow. Whether doled out in small increments or making an emphatic statement, yellow in all its guises—lemon, golden, saffron—is the enduring color of summer. The modern decor selections featured here have been hand-picked from 2Modern’s range of contemporary design offerings to help welcome our — Continue reading

Mobile Sleeping Pod by Yazdani Studio

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Mobile Sleeping Pod by Yazdani Studio

If only student housing was this cool when we were in college! L.A.’s Yazdani Studio has created a modern pre-fab Sleeping Pod to be used as dorm room, but which works just as well as guest bedroom, home office or any desired delineated space. Designed as accommodation for students at the University of Utah’s Lassonde — Continue reading

June Sale: Save 10% on Rich Brilliant Willing Contemporary Lamps

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, News + Events + Contests
June Sale: Save 10% on Rich Brilliant Willing Contemporary Lamps

The elegant contemporary lamps of Rich Brilliant Willing—a New York-based design practice dedicated to creating technologically innovative and visually arresting modern lighting solutions—are now on sale at 2Modern. Rich Brilliant Willing, a recent brand addition to the 2Modern family, arrived on the scene in 2007, distinguishing itself with beautiful LED lighting designs distinctive for their nuanced illumination. Modern chandeliers, pendant — Continue reading

Summer Light : FollowMe Portable LED Lamp from Marset

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Summer Light : FollowMe Portable LED Lamp from Marset

Why bother with messy candles and fussy lanterns when Spanish brand Marset makes illuminating an outdoor space both easy and enchanting—thanks to the elegant FollowMe Portable LED Lamp? A chargeable lamp that stores up to 20 hours of power, and designed specifically for areas without power outlets, FollowMe was created by designer Inma Bermúdez as a long lasting, energy-efficient alternative to — Continue reading

On My Mind Contemporary Table Lamp by Michael Anastassiades

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, Milan 2015
On My Mind Contemporary Table Lamp by Michael Anastassiades

Lighting designer Michael Anastassiades, who’s made the mouth blown glass orb his signature visual device, has turned his attention to variations of the shape with On My Mind, a poetic contemporary table lamp with the look and shape of a weightless balloon. Debuting at this year’s Euroluce design fair in Milan, On My Mind — Continue reading

New Lighting Brand: Diesel Living with Foscarini

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
New Lighting Brand: Diesel Living with Foscarini

New to 2Modern is the stylish contemporary lighting collection by Diesel Living with Foscarini, a partnership that brings together two legendary Italian brands for a suite of modern lamps that reflects a singular lifestyle esthetic. Foscarini’s unique talent for creating elegant, exceedingly beautiful lighting designs is applied to a collection of modern pendant lights, floor lamps — Continue reading

Fritz Hansen Releases 60th Anniversary Edition of Series 7 Chair

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Fritz Hansen Releases 60th Anniversary Edition of Series 7 Chair

Danish brand Fritz Hansen is marking the 60th anniversary of the Series 7 Chair, originally launched in 1965, with a limited edition pair of colors and finishes the company characterizes as masculine and feminine.  One of the most enduring and popular chair designs of the last century, the Series 7’s refined organic profile was — Continue reading

Artemide Launches Les Danseuses, Twirling Suspension Lamp

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Artemide Launches Les Danseuses, Twirling Suspension Lamp

Italian lighting brand Artemide has introduced a new twirling pendant light that was inspired by the swirl of a flamenco dancer’s gown. Launched in Milan earlier this year, Les Danseuses, designed by Swiss design studio Atelier oï, made its North American debut during New York Design Week, via an exuberant installation at the brand’s Soho store. — Continue reading

Highlights from New York Design Week 2015

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, ICFF 2015
Highlights from New York Design Week 2015

A visit to Moooi’s brand new Manhattan showroom (above) was a highlight of New York Design Week, which featured a slew of city-wide events, including ICFF,  Wanted Design, and Designjunction.  Breakfast at Knoll, with a lecture by Harry Bertoia’s daughter, Celia, was a fittingly inspiring way to end the week. Here, a few more snapshots of our visit to New — Continue reading

Fan Promotion: New Arrivals & Savings on Select Contemporary Fans

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Fan Promotion: New Arrivals & Savings on Select Contemporary Fans

Modern ceiling fans, both elegant and efficient, are tailor-made for the heated days of summer. Our collection of contemporary fans—which include the refined designs of fan technology experts like Fanimation and Matthews Fan Company—cool things down stylishly and economically, as do the innovative solutions of Modern Fan, pioneers in the field of mechanically simplified contemporary ceiling — Continue reading

New York Design Week 2015: Snapshots of Collective Design Fair

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, ICFF 2015
New York Design Week 2015: Snapshots of Collective Design Fair

We’re in New York City this week for the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) and the subsidiary creative events throughout the city that comprise New York Design Week. Yesterday, we attended the Collective Design fair, located on the western edge of Soho, an event which brings together both established and emerging New York City-based — Continue reading

ICFF Preview: Niche Modern Debuts Helio Modern Pendant Light

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
ICFF Preview: Niche Modern Debuts Helio Modern Pendant Light

New York design studio Niche Modern will be debuting a new modern pendant light at this year’s ICFF, and it’s called Helio. In extending its range of exquisite hand-crafted glass lighting designs, Niche Modern has created a slender, cylindrical fixture, expressing its desire for “a more compact shape that could stand alone and — Continue reading

Prouvé RAW Office Edition by Vitra and G-Star RAW

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Prouvé RAW Office Edition by Vitra and G-Star RAW

Swiss design house Vitra has collaborated with Dutch fashion label G-Star RAW for a new collection of contemporary office furniture originally designed by French master Jean Prouvé. The Prouvé RAW Office Edition, which debuted in Milan last month, and will be showing during New York’s ICFF this week, is a limited edition — Continue reading

Contemporary Lighting by Rich Brilliant Willing

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Contemporary Lighting by Rich Brilliant Willing

New and exciting to the 2Modern lighting range are the elegant contemporary lamps of Rich Brilliant Willing, a New York-based design practice dedicated to creating visually refined and technologically innovative modern lighting solutions. The collective brainchild of Theo Richardson, Charles Brill and Alexander Williams, Rich Brilliant Willing arrived on the scene in 2007, distinguishing itself with exceptionally beautiful LED lighting — Continue reading

New Modern Seating and Tables from Gus

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
New Modern Seating and Tables from Gus

A new collection of modern designs from Gus have arrived at 2Modern, each bearing an elegant profile with Mid-Century Modern overtones. The Gus Mimico Cabinet is an exceedingly streamlined contemporary storage solution, with a beautiful walnut grain, turned legs of solid walnut, and sliding doors which conceal ample storage. The elegant — Continue reading

Artful Lighting by Arturo Alvarez

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Artful Lighting by Arturo Alvarez

Contemporary lamps by Spanish artist and designer Arturo Alvarez are recognizable for their highly original, playful shapes—just try not to smile upon encountering the flirty Bety Pendant Light (below) and cascading Tina Pendant Light (above)—and sculptural inventiveness. Alvarez founded his modern design company on the principles of hand crafted design, inventive material applications, — Continue reading

Moooi Introduces New Models of Raimond & Heracleum Contemporary Lamps

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, Milan 2015, News + Events + Contests
Moooi Introduces New Models of Raimond & Heracleum Contemporary Lamps

Dutch design studio Moooi unveiled two beguiling new versions of the brand’s best selling Raimond and Heracleum lamps at this year’s Salone del Mobile. The Raimond Tensegrity Floor Lamp adds a floor model to the Raimond modern pendant range—named for its designer Raimond Puts—a spherical design comprised of delicate stainless steel bands and studded with tiny LED — Continue reading