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Fine Lines: Wireflow Lighting Collection by VIBIA

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Fine  Lines:  Wireflow Lighting Collection by VIBIA

The Wireflow collection of modern pendant lights by VIBIA has just arrived at 2Modern. This award-winning collection of contemporary hanging lamps, created for VIBIA by Israeli designer Arik Levy, is distinct for its stunning linear geometry, a series of highly elegant compositions of thin metal rods and clusters of luminous LED lights that appear as — Continue reading

Modern Lighting Sale: Save 15% on Tom Dixon & Louis Poulsen Lamps

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Modern Lighting Sale: Save 15% on Tom Dixon &  Louis Poulsen Lamps

Our month-long Spring Modern Lighting Sale is winding down, and so is the chance to save on our stellar collection of lamps from the most respected brands on the contemporary lighting landscape. Through March 31st only, save 15% on dazzling metallic lamps by Britain’s Tom Dixon, the hottest designer on the current cultural scene, and Denmark’s — Continue reading

LED Buster Bulb from Buster + Punch

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
LED Buster Bulb from Buster + Punch

British design label Buster + Punch have introduced what they claim is ‘the world’s first designer LED bulb.’ Buster Bulb, which bears a passing resemblance to the Plumen 002 Light Bulb, makes use of a patented resin element through which LEDs project ambient and focused light simultaneously, producing the much-desired glow of an old-fashioned incandescent — Continue reading

Kartell Sale: Save 15% through March 23

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, News + Events + Contests
Kartell Sale: Save 15% through March 23

2Modern’s March sales continue with reductions on Kartell modern furniture, lighting, and contemporary decor items, including the sparkling Kartell Precious Metals collection. Longtime favorites, like the Kartell Masters Chair, Bloom Pendant Lamp, and Mini Taj Table Lamp, have been given a range of dazzling new sheens with glittering coats of gold, silver, and copper—and are — Continue reading

PP Møbler Reissues Hans Wegner’s Tub Chair

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
PP Møbler Reissues Hans Wegner’s Tub Chair

The Tub Chair may be amongst Hans J. Wegner’s lesser known creations, but there’s little mystery as to why. Though bearing the characteristic grace for which the Danish master’s designs are treasured, the complicated two-shell structure of the Tub Chair’s body proved too technologically difficult to produce commercially back in 1954—the year Wegner conceived of it. With — Continue reading

Modern Lighting Sale: Save 15% on Lightecture and Sonneman

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, News + Events + Contests
Modern Lighting Sale: Save 15% on Lightecture and Sonneman

Our month-long Modern Lighting Sales are in full swing, and feature a broad range of designs by the best contemporary lighting brands. Included are designs by Lightecture, a company steeped in the creative traditions of Italy, and Sonneman, the American lighting company whose motto ‘a way of light,’ illustrates their unique approach to lighting design. Contemporary pendant lights, — Continue reading

Modern Lighting Sale: Save 15% on Pablo, Louis Poulsen, Marset, FLOS

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Modern Lighting Sale: Save 15% on Pablo, Louis Poulsen, Marset, FLOS

2Modern is launching into spring with a fresh and lively Modern Lighting Sale, in which the world’s top lighting brands are being offered at a 15% reduction. Save on designs by San Francisco’s trending Pablo, Denmark’s venerable Louis Poulsen, Italy’s elegant FLOS, and Barcelona’s glamorous Marset, among others, throughout the month of March. Modern pendant lights, contemporary — Continue reading

Modern Lighting Sale: Save 15% on Artemide through March 22

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Modern Lighting Sale: Save 15% on Artemide through March 22

Our Modern Lighting Sale is an illuminating way to welcome spring. Offering solid savings on modern pendant lights, artful sconces, contemporary chandeliers, and floor and desk lamps, this month-long lighting sale features names both venerable and emerging, storied and trending. Chief amongst them is Artemide, the 50 year-old Italian lighting company which has long distinguished — Continue reading

New 2Modern Brand: Foscarini Contemporary Lighting

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
New 2Modern Brand: Foscarini Contemporary Lighting

A dazzling new addition to 2Modern’s family of brands is Foscarini, a Venice-based lighting company whose offerings include innovative creations by some of foremost contemporary designers on the scene—Patricia Urquiola’s sparkling Caboche collection of modern lamps (above) being amongst the most notable. Fueled by the desire to create lamps of “pure emotion,” Foscarini has presided — Continue reading

LZF Candelabro Graces Madrid’s NH Abascal Hotel

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
LZF Candelabro Graces Madrid’s NH Abascal Hotel

If there was any confusion as to where exactly the full effect of Candelabro—the bombastically beautiful suspension lighting fixture created by Spanish design brand LZF—could be best illustrated, it’s been cleared up beautifully by Madrid’s NH Abascal Hotel. In choosing Candelabro—a canopy of 15 separate elements representing LZF’s most recognizable lamps—for its main lobby, the hotel selected a dramatic tactile — Continue reading

Carl Hansen & Søn Reissues Hans Wegner Tray Table

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Carl Hansen & Søn Reissues Hans Wegner Tray Table

Carl Hansen & Søn, gatekeepers of Hans J. Wegner’s legacy, have just re-issued a Wegner-designed tray table that was originally introduced in 1970. Exhibited at this year’s Stockholm Furniture Fair, CH417 Tray Table, comprised of circular wood top and foldable metal base, will now be made available in the original laminate version as — Continue reading

Knoll Classics Sale: 15% Off + Free Delivery Feb 20 – March 5

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Knoll Classics Sale: 15% Off + Free Delivery Feb 20 – March 5

Our Knoll Classics Sale offers a chance for modern design enthusiasts to own a piece of design history. Some of the most familiar and exalted modernist designs of the 20th Century, created by masters like Eero Saarinen, Mies van der Rohe, Harry Bertoia, and Florence Knoll, are being offered today at an elegant 15% reduction. — Continue reading

James De Wulf EXCLUSIVE SALE: Save 15% Feb 17-March 3

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
James De Wulf EXCLUSIVE SALE: Save 15% Feb 17-March 3

Concrete modernism at its most literal describes the work of James De Wulf, a Los Angeles-based designer who oversees a range of modern furniture that merges simple forms with advanced concrete technology. A synthesis of contemporary craft and cutting-edge material application, James De Wulf furniture—exemplified by his exceedingly reductive indoor/outdoor Concrete Ping Pong and — Continue reading

Sneak Peek: Vondom Exclusive Sale Feb 18-March 3

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Sneak Peek: Vondom Exclusive Sale Feb 18-March 3

Summer arrives early with our Vondom exclusive sale, beginning Wednesday, February 18th, and extending through March 3rd. Vondom, a Valencia-based modern furniture brand, has made a habit of defying conventional notions about indoor/outdoor furniture, planters, and lighting, with a range of avant garde items that straddle the line between sculpture and functionality. Bestsellers and — Continue reading

Fine Finnish: Secto Modern Lighting

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Fine Finnish: Secto Modern Lighting

Modern lighting designs by the Finnish company Secto are instantly recognizable for their elegant shades, each composed from artfully arranged wooden strips. Sourced and crafted locally of Finnish birch, the Helsinki-based Secto’s slatted designs—exquisite table lamps, wall sconces, pendant lights, and floor lamps—bear the graceful forms and meticulous craftsmanship that characterize the best examples of traditional Nordic design. 2Modern — Continue reading

IMM Cologne: More Golden Glamour

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, IMM Cologne 2015, Modern Decor + Objects, Trade Shows
IMM Cologne: More Golden Glamour

Trade show season may have barely launched, but already one trend that shows no signs of passing is the preoccupation with gold. As illustrated by last month’s IMM Cologne, golden finishes continue to mark some of the more notable new furnishings making their debut in 2015. Danish brand Gubi led the pack with new versions — Continue reading

LZF Wins iF Design Award for Chou Lamps

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
LZF Wins iF Design Award for Chou Lamps

Spanish lighting brand LZF already has something to celebrate this new year, having received 2015 IF Design Awards for two of its 2014 lamp designs—including its Chou series of floor, table, and suspension lamps. The international juried award was bestowed on LZF in the lighting product category for a lamp suite with a distinct Asian — Continue reading

‘One Love’ Stool from Milan’s Veneziano+Team

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, Trade Shows
‘One Love’ Stool from Milan’s Veneziano+Team

In a timely Valentine’s Day unveiling, Milan design studio Veneziano+Team debuted a heart-shaped wooden stool, created for Italian brand Riva 20, at last month’s IMM Cologne trade fair. Crafted from solid cedar, One Love is a sculptural piece and apt collaborative expression of Gianni Veneziano and Luciana Di Virgilio, Veneziano+Team’s creative and life partners—though a team of 4 designers — Continue reading

Exclusive Sale: Save 15% on Mater Eco-Friendly Furniture

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Exclusive Sale: Save 15% on Mater Eco-Friendly Furniture

Sustainable design practices impact not just the environment, but the people who reside within it—and to that end, Mater, a Copenhagen-based design studio, has made ‘ethical design’ its abiding principle. By melding social responsibility with the time-honored traditions of Nordic design, Mater has, since its founding in 2006, overseen a range of visually striking, — Continue reading

Maison & Objet 2015: 3D Printed Lamps by Alessandro Zambelli

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, Maison et Objet 2015
Maison & Objet 2015: 3D Printed Lamps by Alessandro Zambelli

Italian manufacturer .Exnovo, which has been experimenting with 3D printing technology since 1988, introduced new lighting designs at Maison et Objet this year—and included was Maggiolina, a new lamp series by Alessandro Zambelli. Said to be inspired by Franz Kafka’s The Metamorphosis, in which a man awakens to find himself transformed into — Continue reading