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Ama Light Installaton by Michael Anastassiades and FLOS

Categories: Art + Graphics, Furniture + Lighting
Ama Light Installaton by Michael Anastassiades and FLOS

A recent collaboration between the London-based Cypriot designer Michael Anastassiades and Italian lighting company FLOS yielded a ravishing light installation at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum. Ama—a poetically beautiful art piece comprised of opaline spheres, and arranged in a circle uncannily resembling a giant string of pearls—was conceived by the designer as an homage to the Ama women — Continue reading

Blu Dot Sale: Save 20% Oct 18 – Nov 9

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Blu Dot Sale: Save 20% Oct 18 – Nov 9

Blu Dot, already well-known for its smart, well crafted, and accessibly-priced range of modern furniture, lighting, storage solutions, and decorative home products, is now on sale at a whopping 20% off. Beginning today, and continuing through November 9th, save on Blu Dot’s collection of tailored modern sofas, streamlined modern desks, inventive chairs, and — Continue reading

Adjustable Table Trestle by Mark Braun Studio

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Adjustable Table Trestle by Mark Braun Studio

Germany’s Mark Braun Studio has created a table trestle for German brand Thonet that can support a tabletop whether used as a single element or in a paired configuration. The m01 Trestle has a unique tubular steel profile consisting of 3 legs and two distinctive non-parallel horizontal bars that echo the frame of a — Continue reading

Last Day to Save on Axo Light, Cerno, LZF, Marset

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Last Day to Save on Axo Light, Cerno, LZF, Marset

Our October Lighting Sales last through the end of the month, but today presents a final opportunity to save on a select number of brands. Discounts on Axo Light, Cerno, LZF, and Marset conclude today, so take advantage of reduced prices on modern lighting designs by these stellar international brands. Shop our entire collection — Continue reading

New Arrivals: Cielo Chandeliers by Pablo

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
New Arrivals: Cielo Chandeliers by Pablo

The San Francisco lighting company Pablo has distinguished itself with a range of lighting models defined by flat panel LED technology, exceedingly elegant profiles, and refreshingly accessible prices. New arrivals at 2Modern include the Pablo Cielo Chandelier collection, which features arrangements of the original Cielo pendant light, suspended at varying heights in clusters — Continue reading

Artek Annual Sale: Save 15% October 9-25

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Artek Annual Sale: Save 15% October 9-25

Design enthusiasts have a rare chance to own a piece of history with Artek’s first annual sale, beginning today, through October 25th. The venerable Finnish brand, founded by architect Alvar Aalto in 1935, has remained true to Aalto’s vision of a more ‘humanistic’ approach to modernism, overseeing a catalog of Mid-Century — Continue reading

New from Niche Modern: Haus Series

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
New from Niche Modern: Haus Series

Niche Modern, the New York glass studio, has just announced two new additions to its growing range of pendant lighting designs: the Coolhaus and Schoolhaus series. The Coolhaus collection, billed as “a modern monument with clean, symmetrical lines,” features an elegant Art Deco-inspired geometric shape, hand crafted in a range of luminous colorways; while the Schoolhaus pendant, “inspired by — Continue reading

Fall Lighting Sales: Save on LZF, Louis Poulsen, Marset & More

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Fall Lighting Sales: Save on LZF, Louis Poulsen, Marset & More

Our dazzling array of fall lighting sales features brilliant floor lamps, sconces, pendants, and task lights from some of the world’s leading lighting brands: Artemide, Axo Light, Bover, Cerno, Flos, FontanaArte, Louis Poulsen, LZF & Marset. Through the month of October, save up to 15% on iconic and recent designs from — Continue reading

Knoll Annual Sale: Last Day for 15% Off + Free Shipping

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Knoll Annual Sale: Last Day for 15% Off + Free Shipping

Out Knoll Annual Sale ends today, so only a few hours remain to save 15% and get free shipping on all Knoll products. The gold standard for authentic, groundbreaking modern furniture, spanning iconic designs—like Eero Saarinen’s timeless Tulip Armless Chair—and more recent creations by contemporary designers, Knoll’s stock and trade is furniture designed for the ages. View — Continue reading

Striped Chapiteau Lamps by Ekaterina Elizarova

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Striped Chapiteau Lamps by Ekaterina Elizarova

Russian designer Ekaterina Elizarova introduced a suite of graphically striking lamps at the London Design Festival, which featured bold vertical and horizontal stripes. Designed for the Italian luxury ceramics brand Bosa, Elizarova’s Chapiteau series is a range of hourglass shaped pendants showcasing various patterns of stripes said to have been inspired by motifs common to the — Continue reading

Carl Hansen & Son Relaunches Hans Wegner’s 1958 Credenza

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Carl Hansen & Son Relaunches Hans Wegner’s 1958 Credenza

Carl Hansen & Son, the only licensed manufacturer of furniture designed by Danish great Hans J. Wegner, has been marking the 100th birthday of the designer with a series of reissues and commemorative editions of Wegner pieces. The company’s latest Wegner reissue is the CH825 Credenza, an exquisitely detailed and elegantly innovative design that dates — Continue reading

2Modern Pinterest Contest: Win the Cyclone Side Table by Knoll

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, News + Events + Contests
2Modern Pinterest Contest: Win the Cyclone Side Table by Knoll

2Modern is pleased to give away a Mid-Century icon: the Cyclone Side Table by Knoll. Sculptor Isamu Noguchi’s graceful design for Knoll was designed in 1954, but remains eternally young. Our Pinterest contest offers design enthusiasts a chance to win this modern furniture classic. Now, through Oct 2nd, enter the — Continue reading

Palm Coat Stand by Khalid Shafar

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Palm Coat Stand by Khalid Shafar

Dubai-born designer Khalid Shafar looked to his native landscape and its mundane traditions for his Palm Coat Rack. Recalling childhood memories of date palms tree trunks being used to hang clothing and other items, Shafar noted, “What always struck me was that they never used the fronds, but the body. — Continue reading

Varaluz Sale: Save 15% + Get Free Shipping Sept 22 – Oct 5

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Varaluz  Sale: Save 15% + Get Free Shipping Sept 22 – Oct 5

‘Design With a Conscience’ is the motto of American lighting brand Varaluz, which makes good on its promise with a range of imaginatively crafted pendants, sconces, table lamps, and accessories made from primarily recycled materials. Discarded and found elements, like steel, glass, and shells, repurposed into artful pieces—like the Pinwheel Nine Light Large Pendant — Continue reading

Knoll Annual Sale: 15% Off + Free Shipping Sept 19-30

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Knoll Annual Sale: 15% Off + Free Shipping Sept 19-30

Knoll has long been the gold standard for authentic, groundbreaking modern furniture, spanning classic designs from Mid Century giants, to innovative offerings from leading contemporary stars. Our Knoll Annual Sale features icons from Florence Knoll, Mies van der Rohe, and Harry Bertoia, along with recent works by Ross Lovegrove and Barber Osgerby, all available at — Continue reading

Basalt Oak Tables by Normal Studio

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Basalt Oak Tables by Normal Studio

Proving that nothing may be more beautiful or dramatic than basic black, French design agency Normal Studio has created a suite of 5 tables, hand crafted from a single trunk of an oak tree. A collaboration with the design gallery Ymer & Malta, Normal Studio’s Basalt tables were fashioned from heartwood, the hardest, oldest wood — Continue reading

Homage to Ellsworth Kelly: Legato Cabinet Series by Casamania

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Homage to Ellsworth Kelly: Legato Cabinet Series by Casamania

Taking furniture to artful heights, quite literally, is Italian brand Casamania, which, in collaboration with Swedish design studio Claesson Koivisto Rune, has released a collection of cabinets that derive inspiration from the great abstract painter Ellsworth Kelly. Casamania’s Legato cabinets (Legato, in Italian, translates as ‘tied together’) are clean rectilinear pieces, rendered striking for — Continue reading

London Design Festival: TIBU Stool by Anderssen & Voll

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
London Design Festival: TIBU Stool by Anderssen & Voll

Oslo based design studio Anderssen & Voll have created a new stool for Italian brand Magis, which pays homage to the company’s famous 1997 Bombo stool by Stefano Giovannoni. Anderssen & Voll’s TUBU barstool, on view at this week’s London Design Festival, borrows Bombo’s novel gas-powered technology, whereby an internal gas piston allows the — Continue reading

Compact B-Desk by Universo Positivo

Categories: Furniture + Lighting
Compact B-Desk by Universo Positivo

We saw this wee desk back in May at ICFF, and were duly impressed with both its refined good looks and modest size. Part of the Universo Positivo collection from Belgian brand Ethnicraft, the compact B-Desk is a stylish little number, designed with small spaces in mind by German duo Peter Hertel — Continue reading

New at 2Modern: Lighting by Castor

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, Sustainability
New at 2Modern: Lighting by Castor

Canadian design studio Castor has taken up-cycling to novel and ironic heights with a chandelier made entirely from burnt-out light bulbs. Designers Kei Ng and Brian Richer, who founded Castor in 2006 with the intention of recasting common and discarded materials in unexpected ways, keep things interesting with a range of — Continue reading