How do you choose illumination for a space that is contemporary or modern? In the case of contemporary dining room lighting, you might look for patterns, curved lines, and unique forms. A good example is the New Harbor fixture by Quoizel. Four bulbs are encircled by a brushed nickel rounded construction that makes it one of the most frequently selected contemporary dining room light fixtures. In addition to ceiling lights, there are also sconces such as the Cirus by Kichler that juxtaposes an auburn stained finish with a white linen shade.
When shopping for modern dining light fixtures rather than contemporary ones, you would favor sharp angles and the type of symmetry that supports them. To meld the two styles together, think outside the box. The Spellbound modern dining lighting fixtures by Quoizel combine straight polished chrome pieces with iced glass spheres. It combines the best style elements of modern lamps and contemporary dining light fixtures.
Are you in the market for a redo of your dining experience? You cannot go wrong with modern and contemporary lighting fixtures. Mix and match ceiling-mounted lights with sconces and table lamps. In fact, dining room and table lighting let you mix the two styles in a way that you can imbue the space with a completely new feel.