20+ Modern Lamps That Will Completely Transform Your Space

They're just as good as art.

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Pinpointing the right lighting for your home can be quite a challenge, but when it comes to floor lamps, you can never go wrong with a modern style. From globe designs to sleek LED options, see our roundup of the best modern floor lamps available now.

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1 Nadine 3-Arm Floor Lamp
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Lightology

$225, Lightology

Ideal for a living room or bedroom, this three-arm floor lamp commands attention.

2 Capullo Glass Floor Lamp
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CB2

$349, CB2

The combination of a clear glass shade and travertine stone base are sure to add edge to a space.

3 Saturno Globe Nickel Floor Lamp
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CB2

$349, CB2


Who doesn't love the idea of a striking silver lamp that reminds them of Saturn?

4 Arched Floor Lamp
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AllModern

$18, AllModern


This lamp's sophisticated rose gold finish is unexpected, making this design just too good to pass up.

5 Marlo Frosted Rectangle Floor Lamp
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Crate & Barrel

$846, Crate & Barrel

From its rectangular frame to its clear shelf, this lamp is the perfect addition to a living room, library, or office space.

6 V-Torch LED Floor Lamp
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Ylighting

$820, YLighting


Available in black and white, this LED design is the conversation-starter your room is lacking.

7 Antwerp Floor Lamp
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Lightology

$378, Lightology


A sculptural design that elevates a room in an instant.

8 Upton LED Floor Lamp
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Williams Sonoma Home

$1,063, Williams Sonoma Home

If you love the look of stainless steel, consider this sophisticated design featuring a ring of LED panels.

9 Higgins Tree Floor Lamp
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AllModern

$230, AllModern


A bronze finish adds a touch of glam to this simple tree-style lamp.

10 Gregg Floor Lamp
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Hive

$1,077, Hive

This refined floor lamp is versatile enough to mesh well with a range of design schemes.

11 Burnham Floor Lamp
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Jayson Home

$1,150, Jayson Home

If you appreciate vintage pieces, but still live for a modern twist, this lamp is for you. Its striking C-shaped arm with a brass finish is sure to upgrade your interior.

12 The Equo Gen 3 LED Floor Lamp
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YLighting

$300, YLighting
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Sometimes a room calls for an understated floor lamp that doesn't compete with the decor, and this design, boasting a touch-strip sensor for dimming and adjustable arms, fits the bill.

13 Bell Floor Light
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Tom Dixon

$1,100, Tom Dixon

This sleek lamp's chrome finish and weighted base make it the finishing touch your room needs.

14 Dino Floor Lamp By Flair New York
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Christopher Churchill

$1,200, Flair Home Collection

This is a take on a classic Serge Mouille design that would be at home in an urban bachelor pad. In fact, it's sturdier than a Mouille, so it's also ideal for someone with kids.

15 Graydon Floor Lamp with Tray
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Pottery Barn

$799, Pottery Barn


If you're working with a small space that can't accommodate a side table for resting drinks or reading material, this floor lamp, with a handy tray and tripod-style legs, is your next best option.

16 Tulip Floor Lamp
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The Future Perfect

Starting from $1,700, The Future Perfect

Available in three heights, this lamp's unique gold base will add a modern twist to any room.

17 Montreuil Floor Lamp By Aerin
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Christopher Churchill

$889, Aerin

With its four stems of different heights, this is a fresh twist on the traditional. It's got an almost architectural presence, but the little details, like the round base that's a bit off the floor, keep it feeling light.

18 Globe Floor Lamp By West Elm
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Christopher Churchill

$139, West Elm

This lamp is wonderful way to add a warm, ambient glow to a room at a very affordable price.

19 Cala P165 Floor Lamp By Marset
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Christopher Churchill

$1,639, Marset

The details are spot-on, from the cloth-covered cord to the diffuser on the bottom of the shade, which means you don't have to see the bulb or the shade's spokes when you're sitting beneath it. It's comfortable, casual chic.

20 Almeria Floor Lamp By Mr. Brown
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Christopher Churchill

$2,000, Homer Design

This is inspired by Giacometti's designs for Jean-Michel Frank. You could use it in a city pied-à-terre as easily as in a Montecito villa, dressing it up or down with your own shade.

21 Stacked Lucite Floor Lamp By Horchow
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Christopher Churchill

$671, Horchow

The stacked acrylic looks well constructed. You could flank a sofa with a pair of these for a little whoop-de-do. It's a lot of look for the price.

22 Montfaucon Torchiere By Jonathan Browning Studios
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Christopher Churchill

$4,080, Jonathan Browning Inc.

From the hand-carved rosewood to the porcelain shade and the cloth cord that runs along the length, this piece looks expensive...because it is!

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