High-tech ceiling chandeliers have recently become very popular. This is not accidental, because science and technology develops at lightning speed, forming by its development a new consumer consciousness.
A massive chandelier for the living room in high-tech style gives enough light. Futuristic design - a stylish solution for the interior.
A streamlined form of the chandelier in the hi-tech style organically looks in the overall composition of the style.
Chandelier in the style of high-tech bright scarlet color echoes with properly selected furniture.
In this article, read:
- 1 Where did this style come from?
- 1.1 Characteristic features of this direction
- 1.2 How to express the essence of style?
- 1.3 Considering Ceiling and Suspended Fixtures
- 1.4 Types of chandeliers
- 2 High-tech "on the shelves." Video
- 3 Chandeliers in the style of high-tech in the design of interiors of urban apartments and country houses
Where did this style come from?
How to use it to give your home or office a unique charm? Let's figure it out. Style appeared in England in the 70s of last century. Thanks to the fact that people throughout the centuries had a passion for everything unknown, and mostly they were interested in the future, a high-tech style appeared. What in English sounds like hightech is high technology.
Fringe of small lenses looks elegantly on a three-dimensional chandelier in high-tech style.
The laconic design of the high-tech chandelier for seven lamps gives enough light, which is very important, since sufficient lighting is the main requirement of the overall concept of stylistics.
Characteristic features of this direction
The main concept of the style is to create a small space in the most functional and modern way. Whether it is a house or an office, the challenge is to even the walls soaked in the spirit of innovation. And most importantly - everything should be functional and practical. HiTech does not allow: wood, colorful wallpaper, complex pompous decoration and gold sequins, mainly colors forming a style, steel: white, black, metallic and silver. It is they that allow to avoid pretentiousness and vulgarity when decorating an interior.
In the design of high-tech furniture most often use stainless steel, stylish chrome surfaces, bent pipes, rotating seats and other attributes of style. Mobile partitions are often used, which allow changing the breadcrumbs without resorting to colossal costs.
Chandelier of noble red color - a bright accent in the design of the living room in high-tech style.
Ideal lighting for a bedroom with low ceilings in high-tech style.
The design of the chandelier in the style of high-tech mimics metal droplets. Perhaps, it is difficult to imagine a ceiling chandelier, which would be more suitable for interior design in the style of high-tech.
How to express the essence of style?
As for chandeliers in high-tech style, the choice here is more than huge. You can find everything: inexpensive laconic horizontal high-tech lamps, and more expensive massive chandeliers with a step-by-step switch, adjustable lighting (allowing to set the level of light: soft for a nursery and a bedroom, or bright daylight for a kitchen, a living room-only for you), even Control panel, with which you can both adjust the level of light, and include separate groups of light bulbs. Such high-tech lamps are especially effective in round chandeliers with a large number of light elements.
Futuristic design of the ceiling chandeliers of white color was created by order of a Moscow businessman.
Glass and chrome-plated metal are the perfect combination for high-tech chandeliers.
An unusual, intricate idea. Hi-tech style can also be elegant.
Chandeliers made in this style require the use of only modern materials, have their own bend, their color schemes, which, as mentioned above, use a metallic color, silver. The main feature of ceilings and this interior should be laconism, which has nothing to do with simplicity.
The brevity and concise style of the new generation help bring in any interior exactly the detail that will accentuate any interior. Before you decide on the model of the lamp, you need to decide on the goals, high-tech lamps can simply serve as a source of light in the room, or be the original highlight and harmonious decoration of the house.
Considering ceiling and suspended fixtures
Ceiling differs in that they have no suspension between the base and the frame.
Chandeliers in the style of high-tech do not require much space and increase the small room, making it more free, like filling the air. In particular, they are suitable for apartments with low ceilings, but if its height does not exceed 3 meters, then the chandelier should be compact, without suspension, so that high people do not accidentally hit it. Suspended ceiling lamps, in contrast, are more suitable for large rooms with a high ceiling, filling the empty space.
Gold gloss in combination with the elements of crystal gives an excellent lighting option for the living room in the style of hi-tech.
A flowing stream of crystal beads for a room in high-tech style with high ceilings.
Types of chandeliers
The decision to choose. Consider the options, where the most suitable ceiling and suspended chandeliers. If we talk about the difference in form, then we can distinguish 4 main. Properly selected ceiling lamps seem to copy the interior.
The first is a sconce, it is great for a cabinet, business style, it is characterized by smooth angles, simple, in the vast majority, square shape, metallic color. Such a decision in the selection will perfectly emphasize the high-tech interior, and the room in the classical style. This lighting from the wall or from the chandelier is suitable for the kitchen, because the distance from the ceiling to the ceiling in this case is minimal, and a simple geometric shape can be perfectly cleaned with the usual means for washing glass surfaces.
The laconic design of the wall sconce will find its application in the design of the living room or hallway.
Wall sconces in an interesting high-tech performance.
A ceiling chandelier made of metal gives maximum illumination for a small room. With the help of fantasy, this type of lighting can be combined with additional elements.
In the case of the second variant, the chandelier consists of intertwined small ones, the number of which can vary from a few to a couple of hundred, in this case, most often LEDs or galagens are used, woven into a kind of balloon winding space associations, especially when on, because they create a fascinating play of light, the shapes of such lamps are as varied, they can be small round diodes, as well as quaintly twisted cylinders.
The third type is a hanging lamp, outwardly reminiscent of metal droplets hanging in the air. This solution is suitable for both the corridor and the living room. In the bedroom, the light should create coziness, be soft and scattered. Also pay attention to the wall lamps and spotlights, one or more metal strips that can cross each other perpendicularly, to be parallel in the same bracket as the more rare cases, it may be in the form of a semicircle or arc. In this case, the rotating lamps are located in one or more lines, since the direction of the light can be adjusted, the spot lamp is suitable for creating a bright light of a bar or a narrow corridor. Such hanging chandeliers can visually expand the space, especially in combination with such a bold decision as a mirror ceiling, create the illusion of space in a small room.
Flower motifs in the design of ceiling chandeliers. The high-tech style is closely monitored, the chrome-plated metal is elegantly combined with frosted white glass.
Chandelier in the style of high-tech simulates falling drops of mercury.
Style hi-tech implies the use of several lighting elements at the same time.
The hanging lamp of this type does not create problems in maintenance, in contrast to, for example, the second type, where more than a hundred diodes are intertwined, the distance between which is sometimes such that they can be cleaned in some cases only with a compressed air canister. This type fits perfectly with the design of the children's room, especially if made from materials that are safe for children (plastic,), the light for the nursery should not be too bright.
A variety of solutions and chandeliers, where modern lamps are arranged in a circle. Lamps in ceiling luminaires of high-tech style come in various types: halogen, luminescent, LED, fluorescent lamp.
Let's consider these types in more detail, since this parameter is not less important in the choice of a luminaire. Modern LEDs are very economical in energy consumption, but the spectrum of glow is often unpleasant, although an important factor in their favor is the absence of a rise in temperature, the tone of the glow also does not dim in time.
The chandelier-hemisphere is striking with its simplicity and metallic luster.
High-tech style often uses low chandeliers. Five chandeliers with laconic shades on different levels hang over the bed.
Ceiling fixtures (like wall lamps) have now been equipped with fluorescent lights, which are increasingly used in apartments. When choosing such a lamp it is necessary to learn how to properly select them, incorrectly selected pendant lamp can ruin the whole situation. Pay attention to such parameters as power, shape, price, dimensions.
Energy-saving lamp (which can be equipped with wall lamps) does not consume much energy, however it is not utilized by the simplest method, which causes some inconvenience to the owner.
The halogen lamp does not tire the eyes, but the form is quite original. Do not forget about the different colors of lighting, to select them as necessary, depending on the purpose of the room, its style and interior.
Living room in the apartment of a famous creative figure in Berlin.
For a studio apartment in high-tech style, the designer picked up the right lighting. Two chandeliers I repeat each other in everything except the color.
So, modern fashionable light yellow and transparent colors reduce eye fatigue and stimulate working capacity, and red, on the contrary, is contraindicated for people with high blood pressure, heart and nervous system diseases.
For the kitchen, orange is the most suitable, which increases appetite and normalizes the work of the heart. For creative people, a green shade of lighting is suitable, which also fits well into the room intended for rest. And for the bedrooms will suit the shades of blue tones.
An example of well-chosen lighting for a bedroom in the style of high-tech. The ceiling chandelier, bedside lamps and floor lamp are made in the same style.
Living room in high-tech style in a country house in Scandinavia.
Unusual chandelier in high-tech style in the tone of the kitchen set looks elegant.
Violet light is not recommended for home, as it causes only a feeling of anxiety along with irritation. The assortment of lamps in the modern style is very high, Speaking of such an element of design as hanging chandeliers in the style of high tech, it is worth remembering the style of the interior, combined with them. For example, the classic style. Designers, going beyond the general concept, came to amazing results, because the lamp in the modern style makes of the usual classical room fabulous. The color of such an element, as a suspended lamp, must necessarily be combined with the overall harmony of the interior. Be extremely careful when choosing a new interior and take care of yourself and your loved ones.