As far as lighting
goes, we tend to think of the household essential from a functionality standpoint. But let us attest to the fact that this underrated piece has the potential of being more than just a source of light or the forgotten detail that's often sandwiched between the sofa and a wall. It can, in its own right, double as a decorative accent and even, the focal point of a room.
And sure, there are significantly more options for statement lighting when the ceiling-mounted fixtures are concerned but, finding a floor or table piece that goes above and beyond the ordinary is easier said than done. Luckily, we're here to do all the digging for you, wading through an array of alternatives that can make a statement in their own right. Ahead, the lighting picks that can just as easily double as sculptural elements, proving that form and function can coexist.