George Kovacs Lighting - Kovacs Lamps, Lights, & more
George Kovacs’ pendant lights, island lights and chandeliers are the epitome modern contemporary design. These lighting fixtures will excite and create a lasting impression in your existing or newly renovated space. If you have a special space saved for a beautiful statement lighting fixture, such as next to furniture or in your baby’s room above their crib, the father of modern and contemporary lighting, George Kovacs is sure to please with competitive prices.
Typically offered in etched opal glass, George Kovacs’ swing arm lighting can accomplish two things, style and task lighting. And if you’re looking for glass shade accent colors such as reds or blues, don’t fret, George offers it all. The bath vanity lighting can highlight retro or contemporary styled bathrooms with clean shapes and multiple light heads finished in chrome or different types of metals. The sconces offer upward or downward lighting and are offered in a variety of shapes such as squares, rectangles, circles, or bottles and are often layered with mirror accents or other intricate ironwork.
George Kovacs made a name for himself with table and floor lamps in the mid 1950’s. George Kovacs also introduced the first American made halogen torchiere lamp – a lamp on a tall pole with small head and a slender quartz bulb. One of George Kovacs most popular lamps is the Arc floor lamp, which is a floor lamp with a stone base, and arched pole that extends over an area.
About George Kovacs
George Kovacs has set the benchmark for modern lighting design since 1954. Until his passing in 2007, George Kovacs successfully inspired contemporary and modern lighting designs that have stood the test of time and maintained relevancy. George Kovacs’ legacy lives on and his influence can be seen in the work of the current team of designers, which includes Karim Rashid, Alecia Wesner and Rachel Simon. The George Kovacs collection offers a wide variety of lighting options at competitive price points. Brushed stainless steel, chrome, gun metal and polished nickel and stylized glass lamps are but a few of the finishes that are offered in the George Kovacs collection, ensuring style that will work well in a modern Manhattan apartment or a contemporary Colorado cottage.