Metal frames and cages give these outdoor sconces a contemporary feel.
A cottage-inspired outdoor medium wall lantern with a tapered cage, Creighton from Progress Lighting features clear water glass clear and an Antique Bronze finish. The frame’s linear details are riveted to enhance mechanical detailing of the fixture. www.progresslighting.com
The Mercer 12-inch one-light outdoor wall light features clear seeded glass and black finish. Crafted from Kichler’s Climates material, each fixture is designed to withstand harsh outdoor elements, like saltwater spray and UV rays, for a long-lasting finish. www.kichler.com
The Shani sconce from Arteriors has a steel frame that is almost sculptural, featuring a linear pattern that is hammered and finished in aged iron. It conceals a sheet of opal glass that filters the light from two bulbs, so the light spreads warmly outward. www.arteriorshome.com
The Osler outdoor sconce from Eurofase is an oval wall sconce divided by a horizontal bar, which is characteristically indicative of contemporary form. Minimal style with no extra frills creates a clean look for an exterior space. www.eurofase.com
The Dorne indoor/outdoor wall sconce from Modern Forms offers advanced LED technology discreetly hidden in its robust housing. Ambient light warms over the antiqued brass-finished feature to indirectly illuminate entryways for a soft and comforting glow. www.modernforms.com
The Hudson wall sconce from 2nd Ave Lighting measures 10 inches wide. It is made of steel and glass, shown in the Brushed Stainless Steel finish. www.2ndave.com
Dramatic and sleek, the Velza contemporary outdoor wall lantern from Safavieh brings instant style to any home exterior. Designed with chic clear glass and a finely crafted minimalist black frame, its elegant interior candelabra makes it a luxurious modern classic. www.safavieh.com
Holstrom from Troy Lighting offers a new traditional take on the classic lantern style. A curved sweeping roof, strong geometric lines, and bun foot base detail give this piece its contemporary charm.