A retractable wall allows this covered outdoor dining room to be fully open to both the interior and exterior of this modern home. Infrared heaters flush-mounted in the wood ceiling allow the space to be used any time of year. Just beyond the dining area is a fully functional modern bar.
The dining room is classic and dramatic with quintessential Cab armchairs around a round wooden table. The space is grounded by a graphic silk area rug, while a John Pomp Studios’ Clear Band pendant add a elegant, contemporary touch.
Glossy black subway tile and a patterned gray tile floor balance out the bold, colorful graffiti design on the breakfast nook dining furniture. In the great room, faux deer heads painted every shade of the rainbow inject a dose of whimsy and surprise.
Low Light Dining Room With Accent Brick Wall Nook, Tall Tables With Bar Chair Seating and Neon City Line Light
A neon sky line light adds a pop of color to decorate this hip, contemporary dining room. Painted brick creates an accent wall behind the tables. Matching tables surrounded with bar chair seating are positioned within the nook space lit by individual lights above.
Museums and galleries may display art against stark, white walls, but black can showcase favorite pieces even better. Case in point, this contemporary space designed by architect Bryant Alsop. “Walls and cabinetry in Dulux paints’ Domino color creates visual depth and provides a moody backdrop for the client’s artwork and furniture,” he says. “Extending almost the entire length of the house, the color provides a unifying element connecting each of the individual spaces.”
Floral wallpaper makes a dramatic statement in this traditional dining room. A classic dining table and chairs is highlighted by a stunning crystal chandelier. Apple green carpet and curtains pick up shades from the wallpaper.
Deep hues and industrial details create a dining room with both punch and sophistication. An eclectic centerpiece gets its wow factor from fresh flowers in eye-popping colors that create a striking contrast with the dark walls. The classically inspired modern chairs add to the home's gothic-chic vibe.
At first glance, the formal dining room almost seems to drip gold, what with a chandelier descending from the yellowed ceiling. Directly below, a round table with ten chairs invites guests to stop and stare.
The enigmatic image looms large over this contemporary urban dining room, creating a dramatic focal point on a dark accent wall. A modern glass-topped table and citrus-hued upholstered chairs are tucked beside window overlooking the city.
Black Contemporary Dining Room With Yellow Chandelier
Black floral wallpaper sets the dramatic tone in this contemporary dining room. The color scheme of the wallpaper is further accented by the bright yellow chandelier and curtains and the blue dining chairs.
The walls of this modern, gothic dining room are covered in raw steel, contrasting with neo-Baroque acrylic chairs by Acrila and a dramatic polycarbonite fixture by Zaha Hadid. This contrast of materials creates layers of depth in a high-rise condo that's filled with natural light.
Transitional Dining Room With a Pair of Black Metal Cabinets
Natural light illuminates this transitional dining room, showing off a pair of black metal display cabinets with barware and interesting collectibles. Gray and white upholstered chairs are positioned around a light wood table, while wide plank hardwood floors finish the look of the space.
Contemporary Dining Room With Dramatic Black and Red Accents
Brown leather chairs, a red lacquered console table, artwork and gold-toned accessories give this black dining room contemporary flair. A black chandelier hanging over the marble-topped table seamlessly blends in with the decor, as does a custom-made, laser-cut screen that separates the dining space from the living room.