Modern Light Fixtures

We’ve moved! We’re finally¬†out of the 20 square meter temporary apartment, and are now comfortably spread out in a fantastic place in the city center. Awesome. We have no¬†furniture or dishes, but that’s okay.

Anyway, when we moved in, we were pleased to see that the apartment had fancy modern light fixtures.

Modern Light Fixture

Modern Light Fixture

It’s reminiscent of the Dada movement from the 1920’s.

Just kidding. German apartments don’t come with light fixtuers, because (as it was explained to me) “What happens if you move in, and you don’t like the light fixtures?”

The same is apparently true for kitchens. Some apartments do not come with a kitchen; only the hookups that make kitchens possible. Luckily, our apartment has one built in.

Our New Kitchen

Our New Kitchen

Everything is very modern and new. The wall behind where I took the kitchen photo, is completely covered in large windows. And the hallway is wide and welcoming. I think we did well.

7 thoughts on “Modern Light Fixtures

  1. Thomas says:

    Oh how I wish New York apartments came with such stylish light fixtures instead of the ubiquitous b**b lamps…
    Congrats on the new place, looking forward to visiting you there!

  2. Lena says:

    You know, some people had lamp fixtures like this in the bathroom for 1.5 years…

  3. Mom aka Dorina says:

    Congratulations! Very nice and spacious-looking. You did well!

  4. Kathryn says:

    yay! very exciting!!

    • James says:

      Wow, that’s a great idea Kathryn! I totally forgot about novelty light fixtures! That opens up so many possibilities!

  5. Mom says:

    Hurrah for y’all! Can’t wait to see more pics of the new place…

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