Dramatic lighting takes centre stage.
The industrial designer's love of colour and sculptural forms is evident is his own apartment in New York City. The black pendant light may have been too dramatic in a room with dark walls, but the white cabinets and pastel accents here keep the room light and welcoming.
See more of Karim Rashid's interiors in our photo gallery.
For more colour-infused spaces, see our Photo Gallery: Colourful Kitchens.