Articles – Modern Fan Company



Hang In There.

As everyone is well aware, the recent weeks and months have been disconcerting to say the very least. For far too many, these times have brought unimaginable challenges and loss. We here at The Modern [… Read More]

VIDEO: Meet the Founder, Ron Rezek

As the ceiling fan industry continues to evolve, The Modern Fan Co. has remained true to the vision set in place over twenty years ago by designer and founder, Ron Rezek. Avoiding contrived designs and [… Read More]

Project Spotlite: Rancho Da Florida

Josh Wynn Construction, teaming up with Sweet Sparkman Architects, recently completed a thoughtful, “Contemporary Cracker” home on 40 acres in eastern Manatee County, Florida. Spread throughout the interior and the home’s generous covered patios, are [… Read More]

The Ball Fan: Still Modern After All These Years

The year was 1986, and Ron Rezek was a celebrated lighting designer who’s fixtures and systems were finding their way onto contract and residential specifications throughout North America.  When tasked with a new project to [… Read More]

Plús Hús: A Customizable Modern Structure

Hailing from Iceland, and based in Santa Monica, CA, the architectural team at Minarc, Erla Dögg Ingjaldsdóttir and Tryggvi Thorsteinsson, developed Plús Hús (Icelandic for ‘Plus House’) utilizing their award-winning, prefab panel system, mnmMOD. The [… Read More]

Torsion: Now With More Options

Among Modern Fan’s best selling designs is the Torsion fan. Originally introduced with a extensive range of finish combinations and product options, the Torsion family has been further expanded with the introduction of Graywash and [… Read More]

Partner Spotlight: Illuminations

A Modern Fan Co. partner for over 20 years, Atlanta based Illuminations has been a premier, contemporary lighting and fan showroom in the southeast since first opening its doors in 1990. Recently relocated to The [… Read More]

VIDEO: Meet Guto Indio da Costa

We recently sat down with designer, Guto Indio da Costa, to discuss his collaboration with Modern Fan and his perspective on the IC/Air ceiling fan collection. Watch an excerpt from the conversation to hear what [… Read More]

Project Spotlight: Sea Breeze by Josh Wynne Construction

2018 AIA Gulf Coast “Builder of the Year” honoree, Josh Wynne Construction, used The Modern Fan Co. Torsion ceiling fan generously in covered outdoor areas of this beautiful, award-winning residence. The fans help to neutralize [… Read More]

Project Spotlight: Birch Le Collaboration House

Hygge Supply, a Michigan based designer and supplier of customizable kit-homes, integrates Modern Fan’s IC/Air2 into their Birch Le Collaboration House, celebrating the Danish spirit of Hygge. For Sean Karcher and his company, Hygge (“heu-gah”) [… Read More]

As Seen: Interior Design Magazine

In case you missed it, Interior Design magazine recently featured a spectacular vacation compound on the North Kona Coast of Hawaii, designed by Walker Warner Architects and Philpotts Interiors. Included throughout the property are several [… Read More]

New: Projects Gallery

Looking for ideas and inspiration in designing your home? How might you use a Modern Fan in an upcoming remodel? We’ve recently added a new gallery to our website as a resource for designers and [… Read More]

VIDEO: Axiom Desert House

Modern Fan partnered with Turkel Design and Dwell magazine to bring comfort and efficiency to the Axiom Desert House in Palm Springs, CA. Modern Fan’s IC/Air2 and IC/Air3 models were chosen for the bedrooms to [… Read More]

New: Industry DC Undergoes a Makeover

As with several other models from the Modern Fan assortment, we recently gave the Industry fan a comprehensive re-design in order to incorporate a more efficient DC motor and our latest generation of LED lighting. [… Read More]

2019 NAHB Show Home

Michael Garner, of studio g ARCHITECTURE completed the 2019 New American Remodel in Las Vegas, Nevada. Sponsored by the National Association of Homebuilders and Professional Remodeler Magazine, this “organic contemporary” show home utilizes Modern Fan’s [… Read More]

Selecting the Right Fan

When choosing a fan, we suggest selecting models and finish combinations which are most complimentary to your design intent. From our perspective, any product from our assortment is a great choice! However, for good measure [… Read More]

Upgraded: Velo DC and Velo Flush DC

While it can be tempting to replace old with new, Modern Fan has taken an alternative approach by incorporating new technologies into some of our classic designs, reinvesting in products that we believe remain as [… Read More]

WISEPlace Community Room Transformation

Retail Design Collaborative (RDC), in partnership with supporting design brands, recently unveiled a newly renovated community room for the women of WISEPlace in Santa Ana, CA. Modern Fan furnished several IC/Air3 ceiling fans to the [… Read More]

Off the Grid: LifeEdited Maui

Tree Hugger founder and entrepreneur, Graham Hill built his third “LifeEdited” home on the island of Maui, showing that sustainable, “off-the-grid” living doesn’t have to forego modern amenities. Graham and his design team selected Modern [… Read More]

Metropolis: Guto Indio da Costa

Shortly after the IC/Air ceiling fan collection was introduced at ICFF by The Modern Fan Co., Metropolis magazine caught up with Guto Indio da Costa to gain insight into his design process and collaboration with [… Read More]