To some, wall art is simply something to cover up a vast, blank space. To others, it’s an opportunity to display intensely personal emotions, convey a particular aesthetic sensibility or tell a story about their own lives, dreams and desires. Traditionalists and modernists alike can find joy in illuminated wall art, depending on the method of lighting, the tale behind a piece’s craftsmanship and the presentation of the piece itself. From cheeky mathematic iconography and bold botanical line art to abstract shapes and DIY branch installations, today’s series presents a vast array of ways to light up your life rather literally. So sit back, turn off the lights and enjoy a little unexpected enlightenment.