A striking new introduction is the Pallas pendant light by Formfjord. It is specifically intended for large spaces, as a wider angle image of the space shown above demonstrates:
Although a pendant light, it is large (Ø750mm H760mm) and cleverly echoes traditional chandeliers by being constructed from bands of steel (which one can see around, like the arms of a chandelier) with a central acid-treated opal glass diffuser.
Besides the black high-gloss lacquered finish that you can see above, there is also a white version:
In these large spaces, multiples are used. But a single one works just fine in a smaller, maybe residential, location: