These wall scones provide ambient lighting into the room, as well as illuminating the ceiling.

Master Bedroom - eclectic - bedroom - boston - by Solomon+Bauer+Giambastiani Architects

Uplights along the wall direct light onto this wooden ceiling.

Luxuriuos Morning Star by Slifer Designs - I really like the idea of a half wall to separate areas but create the feeling of larger spaces.

Monopoint trackhead allow for flexible to direct the light into the room.  Lighting on top of the cabinets diffuses light onto the ceiling.

Del Oro - eclectic - kitchen - santa barbara - Lori Smyth Design Sky lights in roof - adds more light

These wall sconces provide lighting onto the ceiling and into the room.

ceilings Robert likes. 17824 Serene Hills Pass - mediterranean - dining room - austin - Vanguard Studio Inc.