Modern flower arranging is the result of designers breaking the old rules of traditional western flower design combined with the new containers and accessories not available in the past.
This allow floral designers opportunities to create what is considered a modern flower arrangement.
Geometric motifs abound.
Oriental style flower design can also fit very well in modern decor.
The first book to inspire me was "Flower Style: The art of Floral Design and Decoration by Kenneth Turner, London foremost floral decorator.
Other notable modern floral designers
As well as: Judith Blacklock, Irene Hayes,Junichi Kakizaki, Paula Pryke,
Phil Rulloda,Damien Koh,JR Nocon.