Why Wall Art is a must component of a modern interior design

Interior designers using gallery walls more often nowadays

BY Alina Livneva POSTED 27th of august 2018 17:00 GMT

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Wall Art

Wall Art is in the eye of the beholder, and some people do not see beauty where others do. Art should challenge you. It shall make you look at the room differently, as well as the scheme that it forms part of. Art informs the mood. You can tell a lot about somebody by the books they read, if they have a library, and you can do the same by looking at the paintings on their walls.

- What story do you want to tell in your space?
- What identity do you want to project?
- When you look at the space, does it make you happy?
- How does this make feel the homeowner?

Having wall art fitted in a place by a good interior design specialist will transform it with expression of color, content, and texture, especially if your heart leaps at the sight of a piece. We want to invest our money wisely in pieces we love. If you speak to an interior design expert about the importance of art, you’ll be met with excitement about the inspiration it provides, the way it lifts a space, or the joy that comes with sourcing works from around the world. Wall Art makes a room come to life and gives it interest. Nowadays, guests like to walk around a home and look at the art and comment on it and ask questions about it.

- Where did you get it?
- What’s it about?
- Who painted it?
- What does it mean?

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Interior Design

Wall Art can set the theme for a room and either makes or breaks it. So, you wouldn’t want to put a brightly colored painting in a bedroom, for example. Interior design works by layering textures, fabrics, patterns, and you can create the mood for a room from the colors. You need to fit your wall art to your brief. The scheme can come from the art or the art can come from the scheme, but either way they need to interact. The wall art and the scheme have to marry each other in a sympathetic way. Wall Art can change the focal points of interior based on your desire of the focus: be the fireplace or a full-on painting? An unwise thing would be deciding what goes on the walls to be the last thing to consider. To have it right in interior design, we shall not see wall art treated as an afterthought. If you deal with it last you’re missing out on an amazing interior design opportunity. When chosen thoughtfully, the right wall art can provide for the entire room. The experts think wall art matters most in interior design.

Art for Interior

The consumer’s desire is to fill their homes with art from artists and galleries. The works reimagine the essence of everyday, creating eye-pleasing to an interior scheme. You can base the design of an entire space on a piece of art. Art is vital to the creation of a space scheme, it is the starting point for designing an interior space and it is very personal. Art and interiors are linked in complex aesthetic and emotional ways for designers and homeowners.

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Why abstract art ?

Abstract art is confrontational and rather pleasant. It invades the viewer’s mind and subconscious and adds color and form to any space; The presence is loud and undeniable. If the viewer is willing to open their mind he will discover a world of beautiful mysteries and intricate complexities.

Abstract canvas wall art

If you're looking for Abstract Canvas Wall Art, there are several options sure to satisfy the pickiest shopper. There is a myriad of styles of Wall Art, most of your options will point to canvas prints. However if you want to narrow your options to something more specific than you shall browse art galleries and artists for unique and original art.

Color Palette

It provides an instant color palette because choosing a color palette can be one of the most daunting facets of designing your interiors. The amount of varying shades of paint that are available can seem absolutely endless. You have to find a painting that you absolutely love and use that piece as the inspiration for your space.


A great piece of art will create a focal point in the space. This single design element will instantly draw the attention and give the viewer an eye-pleasing effect. A great painting could easily fulfill the position. Sounds great, your favorite artwork hanging in your living space or standing by the bed. An impressive gallery wall could easily upgrade a traditional dining area. The most important consideration is size. An artwork that is the right format will bring to life your space.


Remember that a good frame will help bring a varying sense of texture into space and can add some depth to the room, especially if your style is more avant-garde. Your space will get the much needed visual weight, tone, and feeling.

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Good artwork is the finishing element that sets a space together. It will make it feel complete. It is that touch that can take your space from simply to appearing as if it should be on the pages of a magazine. The key is to choose the right piece that fits in with the owner’s style.

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