Nothing personalizes a space quite like works of art. Depending on your taste and color preferences, you can really customize and complete the look of your interior just by hanging artwork. Most people tend to stick with smaller or average-sized pieces and then possible arrange them together if there’s enough room. Instead, why don’t you go big? Take a leap and try a piece of oversized art and see the difference it makes in your space. Take a look at 10 rooms that are decked out with larger than average works of art.
Dinosaur Designs’ Louise Olsen and Stephen Ormandy reside in Sydney, Australia and their living room features a gallery style wall with several small works of art next to a large painting by Ormandy himself.
Photo by Kelly Ishikawa
This yellow and grey painting by Indian artist Suhas Shilker sits atop a mid-century console in this San Francisco two-room apartment of a world traveler.
London-based interior designer Jessica Vedel designed this black and white Parisian apartment that has classic architectural details and modern furnishings. The abstract painting above the fireplace sets the tone of bright, open living room.
Photo by Derek Swalwell
The Apartment is a concept gallery in Copenhagen conceived by Tina Seidenfaden Busck and Pernille Hornhaver to mimic an actual apartment, letting the artwork coexist with furniture. The mostly white dining room gets a major pop with the striped artwork in black, pinks, and oranges.
Photo courtesy of Femina
This Berlin apartment was designed to be void of any plant life but full of a personal stash of paintings and drawings collected by the landscape architect who lives here.