Thursday, July 17, 2014

Abstract Art - It's Popular For a Reason

Homes are living spaces, which are decorated according to the home owners taste and style. Our homes reflect who we are; through the decorative decisions we make. Art is a common display of our personality and style. More modern spaces tend to have a neutral color scheme which can be accented by bright, vibrant decor.

Abstract paintings convey shapes and lines to portray feeling. They are extremely popular within modern spaces because it adds a dynamic, focal point. Abstract paintings do not allows reflect something found in the physical world. Some think that it does not require much skill, which could not be further from the truth. A painting does not need to portray real-life objects, there is something much deeper in terms of abstract. That is what's so beautiful about it; pieces are left to interpretation. These paintings are visually stimulating and can kick-start quite the conversation. They also tend to set the mood and display the home owners personality.

The use of abstract paintings has become very popular; paintings are so diverse and there are pieces to fit any room or any style. There are so many color variations and designs that you're sure to find one that fits your needs. A lot of abstract art deals with lines and shapes, which compliments the lines associated with modern design throughout ones home. Geometric forms are frequently seen when designing a modern room. These abstract paintings can be an extension of that modern concept.

Artists whom paint Abstract, portray feeling and emotion. A painting can make a room feel calm or lively; they're also readily available (both in-store and online). You are able to find great pieces at Artemaximus. There are extremely powerful pieces; they can truly move you. When the artist painted a selected picture, he/she was expressing themselves or a theme. You will feel that through their use of colors, lines and intensity.

When selecting a painting, make sure you focus on;

  • Color: Do the colors used within the painting match the color scheme throughout your design? Also, do the colors portray the mood your design provides? 
  • Size: Whether you are looking for one big piece, or smaller pieces for an accent wall; be aware of size. 
  • Use: If your room is made up of clean, sharp lines; look for a painting that accentuates this. 

The above suggestions are just a few of the features that you should look out for. At the end of the day, you need to like the chosen piece. It was made to be enjoyed; so choose wisely. here are some great examples of abstract paintings.

Wave Abstract Painting


Watercolor Abstract Art