Tips for placing
art in your home
Place painting or print
where visual distractions are least.
White walls are best,
colored walls tend to skew art colors relative to surroundings.
Planning prevents wall
damage. Place art on floor
under proposed location to judge placement.
Don't choose art simply
to match an accent color in your home, choose it to match your
Large paintings work
best as focal points, centered over furniture or on a big wall
Cluster small pieces
together so they aren't "lost" on wall.
Place decorative thematic
art in clusters.
Place center of art at
eye level (approx 60" from floor).