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Choosing Art That Perfectly Fits Your Decor

Art gives a little extra something to any room. It can be a challenging task to find the right piece of art to compliment a specific space. There are so many options that making a decision can become complicated, but with these tips, you will be able to pick the perfect piece of art for that truly harmonizes with your favorite space.

Keep a Close Eye on Color

It’s easy to get caught up on color. The first instinct when choosing artwork for a particular area is to find a color that matches those in the room. You can do that, sure, but you can also go the other way and find something with opposite colors to create some contrast. This way, your art piece will stand out rather than blend in.

Find the Right Size

Size is an essential factor when it comes to choosing art. Bigger is usually better. You wouldn’t believe how common it is for people to end up picking something that is way too small. When you’re trying to decide what size works best, you first need to consider your wall space. You want to make sure it adequately fits with your area while still considering any furniture that might be backed up against the same wall. If you find something you like but is slightly smaller than what’s ideal, consider using a thick frame to add some visual impact.


Choosing the size of your artwork

Mix and Match

If you want to have more than one art piece in the room, consider creating some contrast by selecting various pieces that can harmoniously coexist. For example, mixing some modern artwork with something a little more classic. You can also go for a mix of different colors, textures, and themes. That will give some life to your space.

Compare Before Making a Decision

Every once in a while, you’ll fall in love with a piece at first sight, but generally, it is best to shop around and compare artwork before you settle on anything in particular. Keep your mind open to other options so you can increase your chances of finding the best one for your space. Original artwork is always great because they are unique pieces that will give much character to any room.


Our incredible gallery at Rembrandt Yard is full of contemporary local artwork, unique international art and custom-framed Aboriginal art, all available for purchase. If you’re looking for a sophisticated, one of a kind piece of art, visit our art gallery in Boulder. All our available artwork is listed online.