Unexpected places to put art

Here is a selection of pictures to give ideas on where to install your art in places you didn’t think of. You can also play with the definition of art to do this; for instance an object of design that is both a piece of art and a useful piece of furniture. The good thing is that you could go for more personal art when it comes to more personal spaces; such as a very girly painting or fashion photography in a woman’s closet.

 

In the closet  

 

Hiding a wall bed

 

In the garden

lynn chadwick Three Elektras by Lynn Chadwick – source: http://www.pbase.com/image/128850381

 

In the bathroom

bathroom-art .pngPhoto by Patrick Cline for Lonny – Source: http://cupofjo.com/2010/08/bathroom-art/

 

In the kitchen – A print on the fridge and a painting instead of a backsplash

53635c58dbfa3f0653006879._s.fit_w.1000_h.1000_ source : http://www.thekitchn.com/12-kitchens-with-spectacular-art-kitchen-inspiration-208281#gallery/48080/2

 

Art or Bar?

FullSizeRender     Fiat 500 bar by Smeg

 

Huge Old Master painting in the kitchen

506b3b62fb04d60a470014dd._s.fit_w.1000_h.1000_ source:http://www.thekitchn.com/12-kitchens-with-spectacular-art-kitchen-inspiration-208281#gallery/48080/5

 

In the laundry room

 

Above an entrance

einbaukueche-in-weiss-mit-leuchtschrift--51b6f0c8aeb88 source: http://www.thekitchn.com/12-kitchens-with-spectacular-art-kitchen-inspiration-208281#gallery/48080/11

 

By the pool (Indoor) – Karl Lagerfeld photographies and created a constellation of lights on the bottom of a pool at Hôtel Métropole Monte-Carlo in Monaco

LAGERFELD POOL
source: Architectural Digest

 

Inside a pool – Pablo Picasso in a pool in Marbella, Spain

Picasso pool.jpgsource: Architectural Digest

 

Street art in the bathroom

Street art in the bathroom.jpgsource:http://www.ideasforinterior.com/pop-art-style-in-bathroom-design/

 

By the pool (Outdoor) – An Alexander Calder piece at the hotel Colombe d’Or, in Saint-Paul de Vence, France.

Calder by the POOLsource: Architectural digest

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