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Change the character of your living room with a painting - choose the right motif and size

 

Creating a unique atmosphere in the living room requires a thoughtful approach to wall decorations. Paintings not only serve to complement the decor, but can also play a central role in defining the character of the room. Here's how to choose the ideal paintings for the living room to create a cohesive and inspiring whole.


1. Wall decorations for the living room tailored to the interior style

When choosing paintings for the living room, it is crucial that they correspond to the general style of the interior. In minimalist spaces, large, monochrome canvases or simple graphics work perfectly. A boho-style living room welcomes eclectic compositions of various motifs and frames. Classic interiors gain elegance with paintings in richly decorated frames showing traditional landscapes or portraits.

Canvas prints with chevron zigzag


2. Paintings for the living room with flower and plant motifs

Flower and plant motifs bring freshness and lightness to the interior. They are ideal for living rooms where light, pastel colors and lots of natural light dominate. Paintings with flowers can provide both a subtle background for other decorative elements and a dominant eye-catcher. When choosing floral motifs, it is important to consider whether they match the rest of the interior in color and style.

Acrylic prints Antireflex with Dry fluffy flowers


3. Abstraction and works of art

Abstract paintings are an excellent choice for people who appreciate modernity and originality. They can serve as a backdrop for minimalist, modern spaces or provide contrast in more traditional interiors. Abstract art often plays with colors and shapes, which makes it easy to adapt them to the interior and add extra dynamics to the living room.

Canvas prints with Set of minimalist posters


4. Views - not just outside the window

Landscapes and cityscapes are motifs that never go out of fashion. Paintings depicting nature or urban landscapes can visually expand space and provide an element of escape from the mundane. Depending on the chosen motif, they can also influence the atmosphere in the living room – calm landscapes create a relaxing atmosphere, while dynamic cityscapes energize the room.

Brushed aluminium prints with Rakotz bridge in Kromlau


5. Memories of travel

Personalization of interiors is becoming increasingly popular. Paintings of places we have visited can be a wonderful keepsake and decorative element. They not only evoke pleasant memories, but also form a unique and personal accent in the living room.

Acrylic prints with hungarian parliament in budapest


6. Animal motif paintings - a universal addition to any living room

Paintings with animal motifs remain popular with a wide audience. Whether realistic portraits of pets, wild nature or stylized illustrations of fantastic creatures, these paintings bring warmth and life to the interior. An animal motif is not only an expression of love for nature, but also a way to add dynamism and sometimes a touch of humor or elegance, depending on the execution style. Paintings with favorite animals can become the center of attention, creating a friendly and relaxing atmosphere in the living room. They are ideal for spaces where residents want to emphasize their connection with nature or simply enjoy beautiful, inspiring images. In addition, choosing paintings with an animal motif makes it easy to find something that fits both in color and in the general character of the interior, making the living room more personal and cozy.

Framed poster with Tiger


7. Expressing yourself - a painting for the living room with your hobby

Paintings related to the interests of the residents are a great way to give the interior a personal character. Whether art, music, literature or sports, carefully chosen motifs can create a unique decoration that emphasizes the individuality of its residents.

Aluminium Prints with Black swan ballet dancer


8. Where do you hang the painting?

The location of the painting is crucial to how it is perceived. Paintings placed above the sofa or fireplace can become the focal point of the living room. It is important that the painting is hung at eye level for an optimal experience. When choosing a spot, it is also important to take light sources into account to avoid unwanted reflections.


9. Paintings on the wall - how do you choose the size?

The size of the painting should be adapted to the size of the wall and the proportions of the living room. In small spaces, smaller sizes or a single, larger painting that doesn't overwhelm the space work better. Large living rooms allow you to think big – multi-part compositions or large canvases create an effective gallery.


10. Modern paintings for the living room

Modern paintings are often characterized by simplicity, geometric shapes and the bold use of color. They are an excellent choice for people who appreciate modern, often minimalist interiors. Modern paintings can also provide an interesting contrast in more classically decorated spaces, giving them freshness and a modern character.

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Hello!

My name is Monia and I am a lover of aesthetics and interior beauty. I specialize in writing texts that capture the essence of modern decoration.

For me, interior decorations are not just objects: they are stories that come to life in every room. Wall murals, window decorations such as stylish curtains or practical roller blinds, as well as unique wall decorations (acrylic prints, canvas prints, aluminum prints) – each of these elements has a story waiting to be told.

What makes my work so special? The collaboration with a great designer Daria with whom I form a complementary duo. Her visions and decoration ideas, combined with my ability to capture their beauty in words, create a unique effect. Together we inspire existing and new customers, giving them a fresh look at decorations.

I am proud to be part of www.nikkel-art.com and to contribute to creating unforgettable spaces for our customers. I invite you to keep up to date with our latest creations and be inspired by what we create together!

Kind regards,

Monia