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See a Pattern Here? It's Conceptual Gardens, for Art's Sake
"with artful landscape designs that celebrate the avant-garde... work of art in its own right, viewed the same way that modern conceptual art is viewed... Designers of contemporary, conceptual gardens are showing us that a garden can be more than... Lack of art and sculpture and used very few bold materials and plants. Some don't use... colored) 2. art installation 3.abstract sculpture (personally I like abstract hedges, like..."
5 Historic Arts and Crafts Homes With an Australian Spin
See how the elements of a celebrated international movement in architecture played out in a country ripe for change
"The Arts and Crafts movement is often recognized as the first international modern... style, Arts and Crafts thrived equally in Europe, Britain, the United States and Australia... When Arts and Crafts emerged in Australia in the late 19th century, the country... Many contemporary Australian architects place sustainability and longevity high... of the Arts and Crafts period, as the homes of that time still stand glorious — a..."
My Houzz: Toys and Art Make Merry in a Texas Home
Lightheartedness and creativity abound in an artistic couple's midcentury home for their growing family
"inspired by contemporary art and design, and the belief that art enriches life. With a... growing art collection. As part of the art community, Gibb and Keasler are most inspired... whose modern yet lighthearted family home is built on the foundation of their growing... color, art and personality. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Misty Keasler, Brian... Their art would stand out more if it were displayed on a colored background. Wow..."
Let's Put a Price on Art: Your Guide to Art Costs and Buying
We paint you a picture of what affects an artwork's price — plus a little-known way to take home what you love when it's beyond your budget
"original art can make a room, be treasured for years and be passed down for generations... power of art to power your interior design? Here are three experts' tips to think about... "good art" out there but there's also a lot of "bad art". Bad art sometimes can... my own art after not being able to find affordable art that I liked. (shameless plug)... much contemporary art looks made to be sold first, appreciated second. So it's rare..."
Architecture and the Art of the Wall
See how common building materials can become uncommonly beautiful displays of color, pattern, texture and light
"downsides of modern architecture is that expression is often relegated to manufacturers’... determine a modern house’s character to a large degree. Still, architects find ways to... live in modern houses? At any rate, modern architecture is not the problem, what... some high art on show in this ideabook, but would the living spaces inside be better... you miss art with concrete, you often end up with something reminiscent of a prison..."
Figure Out Your Art Style
"choices for art? Here's help deciding on a style... be an art historian or an art critic or even an art collector to be an art lover... mind, art is an essential part of creating a home. A house without art is like pasta... inexpensive art or the Tray Wick gallery for a large selection from contemporary artists... Good art enhances our understanding of the world, makes us think and moves us. Sometimes... comes to art. But really, it's not so difficult. The first step is simply to figure..."
Casual Wall Art Arrangements Show Deliberate Style
No time or desire to carefully plot a wall-art arrangement? Grab a hammer and throw tradition to the wind
"a wall-art arrangement? Grab a hammer and throw tradition to the wind... y, in modern rooms for a dose of personality, in work spaces for inspiration and... PrintedArt, we make floating acrylic display panels from our collection images, but... customer-owned art in the photolab. I've created a collage in almost every room in my house... where my art should go and have so much more fun doing it. Check out my home office..."
Art Nouveau Style Creates Verve With Curves
Its breathtaking fluidity is still sweeping us away a century later. See how art nouveau style is swirling through homes today
"See how art nouveau style is swirling through homes today... France, the art nouveau period — about 1890 to 1914 — saw a rejection of Victorian styles... the fine arts, incorporating them into architecture and design, and made the most of... of modern materials such as iron and glass, the new electric lighting and new industrial... techniques. Art nouveau style derived from forms of nature, such as flowers, vines, shells..."
The Best Ways to Care for, Clean and Store Art
Keep your treasures on canvas and paper in top shape with this expert advice from two gallery directors
"founders and art directors of The Lost Art Salon, a San Francisco gallery that specializes... put your art in storage? And what about those gorgeous but grimy old treasures unearthed... of the modern era, about the best ways to care for, frame, maintain, store and move... works of art (paintings, framed art, metal sculpture, stone, wax). Even just water... touch the art, ever". I'll one-up you. I worked for a Russian arts importer and screamed..."
Graffiti Makes Good as Home Art and Decor
"solely for contemporary or urban design. It can be easily integrated into a traditional... in the art world, graffiti's negative stigma is fading. Whether it's a full-blown... street art into "acceptable" art, I'm going to go out on a limb and say that folks... to make art relevant to the community. it adds community value and art in a controlled... instead of modern as it's meant to be. Mako Haus I 100% agree with you. Like all "edgier"..."
Kitchen of the Week: Artfully Etched in Denver
An engraved island, art-screened cabinets and a smart layout are just the right mix for a professional chef and his wife
"island, art-screened cabinets and a smart layout are just the right mix for a professional... clean, contemporary style. gasp!! Ikea cabinets? Eeeek. Despite that, love the individual... aesthetics. Art piece painted on wall cabinet is brilliant. And, the pop of color on the... design and modern necessities...."
Houzz Tour: Geometric Detail Inspires Artful Home
"The contemporary home, peppered with her artwork, serves as Dana’s personal gallery... is also artfully showcased in the kitchen, one of the most beautiful rooms of the home... Geometry and Art in ChelseaFrom Building Blocks to Buildings: Balanced Geometry in Arch... ArchitectureModern Icons: X Marks the Spot Sea glass is displayed throughout the house... Dana's art studio, hidden off of the open floor plan of the first floor. She loves..."
8 Ways to Dress Rooms in Art Deco Drama
"today's art deco–style homes use palettes based on chrome and black. But original art... Art deco can feel cold and austere to some — understandable, since many of today's... look. Art deco uses furniture and decorative items that embrace technology and m... manufacturing. Art deco homes look clean, bold, glamorous and sophisticated; their lines are... l and modern. However, everything should still feel functional and friendly. Here..."
8 Wine Cellars Overflowing With Artful Storage
Give your wine collection a high-end home, with a prefab or custom racking system as posh as you please
"is an art. From the making of it to the packaging of it and even the displaying... sparse and modern to the custom and traditional, the great spaces below make the displaying... From modern to antique, please feel free to visit www.vintagecellars.com for more... custom contemporary wine cellars here! Looking for something that comes READY-TO-INSTALL... Francisco. Modern. Minimalist. Modular. Decorate your walls with wine! http://www.getSTACT..."
Houzz Tour: A New Layout Opens an Art-Filled Ranch House
Extensive renovations give a closed-off Texas home pleasing flow, higher ceilings and new sources of natural light
"designers with modern tastes. After a few years of living in the house and thinking about... Austin modern homes! Kitchen looks great. I really like the bathroom as I have a... midcentury modern and contemporary pieces — and a nod to Star Wars. Stained wood cabinets... extensive art collection; white walls and colorful, eclectic pieces transform even the... 4-by-12 Modern Dimensions, Daltile The vanity is natural gray poured-in-place concrete..."