Style Secret: Overscale ArtWalls in contemporary rooms don't usually have much in the way of adornment: no heavy moldings, no plate collections, no family photo
groupings. So they're a perfect foil for large works of art that shine best amid gallery-style simplicity. Canvases should be framed very cleanly, if at all. Streamlined sculpture, black-and-white photography, glass and prints also work. And if you like your art a little edgy, it'll feel right at home.But also consider... Art shouldn't compete with an accent wall or another attention-stealing focal point. Torn between one or the other? In our book, art wins.