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Thursday, April 29, 2010

Art - Mixing Styles

Source Benjamin Dhong ID

Source Alex Papachristidis

Source Jerry Jacobs

Source Gary Spain

Source Monica Duque Design Group

Gianetti Home Velvet& Linen Blog

Source T. Britt Palm beach home

Source Tria Giovan

Source Mattia Bonetti book

Source John Stefanidis


Haven and Home said...

A little mixing does a lot of good!

Sally@DivineDistractions said...

I love it when art makes a room. That bold green painting against that pink stripe chaise nearly took my breath away. I love the first image too. Mix away!

Jenny Schouten Short said...

This is my kind of decorating. I've never had the money to do one of those great rooms I love that you show. I think one of the challenges of decorating is working with what you've got and can't get rid of. Overcoming it. I live in a Dutch house and my husband has many old fashioned ideas.

Greet said...

Oh Viera,
I also love mixing a classic style as a base with contemporary art!
Our friend Brooke of Velvet and Linen did a nice job hanging Steve's paintings on that wall! Isn't it?

jules @ The Diversion Project said...

wow, all those images are fabulous! gorgeous colour

shari @ little blue deer said...

Love the offbeat art in these rooms! I am crazy about art, I think a few pieces that are really unique and well-placed just make a room! Your blog is stunning, fabulous posts and I will be following! Cheers!

Sanity Fair said...

Wow - I am such a fan of modern art with more traditional decor (rather than, I'm afraid, the reverse). These are marvelous examples. So fresh.

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Anonymous said...

wow, i could look at these photos for hours. i love the various designs. very inspiring.

xo Alison

Renee Finberg said...

one word.

that porcupine mirror over the mantel is stunning (if that is what it is)

i love unexpected art.


Julie@beingRUBY said...

Fabulous Viera
I love the blues scattered throughout all these images and you know Brooke's style and Steve's art are instantly recognizable ... lovely... I wish I could paint!! Hope your weekend has been relaxing.. xx Julie

Janet K @ Manly Gallery said...

You certainly highlighted the amazing art in itself, which is placement, when it works - it really works! of course all the images are wonderful, how could you pick a favourite!!

Porchlight Interiors said...

Gorgeous art inspiration here Viera! That dark green one is stunning! Tracey xx

Karena said...

Viera, the art is fabulous beyond. Love mixing it up!

Art by Karena