Collecting Art

Posted by on Jan 23, 2017 in Artwork, Interior Design
Collecting Art

If you are ready to begin collecting art but don’t know where to begin or what to buy, consider these tips. Buy what you like. Art is a very subjective thing, what makes one person smile can make another person cringe. Buy something you like and that you will enjoy looking at for many years….Read More

Design Home 2016: Art

Design Home 2016: Art

We had been working with Merritt Gallery in Haverford Square for quite some time when we signed on to do the 2012 Philadelphia magazine Design Home. We suggested them as an art sponsor and they agreed and have done every Design Home since. Fast forward to Design Home 2016 and we knew right away that…Read More

Tips on Framing and Hanging Art

Tips on Framing and Hanging Art

There are some rules in interior design that should never be broken and one of them is always frame your art to enhance the art not to match your interior. In other words, the frame does not have to match the sofa, it should complement the art and highlight its beauty. Good art travels well…Read More

Vintage Posters as Art

Posted by on Feb 15, 2016 in Artwork, Design Trends, Interior Design
Vintage Posters as Art

Originating in France and primarily used as billboards for announcements and advertisements the vintage poster became popular in the 19th century due to the new and less expensive printing processes which also gave them their characteristic intense color. In the late 19th century and early 20th century they became the method of mass communication in…Read More

Wallpaper is back and in a Big, Big Way!

Posted by on Feb 16, 2015 in Artwork, Colors, Design Trends
Wallpaper is back and in a Big, Big Way!

It seems like wallpaper went out with the last millennium and it has been shunned ever since. Seen as old and dated, tired and old school, wallpaper sales plummeted in past decades. However, all that is about to change. Wallpaper has been making a comeback in recent years and it’s getting hotter now than ever….Read More

Which artwork should you buy?

Posted by on Nov 24, 2014 in Artwork
Which artwork should you buy?

Art is a very subjective thing. What makes one person smile can make another person cringe.   Most of us have developed opinions or biases of what we like or don’t like from our experiences, childhood, travels, education, exposure, or lack of any of the above. All these factors influence our taste and opinions as to…Read More