Wall Decor / September 4, 2018 / Hannah Huston
Instead, choose smaller pieces that can be laid like a collage or gallery wall like the contemporary living room above. Hang wall art in a diptych or triptych pattern, which is basically two, three or more panels of art that flow. Be sure to leave at least 2 inches between the pieces. You can do bigger spacing if you have a huge wall, just keep it consistent.
That means the center of your wall art area is about 60 inches from the ground. What if you are hanging living room wall art over furniture like a sofa or sofa table? Hang the artwork so the bottom edge is 6 to 8 inches from where the table or sofa back ends. Once you have an idea of a general spot, frame out the area with painters tape to visualize the spot.Continue Reading