In this collection of original abstract paintings are picked modern artworks that contain shades of red color in various intensity and brightness. Red is a strong color, the color of passion, seduction, adventure. It is considered to be the color of fire, blood, and energy. Also red is one of the favorite colors for a lot of people. In interior decoration, with a cozy, warm glow, red is a perfect color to make a statement. It can revive any room. Red is known as a good way to increase appetite and has large popularity in the kitchen and dining room decorations.
We all strive to create comfort, harmony and beauty in our homes. But oftentimes, we might face the situations when we’ve got new wallpapers, new furniture, new carpets, but something is missing. There is no warm fuzzy feeling of a home. Perhaps, a red painting is a missing component of the puzzle. Why red? Let’s talk!
A red painting as a symbol of the hearth
Even an inexpensive red painting contains some information. It can be the positive emotions of joy and happiness as well as notes of melancholy and sadness. Therefore, it is of a great importance to place only ‘right’ paintings at home. Red paintings can bring a lot of good energy. But in this case, it is worth having the sense of proportions. A single small painting can only underline emptiness and imperfection. On the contrary, many paintings may look out of proportions. So, first think how many pictures you’d like to place and how to combine them. We’d recommend you to mix red and grey or white paintings.
Color or content? That is the question!
You can place red paintings in such places as:
- Living room
- Dining room
- Children’s room
- Hallway (stairway)
Your living room is a place where we spend time with family and friends. The paintings there should be bright and festive. Don’t be afraid to buy big paintings! They will look supremely well there. There is no limit to content. They should only match the interior. You can also try to put red and gold paintings together.
For the dining room, it would be best to place a red still life painting or a charming bouquet of red field flowers. Plus, red color gives an appetite! Make sure to protect the painting with glass for safekeeping.
For your bedroom, you can choose soft sunsets or autumn landscapes. Such pictures are calm and relaxing. Don’t hesitate to put bright red and blue paintings in the children’s room or playroom. The content can vary from cartoons’ heroes to children’s drawings. It can be as bright and positive as possible.
Urban landscapes (for example, Italian ones) and abstract paintings are perfect for hallways and stairways. So, fell free to decorate your home with red paintings! You will see just how much beauty they can bring into your interior.