By Shelia Wertman. interior. Published at Friday, July 20th, 2018 - 06:26:33 AM.
Symmetrical/formal balance: This type of balance is created by taking the room and splitting it into two halves that mirror each other. It could. for example. include a living room that features two sofas with a coffee table between them.Asymmetrical/informal balance: In this case. the room is balanced by the repetition of similar forms. lines and colors. but there is no mirroring or exact duplication.
All it takes to pull this look off is a little imagination. Start by going around your apartment and looking into the various possibilities available to you. Consider existing shelving. tabletops or other surfaces that could use a makeover. These days. many minimalist looks even include larger artworks that have been propped up on the floor as a style statement.
If simply displaying art is not to your taste. you may not have to forgo hanging entirely. Here. it's all about getting creative with the way they're hung. Take the picture above as an example. With a little planning. a variety of household items can be transformed into part of a DIY gallery.
If you've looked at your available spaces and aren't quite satisfied. remember you can always bring in your own. Decorative ladders are great for displaying small décor items. as are entertainment centers and bookshelves. Don't be afraid to get a little creative with this one.Hanging art doesn't have to mean mounting it on the wall. Find alternative hanging methods