The Photograph Gallery
Photograph by Belén Imaz
The kitchen is a room typically missed in relation to hanging high quality artwork. True, many kitchens are vast open, but when your area has even one wall (even a backsplash), or is self-contained, there are many alternatives. Not solely can paintings usher in shade, it might set the temper, and add life and soul to typically sterile environments. For inspiration, take a look at how artwork, each figurative and summary, is displayed in these 12 trendy kitchens.
Photograph by Brooke Holm
A pair of colourful, collage-like items framed in pale wooden that hold above the darkish wooden shelf brings colour upwards on the excessive white wall. Colours are pulled from the paintings and used all through the kitchen, from the inexperienced counter stools to the array of dishes stacked on the chrome steel countertop. Though this kitchen was truly arrange for The Design Information Open Home in Melbourne, Australia final yr, it’s completely practical for the actual world too.
Photograph by Kristiina Kurronen
Finnish inside and prop stylist Susanna Vento put collectively this all-white kitchen—flooring, partitions, cabinetry—which advantages from some grounding pops of black. The sconce anchors the area on the fitting, whereas the summary paintings in black, navy, and purple, holds the room in on the left. A pleasant contact: the colorblock composition echoes that of the range.
Photograph by Mati Véronigue
That is the kitchen of a daring condo in Porto, Portugal owned by the design duo behind Oitoemponto Structure & Interiors. The area has the texture of eating room meets diner, because of the chrome and leather-based chairs and vintage lamp, together with the chrome steel countertop. It’s unclear if the houndstooth sample flooring is linoleum or carpet tile, nevertheless it makes fairly a press release. The artwork, an array of portraits, is a unusual of completion.
This modern black kitchen, designed by Italian architect Piero Gemelli, combines excessive shine (the decrease cabinetry) with matte finishes (blackboard and concrete). The partitions could also be clad in metallic, and the ceiling definitely appears to be. A pair of botanicals which are framed in broad black wooden lean on the counter, whereas a colourful choice of work are clustered on the far wall.
Photograph by Bernard Touillon
Logger meets chef on this spacious chrome steel kitchen featured in Maisons Coté Sud. A science lab fashion island is topped with butcher block sporting an uneven edge; after which there’s the tree trunk help. A collection of summary florals strains the high quality hood, propped towards the tan tile backsplash, once more drawing the attention upwards in the direction of the hovering cathedral ceiling.
Photograph by Ricardo Labougle
Architect Mauricio Arruda designed a masculine kitchen for his residence in São Paulo, which appeared in Casa Vogue final yr. From his in depth artwork assortment, Arruda selected to hold a dramatic black and white panorama photograph within the kitchen on the celadon tile wall. It makes a hanging vignette alongside the mid-century trendy clock and magnetic knife strip. Plus, the straightforward black body works properly adjoining to the black framed flooring-to-ceiling window.
Photograph by Manolo Yllera
One other black, grey, and wooden kitchen, this one house to and designed by Tom Delavan, the artistic director of purchasing website Gilt. The black clock, black and white photographs, and white objects create an inventive environment in his small Manhattan house.
On this Fritz Hansen furnished eat-in kitchen, two scratchy portraits hung over the sink deliver on the spot character to the white-on-white, Scandinavian fashion scheme, full with plank flooring. Though monochromatic, there’s loads of texture, together with that of the paintings.
São Paulo architect Francisco Calio designed this home and its concrete kitchen. The occupant, who moved right here after spending 5 years in Rio, solely rents, however has made it her personal. The image of the pig not solely provides a female colour contact (discover her pink cookery perched above the open shelving), it’s a humorous topic for kitchen paintings. Marvel if she loves bacon?
Photograph by Max Zambelli
A single spot of gold, within the type of a gilded body round a black and white nonetheless life photograph, provides sparkle and soul to this grey and white minimalist kitchen. Designed by Studio Montañana, an structure agency based mostly in Valencia, Spain, and featured in Elle Decor Italia, this third flooring condominium wanted a complete intestine to filter out the particles of the ’70s. Finally, its unique mid-nineteenth century bones the place uncovered, and a up to date design created.
Photograph by Kristofer Johnsson
There could also be no higher mixture for a kitchen than pure white paired with Carrara marble and matte black fixtures and furnishings. From the unexpectedly positioned sconces, to the minimalist faucet, to the provocative black and white photograph, stylist Lotta Agaton works her magic on this minimalist modern kitchen in Stockholm, which belongs to graphic artist Therese Sennerholt.
For extra kitchens that includes fantastic artwork, take a look at Montage: Paintings within the Kitchen on StyleCarrot.