How To: Display Sculpture

How To: Display Sculpture

Abby Stone
Sep 18, 2008

atla-091808-sculpture.jpgMost of the art in our homes is of the two dimensional variety. Photographs, paintings, lithographs or prints easily find a place against a wall, whether hung (on hooks, from picture railing, even, as BethZ, pointed out, from a stair railing) or leaning. Sculpture demands a different tack. We recently, and unexpectedly, became the temporary owner of a large (and heavy) piece. For right now, it's on the floor, but here are some other options...

Unlike two dimensional pieces, sculpture benefits from the use of light in order to highlight its unique qualities.

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