New Take on the Triptych

Do you need large-scale artwork for a particular spot but only have smaller pieces to work with? Don't feel comfortable handling an oversized piece and looking for something more manageable with just as much punch? Let the triptych inspire your way...

Often hinged together, triptychs can also be a set of three simply hung side by side. By grouping a set of three same-sized paintings, photographs or mirrors; they work as one large piece. This arrangement could pull smaller works together for use, say, over a sofa, bed, or fireplace.

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Images: Jon Peters, Eric Cahan / House & Garden

Related:
See Sarah Han's junk mail triptych here.

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Regina is an architect who lives with her husband and son in Lawrence, KS. As a LEED Accredited Professional and longtime contributor to Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn, her focus is on healthy, sustainable living through design.

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