5 Creative Art-Hanging Ideas from an Artist’s Converted Loft

updated May 3, 2019
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Even though “having too much art” is so not a problem, it can definitely feel like one sometimes. So what’s a savvy apartment dweller to do when they’ve run out of wall space for their private collection? The home of one New Orleans-based artist might offer some ideas. The next time you’re stuck with where to display your favorite pieces, follow Olesya’s direction for where and how to display your favorite artwork…

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All Over the Hallway

Hanging from the walls is expected, yes, but also try out some art on the floor, leaning against the wall. It’s an interesting high/low thing.

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On Kitchen Counters

Place them right on the counter to lean against the wall, or perch them up on a short backsplash, if you have one. (Or both!)

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On top of Kitchen Cabinets

Olesya doesn’t have upper cabinets, but she does have this architectural ledge in the kitchen where she leans canvases. You can steal the look.

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On Top of the Fridge

It’s mostly unused space, anyway.

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On an Easel

Trust me, you don’t have to be an artist to pull off this cool bohemian look.