No longer an afterthought of commercial design projects, art plays a significant and integral role in how interior envi- ronments are experienced by users.
Research, particularly in the realm of healthcare,
has elevated art from the purely decorative to the
highly functional. It can provide stress relief, serve
as a wayfinding tool, support a corporate culture,
and present an opportunity for companies to connect
with local communities.
Here, three IIDA Member-experts, whose
experiences bridge the gap between interior
design and art consultancy, offer insight into
the trends that are shaping how art informs the
design process and vice versa.
beautiful objects that work Elle Collection seating and table, designed by Cory Grosser, convey motion and energy through continuous lines.
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IIDA members and experts discuss the
trends influencing art in interior design.
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over 300 glass platters
with this gorgeous play
of color and lighting,"
said Louise Carter,
principal at Skyline Art
Services. "It’s a very
exciting time to be in
the art world."