In interior design, art possesses the unique ability to set the tone of a room and achieve balance, creating a remarkable impact on a space. In this article, award-winning interior designer and founder of Pineapple Park, Pacita Wilson, discusses the importance of art in design and how it grounds a room, sharing expert tips on art curation, proper scale, and installation.
Art’s ability to evoke emotions and add character sets the desired tone of a room. Whether it’s a bold abstract painting, a serene landscape, or a thought-provoking piece, the artwork will create a resultative vibe and influence a space’s mood. Bright and energetic pieces can infuse a room with vitality, while serene and contemplative art can induce a sense of tranquility. Pacita’s process for selecting art for a design project begins with getting to know her clients well. Art is curated to reflect each client’s essence and vision for their dream home. This emphasis adds a layer of uniqueness and personalization to a space, making it feel more intimate and inviting.