Compelling artwork mounted on a wall has the ability to transform the atmosphere and mood of any room. To ensure that the message intended by the art piece is clearly communicated to onlookers, it is imperative that it is hung perfectly to avoid unnecessary distractions.
Here are a few rules to remember the next time you want to show off your new art investment and create a coherent and harmonious narrative.
Hang in the Third Quadrant
Most people typically hang artwork too high and not in line with the human eye level, causing a considerable strain to the neck. To get a very quick sense of where your artwork should be hung, roughly divide your wall into four quadrants and commit to mounting your artwork in the third quadrant from the floor. When in doubt, don’t hesitate to drop the mount lower.
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