10 Favorites: Indoor Graffiti as Decor by

Issue 93 · Eastern Europe · October 11, 2013

10 Favorites: Indoor Graffiti as Decor

Issue 93 · Eastern Europe · October 11, 2013

Graffiti as an art form is not new: Jean-Michel Basquiat raised the profile of street art in the early 1980s with his installations in SoHo and Los Angeles, and British impresario Banksy has taken the practice to a new level. Closer to home, we've been noticing examples of graffiti adding an edgy note to interior (and exterior) spaces.

Soho House Graffiti in Berlin, Germany | Remodelista

Above: In the lobby of Soho House Berlin, a work in graffiti confirms your location.

Graffiti as Decor from Damien Hirst at Soho House in Berlin | Remodelista

Above: At an opening party for Soho House Berlin, UK artist Damien Hirst spray-painted an impromptu image of a shark on a lobby wall.

Apartment in Sweden via Hanna's Room | Remodelista

Above: An apartment in Sweden from Hanna's Room.

Nicolas Schuybeck Graffiti Art Remodelista

Above: A work by Saskia Pintelon in a project by Belgian architect Nicolas Schuybroek.

Ace Hotel Graffiti You Could Already Be a Winner Remodelista

Above: A room at the Ace Hotel with graffiti walls; image via Hipster Daily.

Ryan Korban House and Light Locations Loft | Remodelista

Above L: A project by NY-based Ryan Korban. Above R: A loft featuring a welcoming message; via UK-based Shoot Factory.

Vienna Way House by Los Angeles-based Marmol Radziner | Remodelista

Above: A glimpse of graffiti art in the Vienna Way house by Los Angeles-based Marmol Radziner; photo by Joe Fletcher.

Framed Graffiti as Decor by Tina Tyrell | Remodelista

Above: An apartment in Brooklyn with framed graffiti art photographed by Tina Tyrell via Thistle & Clover.

N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on June 23, 2011 in our "Summer in Los Angeles" issue.

For another off-the-cuff approach to wall decoration, see Zero-Cost Wall Art, Pinboard Edition. Looking to hang some framed works? Read Expert Advice: 10 Tips for Displaying Art at Home.

 



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