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Where to hang living room artwork

Artworks in three important locations can be hung in your living room. Most of the time, the space on the sofa is in great need of art. If you have a mantelpiece, that is the main space for hanging or leaning abstract art artwork. The blank space on the wall that a flank window is also an ideal place for color and visual interest.

Above the sofa
There may already be artwork above your sofa, and it may be too small for space. Whether you use a single artwork or a group of artworks, there are some rules of thumb:

If you want to hang a piece of large wall art, make sure the measures of the artwork is about two-thirds of the width of the sofa (arm-to-arm).

If you want to hang the grouping, please use the same general proportions to ensure that the size of the arrangement is about two-thirds of the width of the sofa.

When hanging groups, make sure that each frame is about 2 inches or 3 inches.

Make sure there is a consistent space of 6 inches to 8 inches between the bottom of the frame an…