One of the most enjoyable moments in the repair and equipping of the home is its decoration. There are many decorative elements used for interior decoration. These items include vases, figurines, various pictures and paintings. Among the latter stand out for its originality trendy modular image. They are able to liven up and decorate any room from small and cozy bedrooms to large office space.
Modular picture – a mixture of historical traditions and modern trends. Apparently they are a sub-frame with stretched canvas and different performance, number of segments, size, shapes, stories, etc. to Pick up this decorative element is currently possible under even the most original interior.
Canvas can be made of natural or artificial materials.
Modular image, printed on natural canvas, are bright and natural, because they are very expensive. They are capricious in operation and require careful maintenance. Such pictures do not tolerate high humidity and fluctuations in temperature, so they should not be placed near heat sources.
The product, in the manufacture of which used artificial canvas, less expressive, but it is cheaper and the operation is not as demanding.
Separate modular performance gives the picture an unusual appearance that attracts attention to this a decorative item that allows you to take it every single time. However, the technique of segmentation is rather complicated and ambiguous. Therefore, the subject of the image, its direction, the technique should harmonize with each other.
The distinctive feature of modular imaging is the lack of a framework, preventing a holistic perception of the image. Adjusting the distance between the image segments, we can change the depth and feel of a painting, as well as the mobility or fixity of the image.
Depending on the number of elements can be distinguished:
Diptych modular pattern consisting of two parts. They are great for decorating small spaces.
Triptych – images consisting of three parts. This is the classic version.
Polyptych – products, which include more than three parts, suitable for areas with expansive square.
The most common are a modular pattern consisting of 3 to 5 segments, rarely you can see images 2, 7 and even 10 parts.
Each segment has a sufficiently large size from 80 to 120 cm in height and 120 to 170 cm in width. They can take vertical, horizontal and even diagonal position. The location of the individual segments can vary. Schemes can be set.
Here are the most popular options:
- «Up and down»;
As a rule, to create this decorative element technology high quality photo printing, but the pattern may be applied by the artist using oil paints.
Canvas with a finished image is stretched on a frame, which is often made of wood and is called the gallery. This type of subframe is used for the frameless design. The size of it can be absolutely anything.
The stretched canvas is fixed to the subframe with brackets. The mounting location should be on the side of the subframe, and on the back. This will give the mount more stability and film – greater attractiveness.
The final stage of fabrication is coating with a special compound that protects the image and gives it a complete expressive form. As a topcoat use a special gel or varnish.
There are firms that produce printed modular pattern to order. Using their services, you can receive the product perfect for your interior like the layout and the artistic image. You can even order prints of your photos.
Choosing modular image under interior, you need to consider the following options:
The total size of the picture depends on the size of its individual parts.
- Small diptychs are perfect for corridors, hallways and lobbies.
- Should you look good in the kitchen, in the bedroom or living room medium size.
- Polyptych destined to the spacious rooms of private houses, large offices and conference rooms.
A huge range of subjects can be confusing. To choose the following tips will help:
- Nature images is perfect for any decor. In spacious rooms it is better to choose a panoramic image, and for small rooms suitable stylish macro photography, visually expanding the space.
- Image of cities and buildings often used in offices and other commercial premises. Well they look and in the kitchen, decorated in a modern style. You can place a picture in the bedroom, but only if its interior has a matching design.
- Abstraction is perfect for decorating Studio apartment for creative young people. They can also add depth to the rooms in ethnic and natural style.
- In the kitchen it is logical to place images of food. Designers recommend to add a personal touch to this room to post pictures with the compositions of natural materials (rocks, shells, sand, etc.), wild flowers or a seascape. Will look interesting and a Dutch still life or a minimalist image with a focus on one color.
- In the nursery, besides traditional animated characters, will look great birds, animals and other images of nature, causing the interest and desire to learn about the world. And the picture of the genre «fantasy» or «naive» will not only serve as a decoration, but also to promote the development of imagination and artistic taste of the child.
?The Council! In the boy’s room you can locate a modular painting with his own photos, or photos of idols.
- Portraits and other images of people are more suited for decorating non-residential premises, as they quickly get bored.
- In anticipation of the holiday, you can decorate the room with appropriate thematic picture, such as the introduction of the new year mood will help the image of Christmas tree, gifts and other paraphernalia.
Pattern depending on the applied them in color, can be divided into full-color, grayscale and black and white plus one additional color. Of course, this division is conditional. Designers in their work are often use the last two options. When choosing colors should follow the following provisions:
- Black-and-white image will be pleasing to look longer as they look very stylish and less tiring than full-color counterparts.
- Modular full-color paintings decorate bedrooms, kitchens, living rooms. These paintings are used to enliven the rooms, designed in soothing colors by placing color accents. In addition, they are able to give a novelty to the boring boring interior.
- Paintings done in two or three colours, also should not be placed on a colorful background.
- Black-and-white pictures will be a wonderful decoration for bright but plain walls of a meeting room or office.
The options for the harmonious placement of modular images in the interior you will find in the following video:
- Visually change the space of the room will help the correct location of the modular image. So, the horizontal placement of elements increases the room in width and the vertical length.
- Harmoniously fit into the interior of the picture, located across the width of the furniture, such as beds, sofa or table.
- For larger canvases need to arrange lighting. Correct installation will help to highlight the image and make it a worthy decoration of the room.
- Do not place the picture against a light source so as direct light to provoke a mirror effect. The best option would be situated on the surfaces illuminated from the side or from above.
- Image with a predominance of green and blue colors look better under artificial light.
- Fashion trend is the mix of styles in the interior. For example, the classic interior fit paintings of the genre «naive».
Price modular image depends on its size, quality and performance. In addition, the price may depend on the way of its acquisition.
To buy the finished product can be in specialized points of sales, interior Department building store or online.
In specialized sales points is usually a wide range. If the right choice will be difficult, you can seek the assistance of the staff working here. Negative side, the relatively high prices.
Hardware stores offer lower prices, but the choice, in most cases, will be small.
A product for every taste can be found in online stores. But in this case it is impossible to evaluate a product «live» will not work. Therefore before purchase it is necessary to clarify all the important details from the seller.
Of course, buying ready-made modular image – this is the fastest and easiest way. But custom, it better fit into the interior and give it a personality.
The ideal option would be the creation of modular paintings with their own hands. First, you will get the product most suitable for the design of your room. Second, its quality will depend completely on you. Third, the product made with your own hands, is much cheaper to purchase.
Master-class on making modular izbraniya can be viewed below:
Modular picture – this is the original trendy decor item that can give any room a striking personality. It can serve as a connecting link in the interior and on the contrast, and can play the role of a bright accent adds a certain mood to the room. Choosing a modular pattern for the interior, it is important not to forget that first and foremost, it should appeal to you!