The expression “Pop art” is the abbreviation of “popular art”, an artistic moviment born in the innovative and provocative 60s. The American artist Andy Warhol, as well as Roy Lichtenstein were two leading figures in this artistic and cultural movement. The pop art, born as an expression of freedom in all different artistic aspects, has strongly influenced the interior decorating ideas and has created this innovative decor style. The interior decor, ispired by the pop art style, looks unique, unusual, extraordinary, colorful, bold and with a keen sense of humor.
The pop art style is very famous among designers, young and creative artists, as well as among bohemien people. In the pop art style, there is a deep connection among art, celebrity world, mass media culture, comic books and advertisement. But, which are the main characteristics of this decorating style and how We can decorate our home in pop art style? First of all, the home decor in pop art style, is characterised by bright, vivid and powerful colors, matched, combined and mixed with monochromatic black and white elements.
Other typical aspects of the Interior decorating in pop art style, are the use of pics of celebs, such as Marilyn Monroe or Jacqueline Kennedy
The use of famous paintings such as “La Gioconda” by Leonardo da Vinci
Or the use of famous comics or cartoons.
Very important are also the optical illusions and the use of bright lamps and neon or LED lights that create a modern, unusual, dynamic and sometimes kitschy effect.
The modern interior decorating in pop art style, is based on the utilization of various decorating materials, especially plastic surfaces, latex, laminates, plexiglass and acrylics. The furnitures and decor items in pop art style are perfect for every room, from the bedrooms..
..To the bathrooms
From the living rooms…
To the kitchens..
From the hallways…
To the furnitures..
So, it’s time to give a new, trendy, emotional and expressive look to your home with pop art decor.