17 Modern Art Pieces That Only Look Expensive
Being a modern art enthusiast doesn't have to cost an arm and a leg. Between opting for unexpected gallery wall additions and DIY textured hangings, it's easier than ever to curate your own collection. These budget-friendly pieces (some available for instant download!) work as standalone statements or vibrant additions to a cluster. Scroll on for affordable modern art finds that will seriously elevate your look.
Leif Jen Sievers Morning Light Print ($65+): Jen Sievers is a New Zealand-based abstract artist with a background in graphic design. This joyful minimalist work promotes a happy energy that *doesn't* require a morning-person perspective.
Society6 linco7n Lady Flowers Print ($17+): There's been a recent surge in collage works, and for good reason! They make major statements and are up for all kinds of interpretation. Gift this to your plant-obsessed BFF or add to your growing (pun intended) assortment.
West Elm Clifton Hayes Ladies in Motion Print ($75+): This energetic mustard yellow print provides amazing movement *and* contributes to a good cause! Proceeds from the print go to the artists and toward strengthening art service agencies, shelters, and disability centers across the country.
Baba Souk Emeline Villedary Monstera Jungle Leaf Illustration ($34): We're all about another botanical addition to the home. This rich Monstera leaf is an A+ art tribute to your thriving indoor garden (or a safe gift for a friend who doesn't exactly have a green thumb).
Urban Outfitters Veronica Grech No Satisfaction Art Print ($29+): Spanish illustrator Veronica Grech's vibrant work is inspired by midcentury graphic design, making it an amazingly versatile addition to a gallery. Pick the size and frame for the perfect fit.
Encore Design Studios Minimalist Art Print ($9+): Geometric art and accessories work with the modern decor style. This summery-hued graphic piece could be an awesome warm-weather addition or made into a year-round display with an assortment of other colors.
LILAxLOLA Abstract Watercolor Downloadable Print ($6): Watercolor art can inspire major calming vibes. Pop this print in a nursery or serene part of the house to inspire a little more relaxation.
Camilo Mattis Abstract Painting Print ($19): This dreamy, ultra-colorful work suits any room in the house that needs a little happy lift.
Apartment 37 Modern Minimalist Downloadable Print ($6): Download this bold graphic print for an instant upgrade to your gallery collection.
Reductart Small Abstract Modern Painting ($70): If the color isn't your jam, head on over to the Etsy store for a ton of gorgeous, one-of-a-kind offerings.
The Crown Prints Agate Downloadable Print ($7+): Agate and crystal decor always manage to elevate a room and promote serious calming vibes.
World Market Touch of Gold I and II Wall Art, Set of 2 ($100): Metallic embellishments go with anything and everything. This set would look great in a gallery wall or as a pair in the bedroom.
Artzaro Giclee Print ($26): This dreamy piece inspires movement and doesn't break the bank. Hang it in an high-traffic area of the home that needs a pick-me-up, or take advantage of the dreamy color palette by displaying it in a bedroom.
Art Lovers Club Matisse Art Print ($8+): Every art enthusiast needs Matisse in their collection. And while the original La Gerbe resides at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles, this budget-friendly print recreation definitely doesn't skimp on the rich color.
Blue Bubble Design No. B165 Downloadable Print ($12): This ready-to-print art contains a blend of rich earthy hues and light pastels, making it a versatile addition.
Fox and Velvet City Sunset Print ($21+): This gorgeous retro print is inspired by bustling cities and glowing sunrises. Consider it a shot of espresso for your gallery wall.
Minted Heather Francisco Thumbprint Art Print ($23+): Upon first glance, this geometric art may look like layered circles, but the circle actually never ends.
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