‘Life doesn’t imitate art, it imitates bad television,’ so Woody Allen pronounced. We’ve had enough of the latter during lockdown, so perhaps it’s time to embrace the former into your living spaces? Make your home your canvas, and awaken the inner muse by adorning your walls and surfaces with frescoed porcelains, marbled lamps, bright pigments and colourful jumbles of objets d’art.
Rockett St George Rock On coat hook, £100. rockettstgeorge.co.uk
Rock ‘n roll with this bold coat hook.
Raj Tent Club Silk Ikat 217 cushion, £90.
Colourful cushions and textiles are a short cut to create an arty sofa.
La Manufacture Cogolin Matignon Brume rug, £11,500.
We love this Art Deco rug for updating a bedroom or hallway: the only problem is you’ll never want to step on it.
Brokis Geometric glass pendants, £POA.
Though these pendants might look more like a sculptural installation: they’re actually statement glass lights from Brokis.
Jonathan Hansen x Marie Daage Ciels Bleus plate, £168. modaoperandi.com
Getting bored of your dinner service? These frescoed plates by Jonathan Hansen and Marie Daage Ciels will capture the imagination of dinner guests.
Mind The Gap Coloured Geometry wallpaper, £175 per roll. mindtheg.com
Perfect for a single wall or bright cloakroom, Mind The Gap’s geometry wallpaper makes a splash in any setting.
Baobab Collection Vitrail Silver
candle, £265. baobabcollection.com
Who says you have to go big or go home? Add a touch of art with this Baobab Collection Vitrail candle, the packaging of which is inspired by Mondrian paintings.
Partnership Editions Corinthian Column in Red by Frances Costelloe, £320. partnership editions.com
For simpler home art in a range of different shades, we love Frances Costelloe’s quaint Corinthian Columns.
Rosi de Ruig Modern Blue Floral shade, £75; base, £145. rosi-de-ruig.myshopify.com
Once restricted to notebooks and covers: Rosi de Ruig proves marbled paper is back in a big way with her lampshades.
Addison Ross Turquoise lacquered scallop tray, £225. addisonross.com
Connolly Vanta bowl by Joel Parkes, £5,500. connollyengland.com
Rose Uniacke Solid walnut side table, £2,460. roseuniacke.com
Tom Faulkner Jak chair, from £800.
Mylands Stockwell Green paint, from £26 a litre. mylands.com start the slideshow