One of the ultimate colour combinations is black and white. These colours are as timeless as the silent movies that were created long ago. Abstract, on the other hand, frees the artist and viewer from being limited with figures. Abstract prints allow each and every one of us to come to a unique conclusion of what we see before our eyes.
In this blog, we’ve put together a list of black and white abstract prints to decorate your home or office.
The popularity of black and white Abstract art
When decorating your home, you’ll quickly learn black and white pieces are versatile with any colour palette you choose. You may have heard of many famous artists who use black and white in their work, like the photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson, and painters Michelangelo and Rembrandt who sketched in black and white. Here are 10 black and white abstract prints we’ve pulled from our collection.
This black and white abstract print of dappled light fits beautifully in any living room styled in modern décor.
From this perspective, you wouldn’t think you’re looking up at the Eiffel Tower. This black and white abstract print has been cropped so tightly that any representation of a national landmark is easily missed. While this print comes in many sizes, we recommend this long rectangular version if you’re thinking of hanging it above a long couch or dining area.
For something different, throw up a splash of powder across your walls. This piece ties in perfectly with any home style in industrial décor.
Add a little grunge and graffiti to your living space with this black and white art print. This black and white abstract print comes with a twist in the form of the thin red line that streaks through the canvas.
Spruce up the dining area with this black and white abstract print of black brushstrokes across a white canvas. This canvas print won’t limit your dining room décor. Throw in colourful chairs and paint the wall in a contrasting shade to brighten up the room.
For a change in size, pick out panoramic black and white abstract pieces. This piece shows a smorgasbord of brushstrokes across the canvas.
Blurred lines, black and white lines, are perfect for the bathroom, laundry room, or any bedroom. It’s perfect for small walls as the horizontal lines give the illusion of length.
Enjoy the city sights in a new way with this black and white abstract piece.
Clouds are some of the most abstract sights in nature. It’s so easy to drift away when you look up into the sky and start daydreaming. This canvas print would suit the bedroom, encouraging you to drift away into a deep sleep.
Lose yourself in this black and white abstract print of drifting smoke. The canvas print has smoke rising from the surface like a trellis. It’s mesmerising and beautiful, and one can project whatever image they want on this abstract piece.