Art in Architecture
Looking through recent, impactful projects IA has delivered, we set out to ask the design minds behind these projects about their use of art —more specifically, how art plays a role in the design of workplaces, and why including paintings, sculptures, murals, and other art mediums in these locations is so important.
Scroll down to view the gallery we've created, and see the quotes from our team members about their reasons for using the artwork they selected (as indicated by the directional arrows).
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Enjoy! And if you have any comments or questions relating to any of the projects you learn about below, be sure to share them with us on social media!
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We say that Space + Spirit = Place”, and the right art pieces can contribute greatly to the “Spirit” part of that equation." - IA's David Kutsunai