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April 9, 2013
In honor of the Palais-Royal's first public art exhibition's 346th anniversary (it debuted today in 1667!), we've curated a fine crop of modern art found in the pages of Dwell. For more modern art, check out these five desserts inspired by iconic works of art that are sure to impress any dinner guest.
Modern breakfast seating area with black and white furniture

A painting by Ricci Albenda hangs on the breakfast area's wall in this baroque meets modern San Francisco home. Photo by: Justin Fantl

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Originally appeared in Baroque Meets Modern in San Francisco
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Modern living room with Studiomama floor lamp and wooden flooring

In this custom-built guesthome in London, a colorful blocky painting shares the living room with a 1 x 1 floor lamp by Studiomama and Castaway animals for art company Phillips de Pury. Photo by: Ben Anders

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Originally appeared in A Colorful, Custom-Built Guesthouse in London
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Modern upstairs bedroom with Kofod-Larsen chairs and Warhol print

The "King of Rock & Roll" gets doubled in this print by Andy Warhol while a pair of mid-century textile and wood chairs by Kofod-Larsen sit beneath. See the rest of this row house in Houston Heights' interior here. Photo by: Jack Thompson

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Originally appeared in Row on 25th: Affordable Housing Development in Houston
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Minimalist dining area kitchen with colorful wall art

This prismatic piece by Nicolas Grenier injects some color to the dining area of this century-old house with a clever multileved addition in Montreal. Photo by: Alexi Hobbs

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Originally appeared in Split the Difference
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Modern guest bedroom office with fold-out Murphy bed

In the office that also doubles as a guest room of this loft/party house in Toronto, a painting titled 'Untitled (Corner Rainbow' by Elizabeth McIntosh hangs on the side. Photo by: Naomi Finlay

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Originally appeared in Party-Friendly Apartment in Toronto
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Spanish white interior workplace

A square framed photograph looks over the dining area in designer Jaime Hayon's renovated home in Valencia, Spain. Photo by: Nienke Klunder

Originally appeared in Let There Be White
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Have you ever walked past a house on your way to work and thought, Wouldn’t it be nice to live there? Artist Judith Brenner did. But unlike most of us, Judith loved the house so much that, in July 2002, she and her husband, Jonathan, took things a step fu

A freehand charcoal sketch by artist Judith Brenner (sitting) elegantly lends itself to the living room wall in this double-fronted Victorian house in Richmond, England. Photo by: Richard Powers

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Originally appeared in Victorian Secrets
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Door entrance with hanging images by Raw Color

In this Antwerp live/work space, photographs of various floating flowers by Raw Color hang in a room upstairs. Photo by: Tim Van de Velde

 

 

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Originally appeared in Live/Work: Modern Art Gallery and Home in Antwerp
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Modern breakfast seating area with black and white furniture

A painting by Ricci Albenda hangs on the breakfast area's wall in this baroque meets modern San Francisco home. Photo by: Justin Fantl

Photo by Justin Fantl.

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