Dimensions, abstract art painting by Shawn Vernon

Should you buy abstract art online?

Abstract art is a powerful decorative element in any home. With that said, it should harmonize with the rest of your abstract wall decor. Since colorful abstract art is meant to be different from the normal things we see around us, finding the appropriate piece is often a time consuming process.

Fortunately a new generation of artists are creating and selling their art on sites like Pinterest, Facebook, Tumblr, Flickr, 500px, Instagram and Twitter among others. And, increasingly, these sites are providing easy-to-use resources to make the decision to purchase a piece of art an enjoyable and pain-free experience.

The only downside to buying abstract art online is that it can be a bit more difficult to communicate with the sales person or the artist than it is when buying things in person. But it doesn’t take long to build a relationship with someone online, and many artists are more than happy to answer emails, chat online or even take a phone call.

Currently, thousands of artists are selling their work online and buying it has never been easier, not to mention that you can do it in your pajamas!

What was the first piece of art you bought online?