Six years in the past I helped launch the Samsung Body TV with fairly presumably essentially the most epic and creatively rewarding partnerships up to now – 4 extravagant makeovers (a 100-year-old barn, a classic greenhouse, an enormous boathouse, and a floating barge). They nonetheless maintain up and I’m nonetheless actually happy with them (shout out to Brady Tolbert for being with me in New York for 3 weeks executing these excessive makeovers!). This product, as , revolutionized the TV within the dwelling and I’m not simply saying that as their former spokesperson – however as a mother, designer, and human being who may be very explicit concerning the type of tech she brings into her dwelling. Earlier than The Body, we must design round our valuable black containers, however now we are able to design with them since our Artwork-looking TVs seamlessly improve our room designs.
Properly, excellent news – since that partnership six years in the past these TVs, like all worthwhile tech, have solely gotten higher. The Body continues to be the one TV I purchase or advocate as a result of it appears to be like so darn good in a room (and clearly, has entry to all of the streaming companies that we’d ever want and extra). The TV may be very skinny and sits flat in opposition to the wall like a bit of artwork and there are way more bezel choices (offered individually) than there was once (aka “the body” of “The Body”). Samsung sells many stunning bezels and there are additionally third-party ones (such because the one featured right here, from Deco TV Fames), so the sky is the restrict by way of design. The show artwork choices are additionally unbelievable and rising. It’s a no brainer resolution for me (in contrast to most different design dilemmas) and one which I’m extremely grateful for.
The Curated Artwork Choice
The entire thing about this TV, the rationale to purchase it, is that it appears to be like like a bit of artwork, however in contrast to a standard piece of artwork, this one you’ll be able to digitally change with just some clicks in your distant. The Samsung Artwork Retailer group has partnered with so many artists, galleries, and museums to curate collections that span so many alternative kinds, colours, mediums, and my favourite half – many rising artists. So as we speak, we’re providing you with a peek into our household/media room to point out you not solely the expansive assortment but additionally what a distinction altering the artwork in your TV could make to your room, way of life, (and temper).
How Does It Work?
With the intention to entry the expansive curated assortment of over 2,000 items of artwork, you’ll be able to subscribe for $4.99/month or $49.90/yr so to change your artwork as a lot as you’d like (which as a decorator and mother may be very enjoyable).
Utilizing the distant, you’ll be able to search after which select by artist, style, medium, SEASON (that’s proper), or type. The children love doing it as nicely and whereas I don’t all the time agree with their selections (ahem) I really feel prefer it’s truly an effective way for them to get “screentime” and be taught concerning the energy of artwork and coloration. You can too arrange a slideshow to rotate photographs robotically.
One Room, Three Methods
As we speak I’m going to point out you our household room with three totally different kinds of artwork (and coordinated styling) to present you a way of what the artwork might do on your room. As I like each single type (leaning all the time classic and joyful) and I typically lean towards the architectural type of the house. So whereas this home is extra Scandi farmhouse (each minimal and conventional), I believed it will be enjoyable to mess around to point out you what your potentialities are, stylistically.
Model #1: Traditional/Conventional – Many Of “The Greats”
Whereas the Winslow Homer seascape within the opener picture is our favourite for on daily basis (and works so nicely with the seascape wall behind the couch) I like so lots of their different basic/conventional work as nicely like this one by Caspar David Friedrich from the Berlin State Museum. Samsung’s Artwork Retailer has additionally partnered with The Met so you will have entry to lots of the classics and never simply those we’ve seen a billion occasions, lots of extra modern or sudden items and artists. Our children acknowledge lots of them from their artwork class which makes us all really feel good/proud (wholesome screentime FTW).
Model #2: Eclectic/Bohemian
This was such a enjoyable alternative for me to dive into my prop home and mess around with colours and kinds (and no, you don’t want to do that – it’s simply an train to point out you the chances it doesn’t matter what your type is). This stunning piece of artwork by Kim Keever is wild and enjoyable (Elliot LOVES it) and introduced in so many colours that I like into the room. It’s like attempting on totally different outfits for various events. When you will have the subscription service you’ll be able to change it every day if you need, actually. Our children are usually not impressed with my extra subdued artwork style nowadays in order that they instantly change it to one thing actually funky/bizarre/wild which I respect (and don’t battle).
Model #3: Modern/Fashionable
The fashionable, post-modern, and modern artwork collections within the gallery are sooo good and admittedly academic. It’s a peek right into a world that I don’t know an excessive amount of about however is so intently linked to modern design. This superior piece is by Okay’period Morgan in case you had been curious:) I can’t inform which one I like extra, actually (Most likely the Bohemian as a result of it’s so not what I usually am nowadays).
The Samsung Artwork Retailer is tremendous simple to navigate, choose, and show. The curation is great – contemporary and intensely tasteful – it doesn’t really feel like inventory imagery you might discover wherever. I had no thought the breadth of how the Artwork Retailer has advanced till I began taking part in round and it was tremendous inspiring. They even curate for seasons and never in a tacky “illustrations of Frosty the Snowman” form of manner, however extra in ethereal winter artwork and sure, some that really feel extra festive and celebratory. The group behind the artwork choice and curation is tremendous spectacular they usually care about ensuring that it has a extremely numerous selection with lots of unbiased artists.
However after all, you’ll be able to nonetheless watch TV in your TV do you have to choose regular display time. With just some clicks it goes from artwork to, say, the EHD YouTube channel 🙂
Because of Samsung for inventing The Body and to the Artwork Retailer for taking what the TV is displaying to the following stage. Click on right here to purchase The Body at Samsung.com!
This publish is a sponsored partnership with The Samsung Artwork Retailer, however as you’ll be able to inform all of the opinions and phrases are my very own.
*Artwork Retailer Artwork in Opening Picture: “Northeaster” by Winslow Homer from The Metropolitan Museum of Artwork
**Styled by Emily Henderson (me)
***Photographs by Kaitlin Inexperienced