Whether overdone or understated, the pop art of artists like Roy Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol, Eduardo Paolozzi, and others is definitely influencing interior decor.

While some refer to this inspiration as ‘retro,’ others simply take clues from it to create contemporary applied interpretations. Hallmarks of the pop art style are bold, bright primary colors as well as dots and stripes, and the use of paradoxical imagery.

Everything from elegant traditional homes to kitschy one room flops can be made more fun and fresh with a little “pop.”