How to Harness the Power of Art in the Workplace
Author : 1628 Ltd.
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One thing that sets 1628 apart from other co-working spaces is our unique display of artwork. Read below how the artwork displayed at 1628 can help increase productivity and lower your stress levels.
Art is often thought of as something to be admired from a distance, not something to be actively engaged with. But what if art could be used to create a more productive and engaging workspace? Studies have shown that having art in the workplace can help boost morale, creativity, and productivity. Let’s explore how art can make all the difference in your workplace.
The Benefits of Incorporating Art into Your Workplace
There are many potential benefits to integrating art into your business’s environment. For one, it can help reduce stress among employees. Studies have found that looking at artwork for even just a few minutes can reduce cortisol levels—the hormone associated with stress—in your body. Furthermore, incorporating artwork into a workspace may also increase collaboration between employees as it encourages them to take risks and think outside the box when solving problems. Additionally, artwork in the office serves as an inspiration for employees; it allows them to work with greater focus and better prioritize their tasks.
What Kinds of Art Should You Choose?
When selecting artwork for your office, you should consider both its aesthetic appeal and its practicality. The best kind of artwork is something that employees will want to look at throughout their day. Abstract pieces are great because they don’t require any prior knowledge or familiarity; they simply invite viewers to ponder their meaning on a deeper level. If you’re looking for something more practical, try incorporating inspirational quotes or pieces of advice into your office decor; these subtle reminders can help keep employees motivated throughout their workday.
Incorporating art into your workplace isn’t just about aesthetics; it’s also about creating a healthy and productive space where employees feel comfortable working. With the right kind of artwork, businesses can reap numerous rewards including improved morale, increased collaboration between coworkers, and a greater focus on tasks at hand—all leading to better overall performance from employees! So if you’re looking for ways to improve the atmosphere at work, why not give art a try? You may be surprised by how much of a difference it makes!
1628 Ltd.’s founder, Tamara Schwarting, is so passionate about art in the work place she wrote an article for Forbes.
Join us for our next 1628 art exhibition opening on March 2nd.
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