• What's the Difference Between Modern and Contemporary?

    7 days ago - By RIS Media

    Two words widely used in interior design are modern and contemporary, which sound like interchangeable synonyms, but really have different meanings. What's confusing is that they have some traits in common along with others that set them apart.
    Thespruce.com defines modern design as representing an era that's passed, while contemporary design is all about the present and the future. Both styles share common characteristics-clean lines, simple uncluttered spaces and artistic flair. But they differ in the following ways:
    Modern design began in the early to mid-1900s, when society was excited...
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