Starved for art? Not a problem…not even for starving artists. Allow an arts-inspired wallpaper to do double duty as both paint and painting for an impressive — and impressively easy — wall decor solution.

York Wallcoverings’ Urban Chic collection is teeming with artful wallpapers and murals designed to transform a wall into a strong and stunning statement. Whether mounted, framed or simply installed on the wall, these designs set the stage for iconic rooms destined to become, like their artist inspirations, contemporary classics.

 Street Art in Pink/Orange (RK4425) is from the Urban Chic collection by York Wallcoverings.

Street Art in Pink/Orange (RK4425) is from the Urban Chic collection by York Wallcoverings.

An homage to contemporary pop and graffiti artists like Keith Haring, Street Art is subtly textured to punctuate a contemporary urban sensibility.

Jackson Mural in Black (RK4514M) from the Urban Chic collection by York Wallcoverings.

Jackson Mural in Black (RK4514M) from the Urban Chic collection by York Wallcoverings.

Weathered and industrial at heart, Jackson Mural  is inspired by abstract expressionist Jackson Pollack.

Georgia Mural in Oasis (RMK4523M) is from the Urban Chic collection by York Wallcoverings.

Georgia Mural in Oasis (RMK4523M) is from the Urban Chic collection by York Wallcoverings.

Evoking the work of modernist American artist Georgia O’Keeffe, Georgia Mural is inspired by the varicolored cliffs and subtle shadings of the landscape surrounding O’Keeffe’s Ghost Ranch New Mexico, a sophisticated nod to Mother Nature.

 Jeweled Monarch in Amber (RK4444) is from the Urban Chic collection by York Wallcoverings.

Jeweled Monarch in Amber (RK4444) is from the Urban Chic collection by York Wallcoverings.

Jeweled Monarch boasts a bevy of butterflies as if at the height of migration, and the print infuses joyful chic when framed on a feature wall.

Jackson Mural (background) in Neutral (RK4513M) and Pablo (framed) in Almond (RK4403), from the Urban Chic collection by York Wallcoverings.

Jackson Mural (background) in Neutral (RK4513M) and Pablo (framed) in Almond (RK4403), from the Urban Chic collection by York Wallcoverings.

The work of artist Jackson Pollack and Pablo Picasso inspired Jackson Mural and Pablo.

Jungle Chic in Cat Natural (RK4459) is from York Wallcoverings’ Urban Chic collection.

Jungle Chic in Cat Natural (RK4459) is from York Wallcoverings’ Urban Chic collection.

Framing the playful pattern as a half feature wall allows Jungle Chic, a classic animal print to define a workspace with whimsical chic.

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