38 Coastal Gallery Wall Ideas | How to Create a Wall Art Display

Tap into your creativity and compose a great coastal gallery wall!

Coastal Art Gallery with Coral Mirror
Mixed Coastal Gallery Wall with a Coral Mirror in the center from Pottery Barn.

You can install a coastal gallery wall above the sofa, Above the Bed, Above the Fireplace, arrange a grouping around a side table, buffet or Console Table. Give a reading nook a coastal vibe with a gallery wall, cover an entire Accent Wall, or turn a stairway into a "walk through" gallery space. Also consider this: You could grow a gallery wall each summer with new coastal art. There are no set rules when it comes to creating a coastal gallery wall. The composition simply has to look unified and feel right.

A coastal gallery wall can be composed from pictures only, or include other decorative wall art pieces such as mirrors, baskets, or sculptural objects. The coastal art, be it framed or canvas only, can then be arranged around one specific piece (that is not a picture) or be a free flowing mix and match. 


Coastal Gallery Wall Above Sofa Set of 4 and Mirror
This coastal gallery wall idea from Pottery Barn features a mirror in the center of a set of framed shell prints. The dark walls have a striking effect on this display.



Creating Gallery Walls with Sets of Prints
Another example of a coastal gallery wall from Pottery Barn, using a Set of Coral Prints for a coordinated and harmonious display above a Console Table.



How to Compose a Coastal Gallery Wall with Mirror

Small Ocean Theme Gallery Wall Idea
A small coastal ocean theme gallery wall idea from Pottery Barn. This gallery wall features a large focal point piece with smaller frames added to the right -you have to work with the room.



 
Seashore Gallery Wall Idea
Another version of a small gallery wall idea from Wayfair. This coastal gallery wall is composed of three coastal art canvases with one piece being the focal point. 



A coastal gallery wall gives you the opportunity to make a statement about who you are and what you love. Country Living's House of the Year 2008.



Framed Seashell Prints Gallery Wall Idea above Sofa
A bold coastal sea life gallery wall idea from Tobi Fairley's House. A collection of like pieces are hung over the sofa with no space between the frames.

ocean paintings gallery wall
Ocean art gallery wall at Giannetti Home. Certain nooks in the home just call for a well composed gallery wall.



ocean art gallery wall sitting nook
A compelling ocean gallery wall in a bedroom. Via.

Modern Simple Coastal Living Room Design
B & W Oceanic Gallery Wall from Pottery Barn's Coastal Gallery Wall Collection.



Gallery Wall Above Sofa on Ledge Shelf
Coastal Gallery Wall at Wayfair above the sofa on ledge shelf. If you like to rotate your art, this is a great way to create a gallery wall.



Mixed Coastal Gallery Wall Decor Idea
You can create a coastal gallery wall by mixing and matching different pieces -art, sculptural objects and mirrors. Mixed Coastal Gallery Wall Idea from Wayfair.

Coastal Gallery Wall above Sofa
Another example of a mix and match coastal gallery wall above the sofa with a nautical touch. Seen at Alfresco Emporium Australia on Instagram.



Coastal Gallery Wall Art Decor Ideas
Browse Gallery Walls at Wayfair and shop the look. Shop the Look of above coastal gallery wall.



Mixed Coastal Gallery Wall Art Shadow Box Frames
Coastal gallery wall idea from Pottery Barn. Sea Life Shadow Boxes are tightly arranged over a Console Table for a rich coastal vignette.



coastal gallery wall idea living room
Coastal gallery wall idea from the Hamptons Designer Showhouse 2012, presented by Traditional Home.

Blue Ocean Beach Gallery Wall Paintings
This vibrant blue ocean beach canvas art gallery wall by Craftberry Bush is a collection of the home owners own paintings. Some are DIY Ocean Paintings That Anyone Can Make, such as the Beach Scene (Step by Step Tutorial).

ocean art gallery wall idea
A coastal art display over horizontal Wall Stripes. Via Pinterest.



gallery wall with art on shelves
Leaning and overlapping pictures at the home of Designer Amanda Lindroth in the Bahamas. Via House Beautiful. This is certainly a very busy coastal gallery wall idea for the living room. The owner must have fun collecting coastal art or perhaps is an artist.

coastal nautical gallery wall above sofa
Coastal nautical gallery wall idea from Betsy Speert, featured here.

coastal art gallery wall display
Living room with Tropical flair showcases a coastal gallery wall with a diversity of fish, arranged above a console table. Original source (Coastal Living) no longer available.

A coastal gallery wall from Pottery Barn's catalog.

nauical gallery wall
Another example from Pottery Barn, using nautical cleats and rope to hang coastal art.

gallery wall living room TV
An art gallery wall includes art with free printable sea life pictures. Featured here. Original source no longer available.

gallery wall dining room
Coastal gallery wall in a dining room. Via Pinterest.

framed seashell gallery wall
A gorgeous framed seashells gallery wall idea in a seaside home featured at Traditional Home



Gallery Wall Idea with Framed Starfish
Framed Starfish and other shore finds are arranged as a gallery wall above an entryway bench. Original source unknown.



color scheme aqua blue
A creative composition, featured here.

ship gallery wall
A nautical gallery wall of shadow box ships by Steven Gambrel.



Nautical Maritime Art Gallery Wall Staircase
A stairway packed with Maritime Art, featuring mostly Sailboats by Chinoiserie and Chintz on Instagram.

nautical gallery wall stairway
A nautical gallery wall in a stairway. Original source unknown.

Stairway Gallery Wall
Another "walk through" stairway gallery wall idea. This one comes from Serena & Lily, via their Instagram.

gallery wall powder room
A cohesive display in a powder room, seen at Coastal Living. Original source no longer available.

art gallery wall bedroom
Another striking coastal gallery wall composition by Tobi Fairley.

beach fence gallery wall
A super beachy Dune Fence Idea. Via My Home Ideas.



picture grouping on wall
And a Coastal Paint by Number gallery wall, featured here. Via BHG.