Exotic art can bring your home or office to life and provide a wonderful ambience for any space. Exoticism is a trend in European art and design, influenced by some ethnic groups or civilizations from the late 19th-century. First stimulated by Eastern trade in the 16th and 17th centuries, interest in non-western art by Europeans became more and more popular following European colonialism.

The influences of Exoticism can be seen through numerous genres of this period, notably in music, painting, and decorative art. In music, exoticism is a genre in which the rhythms, melodies, or instrumentation are designed to evoke the atmosphere of far-off lands or ancient times.xoticism in the decorative arts and interior decoration was associated with fantasies of opulence.

Exoticism, by one definition, is “the charm of the unfamiliar.”

A piece of art that catches the eye, holds it, and invokes contemplation and stimulation of deeper thought and realization of some aspect of life…this is art