grey & white Interesting that the crown molding is painted gray to blend with the upper portion of the wall. This is a great Tim to avoid "boxing" a room by painting upper and lower trim. Either continue ceiling color onto upper, or wall, as here.
Apartment entryways can be tricky because they tend to be VERY small - if they "technically" exist at all. A couple small details can make all the difference, though, and may even provide a sense of larger space.