Framed in Perspex®

 
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17/02/2015

Framed in Perspex®

Brasserie Centrale is the signature onsite restaurant at the London Marriott Hotel Marble Arch. Specialising in creative cuisine, this urban cool restaurant commissioned a simple but funky one-off window display to catch the eye of passers-by.

Bevan Howard, a boutique graphic design and illustration studio in London’s Clerkenwell, proposed the idea of suspending large Perspex® acrylic picture frames in each window, which would add a three dimensional effect to the portrayal of a selection of lifetstyle items. These items included a cake stand, a chandelier and an armchair.

Fabricators Digital Space were recruited to build and install the frames, measuring approximately 1368 x 1150mm in 5mm thickness and suggested the use of Perspex® Fluorescent colours, Acid Green, Lava Orange and Mars Red to give the window displays that extra zing.

Perspex® Fluorescent is available in 5 colours from stock at Perspex Distribution – including a newly stocked 10mm thickness.

Clear latex inkjet printed vinyl stickers were applied to 3mm Perspex® clear and suspended within the frames. The frames were then hung on a 1.5mm cable display system. Accompanying each Perspex® frame, are additional printed vinyl images applied directly to the windows.

Jesse Brown, Director of Bevan Howard commented: “Through introducing accent colours from the Perspex® Fluorescents range we were able to create these fun framed illustrations and were really able to play with colour to make the frames pop out.”

For more information about the Perspex® Fluorescent range, click here.