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THE CAMFIELD BAR | OPTUS STADIUM PERTH

THE CAMFIELD BAR | OPTUS STADIUM PERTH

This stunning bar was made for The Camfield by HGN Design. The Camfield Bar is situated between the new Perth Stadium & Crown Perth. Setting a new standard for large scale venues, the 8,000-square metre venue includes six bars, 150 metres of bar top, a microbrewery, beer garden, a function centre, container bar & restaurant.  The giant bar was made with Jesmonite AC830 ForteCrete.   

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Giant Jesmonite Buddha | NGV International Triennial

Giant Jesmonite Buddha | NGV International Triennial

It has taken 1 crane, 15 ground crew and 2 years in the making! A giant Buddha created by Chinese artist Xu Zhen reclines in the foyer of NGV International.At 18 metres long, Eternity-Buddha in Nirvana, is the largest work in Xu's Eternal series and has been commissioned by the gallery for the inaugural NGV Triennial, which opened December 15th."We've been working with Xu Zhen and his studio for the last couple of years on this," says NGV senior curator contemporary, Simon Maidment."He has sourced sculptures from their situations in both Europe and China to form a singular work."It is...

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British Lichens Encased Within Jesmonite | Designed By Zuza Mengham

British Lichens Encased Within Jesmonite | Designed By Zuza Mengham

London based artist and designer Zuza Mengham has created a series of angular sculptures made from mulched British lichens and Jesmonite. Jesmonite has become more and more popular with designers, who have used it to make an array of furniture, lighting, ceramic and sculpture designs.Mengham's Jesmonite sculptures each incorporate and respond to a number of common British lichen species: Punctelia subrudecta, Xanthoria parietina, Physcia adscendens, Evernia prunastri and Flavoparmelia caperata.Encased within the Jesmonite, the lichen creates a delicate effect across the surface.   "Lichens seem like something which is pretty abundant but hugely overlooked as part of our environment," said Mengham, who chose...

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Jesmonite Used For Hunger Games Theme Park

Jesmonite Used For Hunger Games Theme Park

A theme park has just opened it's gates to the public in Dubai which recreates several famous scenes from hit movie franchise The Hunger Games – built with tonnes of Jesmonite. Jesmonite UK, via one of its customers, provided tonnes of Jesmonite for the thematic elements of the park. Film production company Lionsgate and Dubai Parks and Resorts opened The World of the Hunger Games park in October in Motiongate Dubai – the Middle East’s biggest Hollywood-inspired theme park. Two Jesmonite products were used for the "thematic elements" such as sculptures, plaques and external columns which recreated the world of Panem as...

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Jesmonite Cladding Fire Testing | AS1530.1 Certified

Jesmonite Cladding Fire Testing | AS1530.1 Certified

Here we demonstrate how cladding made from Jesmonite by HGN Design is non-combustible. Non-compliant combustible facades & combustible cladding are everywhere in Australia. This widely used material, made of polyethylene, is more flammable than petrol and covers everything from apartment high-rises to hospitals. Until now there has been no solution or material that meets the AS1530.1 standard. Jesmonite is AS1530.1 Certified. Fire-Resistant With A Class Zero Fire Rating Reduced Smoke Density & Toxicity Can Replicate Appearance & Texture Of Any Surface Solvent Free With No VOC’s For any queries relating to our products, please contact us online or call 0466 311 635.

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