In these days offices, specially in huge organisations, are no more sad and unfriendly spaces. In the late 90s they have started to be colourfulcheerful and decorated with beautiful patterns. Powerful players like Google, Facebook, Amazon there are just examples a few organisations which images abolish stereotypes of grim corporations.
Of ‘course there are still offices which stayed, decorated with severe black and white shades, sometimes just because they aren’t prepered for changes and just sometimes because of the organisation’s or occupational specification (lawyers or funeral homes), but many firms and companies had already changed. The newest fashion are the office murals, these are wall pictures which represent a firm’s specifics or a organisation’s spirit, however the murals patterns can be different .
Office murals are mostly huge and noticeable they should be good to look at, however they also should show the society (including co-workers, guests and business partners) how open-minded, creative and wonderful are the company owners, that this specific corporation is various (in a good way) and more interesting than hundreds of other organisations, that they support young painters, art and, what is very important, an non-standard thinking. It is shown in the murals patterns and in the themetopic of the office murals. The theme may be various – machines, animals, milky way even games – everything depends on the creator and the owner of the company.
It can be only a picture connected with things that the firm make or a wall-painting with a specific meaning or an important message. In human’s minds murals are connected with outdoor art, exposing buildings and walls and not with the offices, nevertheless these days that sort of art is becoming more and more popular and stylish. We will see is it just a temporary design or a brand new style in indoor fashion.
It is very comfortable and nicely to work in a multicolor and an interesting location which stimulate you to think and create. A right mural in an office it is a fantastic idea for many organistaions.