Thematic pictures, made with stones (mosaic), or painted on wet clay (fresco) appeared on the walls of the temple buildings and palace complexes for the first time many centuries ago. Who first invented the wall panels, with some people, they have appeared earlier still remains a mystery, but the idea of a decorative panel never went out of fashion. Changed only the topics and methods of their implementation.
Wall panels as decorations.
Contemporary designers are also willing to use decorative panels to enliven interiors of residential buildings and offices, public buildings and mass attendance. Depending on the style, image and material, decorative panels fit perfectly in any decor – from the strict classicism and luxury empire, to avant-garde and minimalist hi-tech.
One of the most ancient way of creating a panel is mosaic mural. Made from pieces of stone, glass, metal, and in modern conditions, and other materials (plastic, wood, etc.) images decorate any room on purpose, give it the brightness and character.
In modern conditions decorative panels can be made from most unusual materials. For example, many offices and public buildings feature decorative panels often are paintings by famous artists, migrated to the wall, or a composition made of plaster or textured plaster. Such compositions look strict and stylish, and require no special care.