The internal skin featured a 15mm heat soaked low iron glazing system, displaying ANZ’s delicate white petal design for the entire length of the shard, again featuring the advanced Imagink decorative print process. The ImagInk blue and petal design both had a special LPI screen print setting to enable a smooth tonal shift over the artwork.
“In addition to the decorative colour palette, the PVB interlayer within the glass composite also ensures the integrity of the glass sculpture is contained, should there be a breakage or physical damage to the shard. The combined effects of the interlayer and ImagInk process enable greater design freedom than ever before,” Vince continues.
Marc cites working with Cooling Brothers as a particular highlight. “Everyone was exceptional to work with,” he explains. “From Kreena in the design team to Vince coordinating production, they’re a highly experienced and professional company, and all Australian, providing great comfort. Not a single piece of glass was broken during construction, which was essential – a single chip and everything would have been ruined. Absolute precision was required in both the manufacturing