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This "Magnetism" themed photo mosaic was created for PERQ as a interior culture communication piece. The design contains over 12,000 employee pho… Read More
This "Magnetism" themed photo mosaic was created for PERQ as a interior culture communication piece. The design contains over 12,000 employee photographs gathered from Instagram and other social media accounts. It took approximately 2 days of design labor and 2 days of installation time. Read Less
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Magnetism: Exude respect, self-confidence and enthusiasm while making everyone around them feel empowered
Dimensions 24 feet by 90 feet
Features over 12,000 employee Instagram photos
Part 4 of 5 culture installations. Follow me on Twitter @BlakeMcCreary
Close-up angle.
The view from near the back of the building during the PERQ launch party.
Some coworkers enjoying a game of ping pong.
VERGE Indy talking during the PERQ launch party.
Installation
Magnetism time lapse installation video by TKO Graphics at PERQ. (I know it's long, but worth it!)
The Design Process
I started with a blank block wall 24'x90' in our building. As you can see the left wall is the PERQ Plum swatch color so I have to take that into consideration.
Choosing the photo for the mosaic. 
Miles Kane performing at the NME Awards Tour 2013 at the Brighton Dome, Brighton UK. 21st February 2013.
Photo credit: Carolina Faruolo/Lebrecht Music & Arts/CorbisCarolina Faruolo/Lebrecht Music & Arts/Corbis
Mocking up the photo into the room photo.
12x12 inch images sample one
12x12 inch images sample two
Mockup 12x12 inch images full view
Mocking the mosaic into the room photo with 12 inch images. (We have to have clarity at a distance so I'll be lowering the image sizes to less than half of that.)
6x6 inch images sample
Mockup 6x6 inch images full view
Magnetism finalized wall artwork with 4.8x4.8 inch images
Here's a panoramic that I took after installation.
HDR Photography by @joshhumble
About PERQ Culture
Want to know more about this project? Watch our President Andy Medley talk briefly about our culture vision at PERQ.
Watch VERGE take a scooter tour of PERQ.
Check back for more PERQ culture designs soon!