Archives for Set Design and Installations

QEII ILLUMINATIONS

Over 85,000 LED lights lit up one of the largest event venues in Central London as guests flocked to the QEII Conference Centre. Area 51 and event theme partners Event-Trees were asked to provide a dazzling ‘illumination’ themed event that would showcase the versatility of networking suites at the QEII Conference Centre, London, for the venue’s potential clients.
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Categories: Christmas, Conference & Awards, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Portfolio, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

ATLANTIS RISING

London’s prestigious party venue, 8 Northumberland Avenue, start planning Christmas a year ahead. Setting aside traditional festive themes they asked for splendour on an oceanic scale - the myth of Atlantis was to be brought alive – furthermore they wanted a plush ambient party-zone to match. The brief was ‘epic’ plus ‘glitz & glam’. They key colours – deep-sea blues and paradise pinks.The spirit of the Lost Sunken
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Categories: Christmas, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Portfolio, Prop Production, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

WINTER WONDERLAND HYDE PARK 2017-18

Transforming London’s Hyde Park into a winter theme park – The Magical Ice Kingdom entrance at Winter Wonderland.Each festive season London’s Hyde Park becomes a multi-attraction theme park billed as Winter Wonderland. It’s filled with fairground rides, ice rinks, circuses and a host of other attractions.
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Categories: Design, Print & Signage, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Portfolio, Prop Production, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

AREA 51 `AVALANCHE` FOR NEW ALPINE SHOW

A spectacular new Alpine-themed show combining extreme sports and circus skills made its debut at one of the UK's most prestigious arenas, to huge critical acclaim. The Area 51 production of 'Alpine Nights' is the ultimate après-ski experience: ice cool and an off-piste elegance with first class entertainment.
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Categories: Circus & Show Creation, Costume Design & Production, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

JONATHAN ROSS’ HALLOWEEN HOME

When it comes to Halloween parties, no one is more renowned than Jonathan Ross OBE for putting on a successful spooktacular. Packed with A-list celebrities, the party always attracts the attention of the international press. Jonathan and his wife, Jane Goldman, look to Area 51 to transform their house into a high-class horror-fest.
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Categories: Decor, Entertainment, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

LOUGHBOROUGH UNIVERSITY SU BALL

Loughborough University Students Union aim high when it comes to their gala ball. Our brief is to propose brilliant themes and then deliver the dazzling décor to match. Continuously topping previous years' achievements is not easy but we welcome the challenge. Our roll of honour so far includes a James Bond theme, the Great Gatsby era, Las Vegas and Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
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Categories: Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

LAUNCH OF THE BEANO EXPERIENCE

Beano HQ teamed up with House PR to bring the kids’ comic into the 21st century. They launched the Beano Studios and the Beano Experience, and the big unveiling event was at Beano’s Fleet Street HQ. The objective was to create an environment bursting with a cheeky character to match the 80-year-old comic’s irreverent
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Categories: Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Promotional Campaigns, Prop Production, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

LINKEDIN ICE CAVE

Professional networking leaders LinkedIn asked us to come up with a unique concept that would excite the senses for their largest corporate recruitment drive, Talent Connect London, to be attended by 1,200 delegates. A brainstorming session produced several ideas but top of the pile was an immersive ice cave.
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Categories: Christmas, Conference & Awards, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Portfolio, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

51 ROCK IT AT STELLAR WEEKEND

A remote corner of North Wales was zapped into an interdimensional and intergalactic space colony as Area 51 helped stage the biggest sci-fi and fantasy festival seen in the UK! Thousands of sci-fi fans beamed down into Pwlhelli on the Lleyn Peninsula for a long weekend where normal reality was suspended and a colourfully costumed alternative existence emerged.
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Categories: Decor, Entertainers, Acts & Shows, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Festivals, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

XMAS PARTY FOR UK CONSTRUCTION EXPERTS

Our clients Ove Arup & Partners International Ltd are design and construction experts. Their founder, the late Sir Ove Arup, insisted on high company values: “We must strive for quality in what we do, and never be satisfied with the second-rate.” They demand the best. They also place a high value on their staff and expect excellence for their Christmas parties. The company hired The Vox, a purpose-built venue on the NEC
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Categories: Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.