A modern classic - Wedge Frames
Wedge frames have been around our pictures almost from the very beginning.They have being reinventing themselves as complements to other frames but now they are taking Central stage on the picture framing industry.
It is always about the image, isn’t? We all agree on that. And this is exactly what a WEDGE frame does. This kind of molding can be as tall as they like and still keep, literally a low profile, giving the right importance to the picture.
Before the creation of mount board, Wedge frames were first design to work as a slip between the artwork and the frame; giving the painting some breading ground, before the frame takes over the showing space. They are used still with this porpoise, but they have developed to become propper frames on its on rights.
They help the picture to show their full potential without distracting at all the view of the observer. In fact, when the angle of the wedge is very little and the shoulder of the frame is very tall, it creates a very delicate box to enjoy what the artwork has to offer. Used with mounts or without, this kind of frames are easy to live with for very long time, as they are pretty timeless.
Now days at our picture framing stores in Bondi and Potts Point, we present a whole range of these frames from various picture framing suppliers. All of them different, one way or another. Textured, manmade veneered, metal foiled, natural timbers, gilded… They all give the room a the feeling that the picture needs to do their own talking.
History of Right Angles Picture Framing
Right Angles Picture Framing has been trading in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney for over 35 years and our staff are all professionally trained and possess an unders
Established over 35 years ago
Right Angles Picture Framing has been trading in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney for over 35 years and our staff are all professionally trained and possess an understanding of the aesthetic value of framing works. We are a proud team of experienced and professional picture framers who provide customized, quality solutions to the needs of your artwork. Our staff comprises of international artists, designers and craftsmen, who bring a creative, practical and sincere approach to the art of picture framing.
SEEING THINGS Bennelong and Yemmerrawanne at the Tower of London by Damian Broomhead
We have just finished framing 10 of these colorful, interesting and quirky images and are in the process doing two more for Damian's Exhibition at the Bondi Pavilion please visit this extraordinary exhibition as we th
We have just finished framing 10 of these colorful, interesting and quirky images and are in the process doing two more for Damian's Exhibition at the Bondi Pavilion please visit this extraordinary exhibition as we think this images are visually fantastic with history behind them.
Opening Night Wednesday 30th March 6-8pm
30 March - 9 April
10 am - 5 pm
Bennelong and Yemmerrawanne at the Tower of London by Damian Broomhead
In 1793, two indeigenous voyagers, Bennelong and Yemmerrawanne, sailed with Governor Phillip to England. This exhibition of oil pastel drawings takes its inspiration from the period that the travellers spent in and around London, in a particular visit to the Tower of London, They saw exotic animals and tigers, lions and wolves, the medieval armoury and possibly even William Blake, who sketched the tiger there to illustrate his famous poem in that very same year. These colourful, energetic pictures take as their starting point references and accounts in the historical record, fragmented and partial as they may be.