With so many options on the market, sound absorption panels no longer have to fade into the background. From panels that double as wall art or multifunctional pieces of furniture, each of these panel designs bring a little something extra to the office.
As decorative as they are functional theseÂ Sound Absorbing Panels by WobedoÂ absorb everydayÂ mid-range frequency noisesÂ such as traffic, noisy kids and barking dogs. The panels come in aÂ variety of shapes, sizes, styles, and colors.
Swedish brand Offect's Swell Panels byÂ Teppo Asikainen areÂ designed to be used as lightweight sound absorbers in the upper frequency range (500 Hz and above). Offect describe the panels as '3D wallpaper' thatÂ helps to reduce disturbing reflections of environmental noise such as voices, telephones etc.
These hexagon-shapedÂ TrÃ¤ullitÂ DekorÂ Sound Absorbing Panels by Swedish designers Form Us With Love for TrÃ¤ullitÂ are made fromÂ wood and cement.Â The two materials combine to form cement-bonded wood wool with aÂ thermal-insulating, heat-retaining, fire-proof, and acoustic-absorbing structure.
Taking inspiration from the sunshades found on Oscar Niemeyer'sÂ modernist architecture inÂ Brasilia, these rotating acousticalÂ BuzziBlinds by BuzziSpaceÂ double as room dividers forÂ defining and partitioning open-space offices.
The Dezibels are a series of floor-standing sound absorbing panels by swedishÂ Note Design StudioÂ for manufacturerÂ Zilenzio. The panels'Â generous thickness absorbsÂ all the frequencies of human speech to create aÂ more balanced sound level in crowded public spacesÂ and offices. The panels are available in a range of geometric shapes and sizes.