Big Bead Projects

Get inspired by the possibility with PhotoPearls software

Over the years, we have challenged the possibility of creating larger PhotoPearls motives.
Here are a few examples of the exciting projects we have created around the world.

Zlatan Ibrahimović
 2005

Made with intuitive by Björn Malmström and students at Örtagårds elementary
school (Rosengård, Malmö, Sweden) .

  • 144,000 beads
  • 1.80 x 1.90 meters

CISV
 2006

Made by International peace organization CISV youth camp outside Jönköping,
Sweden.

  • 190,000 beads

Lovely Days
 2008

Made by students at Fryshuset (Stockholm, Sweden).

  • 316,800 beads

 

The Big Picture Project
 2009

President Barack Obama in 372.600 beads

About a thousand fourth-graders from nearly all U.S. states participated
in the creation of the President Obama picture made with beads.

The bead picture were assembled in Westerly, Rhode Island. After Westerly
it was displayed at CHA Summer Super Show in Orlando (with the Orange County
Mayor Richard T. Crotty present). The day before the president\’s birthday
the picture was displayed outside the White House , and for media in New
York.

  • 372,600 beads
  • 9 x 11 ½ foot

Video clips from the project

Bead My Ride
2009

Car tuning with BEADS!

Event for the launch of the game Forza Motorsport for XBox at Fryshuset in Stockholm
,Sweden together with Microsoft and Audi.

Video clips from the project

Guinness World Records in Ireland
2010

Made by Brian Flood and 62 students at Baltinglass school.

The bead picture is registered as a world record by Guinness World Records.

  • 430.000 Beads
  • 280 x 385 cm

Video clips from the project

The Last Supper
2011

Made by Önsta Gryta church congregation in Västerås, Sweden.

  • 7.50 x 1.50 meters

Video clips from the project

Pimp My Truck
2014

Guinness World Records
 2015

The world’s largest bead picture (2015) created by students at Väringaskolan
in Sigtuna (Sweden). 

The bead picture is registered as a world record by Guinness World Records

The world record can be seen in the departure hall of Terminal 5 at Arlanda
(Stockholm, Sweden).

  • 1,680,200 beads
  • 4.65 m x 8.70 m (40 square meters).

Video clips from the project