As you might imagine, historic buildings are in constant need of conservative and restorative works. During my time
working for Historic Royal Palaces, I was often tasked with softening the facades construction hoardings.
We would use these opportunities to tell visitors about the significance of the ongoing work, sometimes using windows to add an extra level of interest, replacing what might have been an otherwise disappointing encounter with a, hopefully, insightful experience.
The key consideration when designing these graphics was to be sympathetic to their environment.