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Special Effects & Creative Solutions 


Founded in 1988, Artem has over 35 years’ experience providing floor effects, rigs, special makes and scenic props to the film, television, theatre and live events industries.

Our Work 

Artem brings a blend of technical expertise and creative innovation to every project. Some of our recent work includes a full-sized model of a quantum computer, a 10m tall animatronic raging bull, and an exploding grand piano.

Our Recent Work

Our Services 

Artem provides a full range of physical special effects and special makes. Our services include pyrotechnics, floor effects, prosthetics, animatronics and puppets, special costume, high-end model making, mechanical rigs and props. Our projects utilise CAD/CAM technologies, CNC routing, 7-axis robot cutting and 3D printing.


Floor Effects

Three people standing in front of a large explosion at night time


A technician operating a rig of a rocking boat on set

Big Builds

The Commonwealth Games opening ceremony performance, featuring a large mechanical bull

Soft and Breakable Props

A pair of up-scaled Lego toy scissors, with a normal pair of scissors next to it for scale

Model Making

A scale model of a ranch house on a green screen background

CAD/CAM Technologies

A CNC robot cutting a cartoon head out of polystyrene

Looking to hire or buy from us?

We stock a wide range of physical special effects kit and consumables - both off the shelf equipment and products designed or adapted by Artem

Our People 

Artem technicians are seasoned professionals each specialising in a range of skills from modelling, sculpture, and moulding, to 3D design, metal fabrication, and welding. With a track record of reliability and skill, we have solidified our reputation as a trusted partner in the industry.

Creative & skilled team of in-house specialists

A technician using the Artem smoke machine
A technician painting an ornate fibreglass boat
A technician using an angle grinder, creating sparks
A technician demonstrating pyro using a fishtail
Two technicians moulding an object with fibreglass

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64 - 68 Brand St Pacific Quay Glasgow, G51 1DG 0141 427 5775


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