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  • Paul Ouwerkerk’s Graphic Language

    Graphic Language is a Strategic Design and Branding consultancy. We brand companies, project, products and buildings. Our expertise is grounded in Corporate Branding, (story telling) Presentation Design, Book Design, Info Graphics and Web Design. Paul Ouwerkerks Artworks can be found at For many years we have served Architectural offices (Rem Koolhaas’ OMA, MVRDV, Claus…

  • Colour Guide for Rijksmuseum Amsterdam

    Design and Concept for Colour Guide for Rijksmuseum Amsterdam. 100 masterworks turned into 12.000 colour codes, ready for application.

  • schindlersalmerón Postcards

    schindlersalmerón Postcards for wide distribution directing traffic to the website. From where the schindlersalmerón catalogue can be downloaded. Bewaren Bewaren

  • MSc MADE

    Identity for Master Track MSc MADE at AMS Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Metropolitan Solutions.. Bewaren

  • Daylight in Architecture Poster

    A0 Poster for exhibition ‘Daylight in Architecture’. Bewaren

  • schindlersalmerón Website

    A website for schindlersalmerón (CH). Part of the Postcard-Website-Katalog traffic chain. Here the lifestyle is objectified. Katalog downloads for technical specifications. Bewaren Bewaren Bewaren Bewaren

  • ‘Treasury/Schatkamer’ Signage and Typography

    Signage and typography, labeling of exhibit objects, exhibition texts for OMA designed exhibition ‘TREASURY/SCHATKAMER’ at the Nederlands Architectuurinstituut (NAi). 2011.   

  • Website

    Website Hootsmans Architectuurbureau UX design and interface.

  • AMS Corporate Identity

    Logo for Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Metropolitan Solutions. The logo has 3 basic appearances, which are always either in black or white, boxed or unboxed in a series of selected coloursettings. The payoff ‘Advanced Metropolitan Solutions’ is integral part of the logo. 2013.

  • Ymere Strategy Book

    Every 5 years Ymere, Amsterdam’s largest Social Housing Corporation, updates it’s strategic vision document. This book portrays the current business strategy. 2016.

  • RIVM tender branding

    RIVM, Dutch centre for Disease Control new HQ tender branding. Winner. 2014.  

  • Code of El Houma

    Annotations on the code of ‘El Houma’. A1 poster for Samia Henni’s presentation at Casablanca’s 2011 African Perspectives conference.

  • Ymere Strategy Icons

    7 Icons to match Ymere’s 7 new strategies, operational until 2020.  Ymere is Amsterdam’s largest social housing corporation. 2015.

  • schindlersalmerón Katalog

    SCHINDLERSAMERÓN is a furniture company operating out of Zürich, Switzerland. Since their foundation in 2006 they have operated a colour system as part of their identity branding. For their 2017 furniture catalogue we have translated this system into hand made folders with fabric beams to extend this ‘flag’ into the tangible realm. 2016.

  • Solum Real Estate

    Solum Real Estate visual identity. 2007.


    The new website for MIRCK Architecture is based on a minimalistic template. Opening movie provided by Mirck.

  • Cité Clime Exhibition

    The Climatizer. MVRDV in Musée de Science in Paris. Branding and Signage. This project is dedicated to LYDIA INGLIS REDONDO from Sevilla, who worked extensively with us on the project and sadly died in 2011 after a prolongued struggle with cancer. She is well remembered for her commitment and for being a great person. The…

  • Ideal Standard

    Ideal Standard. The definitive monologue of the Claus en Kaan catalogue.Designed and visually edited by Graphic Language. Published by GL’s twin sister company Prototype Editions. 2009.  

  • Inside Outside Petra Blaisse

    Logo for Petra Blaisse’s INSIDE OUTSIDE design firm. Dating already from the late 90ies, it doesn’t seem to grow old. Almost 20 years in operation. 1997.


    Branding and signage of the BK EXPO exhibition space at BK City, Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment, TU Delft Technical University. Typeface: AMSTERDAM STENCIL ©Graphic Language. 2015.      

  • Build Different

    Project Identity Branding for AMS. Project: Build Different. Postcard 2016.

  • Educatorium Signage

    In close collaboration with Cristophe Cornubert of Office for Metropolitan Architecture a signage language was developed for OMA’s Educatorium building at Utrecht’s University Campus ‘de Uithof’. 1999.