Tag: Graphic Language

  • ‘Treasury/Schatkamer’ Signage and Typography

    ‘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.   

  • AMS Corporate Identity

    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

    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 tender branding

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

  • Ymere Strategy Icons

    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

    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.

  • Cité Clime Exhibition

    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

    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

    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.      

  • Educatorium Signage

    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.

  • Logo Burton Hamfelt

    Logo Burton Hamfelt

    Logo for BURTON HAMFELT. ©Graphic Language. 2016.

  • Heimolen Signage

    Heimolen Signage

    Signage for Claus en Kaan Architecten’s Heimolen Crematory. 2008.  

  • HUB architecture urbanism

    HUB architecture urbanism

    HUB architecture urbanism Corporate Identity. Dowsing Rod as the ultimate HUB symbol. Signal YELLOW for clarity and a subtile visual game with white and black.

  • Borneo Architecture Centre Amsterdam

    Borneo Architecture Centre Amsterdam

    Corporate Identity, visual branding of a neighborhood architecture visitor centre in the Eastern Docklands of Amsterdam. 2013.

  • Stencil Bodoni

    Stencil Bodoni

    For the B30 TENDER we designed a STENCIL Bodoni typeface. This typeface played a significant part in the BRANDING of the project. With connotations to both the classics (Bodoni, Serif) and the moderns (Stencil, Corbusier) it rendered a strong but elegant style marking for the chapters and the covers of books and boxes. For Kaan […]

  • PLAN graphics

    PLAN graphics

    Strategy diagrams for PLAN MODULES. 2015.

  • Paul Ouwerkerk’s Graphic Language

    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 www.paulouwerkerk.nl. For many years we have served Architectural offices (Rem Koolhaas’ OMA, MVRDV, Claus […]

  • Tolhuistuin Foundation Report

    Tolhuistuin Foundation Report

    Cultural Financial Report for Tolhuistuin Foundation in Amsterdam. 2016.

  • Stad-Film-Park CONCEPT

    Stad-Film-Park CONCEPT

    For a multifunctional building by Claus en Kaan Architecten a functionality ‘name-game’ was invented. This enabled us to devise a playfull BRANDING concept that would be materialized in an electronic façade for BRANDING and INFORMATION purposes. The 3-fold functionality of the building was stadsschouwburg (city theater), filmtheater (cinema) and parkeergarage (parking garage). Through a rotating […]

  • Dutch Supreme Court Tender

    Dutch Supreme Court Tender

    Branding for PPS (Public Private Cooperation) TENDER for KAAN Architecten (former Claus en Kaan Architecten). Supreme Court of The Netherlands. 2012.

  • PPS Rechtbank Amsterdam legal documents

    PPS Rechtbank Amsterdam legal documents

    PPS Rechtbank Amsterdam project branding tenderdocuments. Folder for financial bid and legal documents. 2016.