What is the role of the Finest Hundred?
From a whopping 4,700 applicants, 100 participants got the chance to test everything Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten Antwerpen develops for the public, for two years.
Wayfinding & identity: a Mexican story
Two years ago I arrived in Amsterdam to join Mijksenaar’s team and in two weeks I found myself on a plane to Guadalajara, Mexico, together with my Dutch colleagues.
Park your bike 7 meters under sea level. It’s a Dutch thing.
The largest bicycle parking facility in Amsterdam – containing approximately 7,000 spaces – will be built more than 9 meters below ground level in front of the main entrance to Amsterdam Central Station (and even has a dam!).
The 2021 Digital Airport Index North America – Significant shifts
Since we first published our findings in 2017, there have been some major shifts in rankings amongst North American airports.
‘Barcelona wants to become a 100% cycling city’
Interview with Sílvia Casorrán – Deputy Chief Architect at Barcelona City Council
Stefan Pangratz interviewed for BNO Creative Directors Forum
As part of the BNO Creative Directors Forum, Graham Sturt interviews leading Creative Directors about the transition from Designer to Creative Director. This episode: Stefan Pangratz of Mijksenaar.
The KMSKA is ready for art and visitors
The renovation of the Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp (KMSKA) is complete. The original museum has been restored to its former glory and the new museum has been woven into it like a modern box, creating an exciting building.
Mijksenaar on mission Floriade: Connecting people with green solutions
We’re looking forward to connect all two million visitors to Floriade Expo 2022!
Moynihan Train Hall: New York’s newest landmark station
Mijksenaar is honored to have contributed as a wayfinding consultant to the success of the newly opened Moynihan Train Hall station. The station ushers the return to a glamorous era of rail travel associated with the original Pennsylvania Station.
The 2020 Digital Airport Index Europe – Digital has gone mainstream
In the past year many airports scaled back their investments in digital technology. However it was also a year in which many travelers made a digital leap forwards that they won’t take back.
Wayfinding for a vertical forest? We’re taking care of it!
Wonderwoods is an exceptional green island oasis for living, working and relaxing in Utrecht. Wayfinding is the visual language that connect its two tall towers and its visitors; Mijksenaar is taking care of it!
The ultimate all-gender restroom symbol is here!
Public restrooms have become a focal point for LGBTQ+ people whose needs are not met by current design standards. Motivated by questions from several clients, we realized it was time to rethink the wayfinding for restrooms.
New wayfinding for Amsterdam UMC, location AMC, designed by Mijksenaar
We are proud to announce that the Amsterdam UMC has called on us for advice on new wayfinding in all of its public buildings.
Mijksenaar designs and develops Covid-19 sign toolbox for ProRail
ProRail asked Mijksenaar to develop a sign toolbox to communicate the new Covid-19 safety measures in all stations
What’s in a name?
What’s in a name? Well, a lot, if we’re talking about wayfinding strategy.
Fortune: ‘Dutch Design Firm Mijksenaar’s Influence on Transit Signage Around the World’
When rushing to a gate, a stressed-out passenger’s field of vision becomes narrower. But relaxed museumgoers tend to take in their surroundings more than the average pedestrian. And the most common question asked at any type of venue around the world is “Where is the restroom?”
ING’s new global HQ has opened
ING Cedar, the new global HQ in Cumulus Park, Amsterdam opened on Tuesday.
Groninger Forum: start here go anywhere
‘Start here go anywhere’ is the message on a bank of screens that visitors of Groninger Forum are welcomed with. A week after the opening, Mijksenaar spoke with Pernille Claessen on location.