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Bewegwijzering. De weg kunnen vinden op een onbekende locatie. Op grote terreinen of in complexe gebouwen zoals universiteiten, hogescholen en ziekenhuizen.
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St.-Lucas Ziekenhuis Gent, Signage & Wayfinding by Rik Staesens on Creative Network

St.-Lucas Ziekenhuis Gent, Signage & Wayfinding by Rik Staesens on Creative Network | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
A portfolio and networking website for European creatives, creative freelancers, agencies and studios.
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Lady Cilento Children's Hospital, 2014 - Dot Dash

We are dotdash, an interdisciplinary design practice focused on wayfinding strategy. We help millions of people find their way around our complex urban environments.
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You Are Here Maps – Problems and Considerations

You Are Here Maps – Problems and Considerations | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
When you are lost and desperately need  to get some sense of your bearings as a pedestrian, in order to re-focus and re-plan your route, there can be nothing better than the sight of a 'You are
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Walk This Way

Walk This Way | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
As humans have developed cities and built environments, we have also needed to develop ways to find our way through them. Signage goes back at least as far as the Roman Empire where they constructe...
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Why the Same Three Typefaces Are Used In Almost Every Airport

Why the Same Three Typefaces Are Used In Almost Every Airport | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
Wayfinding signage is an invisible network draped upon our public places. And that network has to work especially hard in airports when we're lost, hungry, and exhausted. Especially when helping us navigate in jetlagged states using strange languages, good wayfinding means sticking to clear, legible typefaces. So how do designers choose?
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The Patient Experience: Are Words Getting In The Way?

The Patient Experience: Are Words Getting In The Way? | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
Healthcare Design Magazine: Architecture and Interior Design Trends for Healthcare Facilities,Healthcare facility and hospital design news and information for architects, designers and administrators. Learn about designing, engineering and renovating health care centers, clinics and hospitals with evidence-based designs. Construction articles on sustainable architecture, emerging technologies and evidence based research in health care environment planning. Free Webinars, continuing education credits - CE - and conferences.
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"85 percent of those surveyed said they look for room numbers or a unit letter rather than a unit name"

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Keep to the Right (Works That Work magazine)

Keep to the Right (Works That Work magazine) | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
Intuitive instructions to keep escalator traffic moving smoothly.
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Hospital Wayfinding And The Anxiety Factor

Hospital Wayfinding And The Anxiety Factor | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
Healthcare Design Magazine: Architecture and Interior Design Trends for Healthcare Facilities,Healthcare facility and hospital design news and information for architects, designers and administrators.
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Rotterdam Kunsthal reopens with new interiors and signage | News | Design Week

Rotterdam Kunsthal reopens with new interiors and signage | News | Design Week | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
Rotterdam’s Kunsthal in The Netherlands has reopened, following an interior redesign by architect OMA, and new signage and graphics by consultancy Tel Design.
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SIS realized "HEALTHPOINT" Wayfinding Project in Abu Dhabi - www.s-i-s.de

Our vast experience in developing wayfinding systems and orientation signage in hospitals and a recommendation from Asklepios Management in Hamburg led sis t...
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The anatomy of type and choosing the 'right' typeface when placemaking

The anatomy of type and choosing the 'right' typeface when placemaking | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
Understanding which typeface, with a knowledge of letter forms, helps in making an informed choice when placemaking and wayfinding to create legible spaces
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'Handicapped' Symbol Gets Facelift - Disability Scoop

'Handicapped' Symbol Gets Facelift - Disability Scoop | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
An effort to revamp the icon that's long symbolized accessibility on everything from parking lot signs to bathrooms is gaining traction with New York City agreeing to adopt a new look.
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Museum and gallery wayfinding: tips for signage, maps and apps

Museum and gallery wayfinding: tips for signage, maps and apps | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
How can cultural attractions create more engaging orientation systems? Inspiration and case studies this way
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The SEGD/Hablamos Juntos Healthcare Symbols - Will They Work? | SEGD

The SEGD/Hablamos Juntos Healthcare Symbols - Will They Work? | SEGD | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
In October 2010, SEGD proudly introduced a universal set of healthcare symbols, developed in collaboration with Hablamos Juntos (Spanish for “let’s talk together”). It is obvious that it was an enormously complex project and quite an achievement, for which we want to compliment all the many people involved. Also, it is obviously too late for us to “talk together,” about it, so let's review the results.
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Here's How Your Brain Gets You Around Town

Here's How Your Brain Gets You Around Town | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
A mix of imagination and memories of the physical shape of your surroundings helps orient you when you're lost.
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Wayfinding in a Hospital: Electronic Kiosks Point the Way - User Experience Magazine

Wayfinding in a Hospital: Electronic Kiosks Point the Way - User Experience Magazine | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
User Experience Magazine - The Magazine of the User Experience Professionals Association (RT @UXPA_Int: One of the scariest parts of a hospital visit tames with better wayfinding signs & kiosks.
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Finding your way: when all apps fail, signs are as important as ever | Output

Finding your way: when all apps fail, signs are as important as ever | Output | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
We live in an age where we are dominated by our mobile phones. Where does that leave wayfinding, asks Will Thompson.
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How graphic design helps us navigate our buildings

How graphic design helps us navigate our buildings | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
If it weren't for graphic design, you'd have a lot more trouble finding the restroom.
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Wayfinding Signs : Bespoke Signs: going the extra mile for your brand identity

Whether your project requires interior wayfinding signs or dramatic monolith signs to increase footfall... | http://t.co/4D2Ik0UMlv
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12 Tips to Improve Wayfinding Signage at Your Healthcare Facility

12 Tips to Improve Wayfinding Signage at Your Healthcare Facility | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
It's pretty simple to improve wayfinding signage at your healthcare facility by following these 12 simple, common sense tips.
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Hospitals adopt strategies from airports and malls to keep patients from getting lost.

Hospitals adopt strategies from airports and malls to keep patients from getting lost. | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
It's a problem when patients and visitors continually struggle to navigate the maze of the modern medical complex. Hospitals are trying to solve it by borrowing strategies from airports and shopping malls.
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Way-finding and Optimization - Design For Prosperity

Way-finding and Optimization - Design For Prosperity | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it
Finding Our Way To find our way it helps to have both a destination and a path.  It is possible , however, to have just a path or just a destination or to not have either.
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Successful Wayfinding Systems | Sign & Digital Graphics

Successful Wayfinding Systems | Sign & Digital Graphics | bewegwijzering & wayfinding | Scoop.it

Getting from point A to point B—without somehow first hitting point Z, J or Q—sounds like it should be easy enough, but it doesn’t always end up that way. Sometimes, wayfinding signage systems are inaccurate, confusing and downright ineffective, leaving visitors feeling lost and frustrated. But with careful planning, the right look and timely maintenance, any wayfinding signage system can increase its effectiveness.

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