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NeoCon Review

That's a wrap: NeoCon 2019 With all the excitement and effort comfortably behind us, we want to look back and share a few NeoCon highlights as well as our appreciation for everyone that made our showroom's debut all it was designed to be. Watch more Takeform videos #TakeformOn10 Creative energy, good…  read more

Posted in: Takeform News  |  Tagged: Environmental Graphics, Experiential Graphics, Graphics, Sign design, Signage, Tradeshows, Wayfinding

Buffalo General Medical Center | Main Entrance

Buffalo General Medical Center Main Entrance Takeform is collaborating with Kaleida Health to improve patient and visitor experience across their system through improved wayfinding and experiential graphics. Inside and out, we're helping them convey an image equal to the innovative, world-renowned care…  read more

Posted in: Highlight, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: 3 Dimensional, Ethos, Facility, Healthcare, Logos, Wayfinding

Project Profile: Kronos Global Headquarters

Getting experiential at the eleventh hour.Project Profile: Kronos Global Headquarters With the construction of its new 435,000 square foot Global headquarters nearing completion in Lowell, Massachusetts, Kronos, the workforce management and time-tracking company, approached us, with an ironically time-based…  read more

Posted in: ADA, Project Management, Project Profiles, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: Brand, Environmental Graphics, Experiential Graphics, Signage, Vivid, Wayfinding

Project Profile: Monroe Community College

The inspired urban campus. Project Profile: Monroe Community College After nearly a century of service, the early modernist edifice that was Eastman Kodak's “Factory Number 9 Building" would find new life as a vibrant college campus. Seven floors of twentieth-century business history would undergo…  read more

Posted in: Interior Signage, Project Profiles, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: 3 Dimensional, ADA Compliance, Brand, College, Directional Signage, Environmental Graphics, Ethos, Experiential Graphics, Facility, Graphics, Higher Education, Icons, Sign design, Signage, Wayfinding

Project Profile: Keuka College

Are we there yet? Wayfinding and a sense of arrival. Project Profile: Keuka College PROFILE DETAILS CLIENT: Keuka College WHAT: Signify Exterior Signage & Wayfinding Program WHERE: Keuka Park, NY Established in 1890, in an idyllic lakeside community, Keuka College is a haven of higher education…  read more

Posted in: Branding, Exterior Signage, Project Profiles, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: Brand, Directional Signage, Environmental Graphics, Facility, maps, Sign design, Signage, Wayfinding

Project Profile: American Greetings

American Greetings: a vibrant collaboration PROJECT PROFILE CLIENT: American Greetings Creative Studios | World Headquarters WHAT: Wayfinding Interior Signage WHERE: Cleveland, OH ARCHITECT/ INTERIORS: CallisonRTKL PHOTOGRAPHY COURTESY OF: American Greetings Creative Studios 650,000 square feet. Five…  read more

Posted in: ADA, Branding, Interior Signage, Project Management, Project Profiles, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: ADA Compliance, Brand, Facility, Icons, Project Management, room id, Signage, Wayfinding

A master plan to get you from here to there.

A masterplan to get you from here to there. One of the most critical (yet overlooked) ways to prepare for a new space. Suppose you have a new structure in the works. Or you're reimagining an existing one. Either way, you have a vision for a space. Fresh. Smart. On brand. But before the blueprints, before…  read more

Posted in: Branding, Project Management, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: Directional Signage, Environmental Graphics, Icons, Interior Design, maps, Project Management, Wayfinding

6 things to consider before you rebrand your healthcare space

6 things to considerbefore you rebrand your healthcare space. These days, hospital systems can be vast and complex organizations with many kinds of facilities. So, when one embarks on a sweeping identity rebrand, well-designed graphic systems unify disparate sites. They create a comforting, familiar…  read more

Posted in: Branding, Interior Signage, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: Brand, Directional Signage, Environmental Graphics, Facility, General Contractor, Graphics, Guarantee, Healthcare, Interior Design, Ownership Services, Sign design, Signage, Wayfinding

Project Profile: Highland Hospital

Highland Hospital: wayfinding to grow with. Throughout its history, Highland Hospital (Highland) has grown to meet its community needs. However, continuous expansion, additions and renovations result in a complex facility that risks being far from patient friendly. Ongoing growth and changes can create…  read more

Posted in: Branding, Exterior Signage, Interior Signage, Project Management, Project Profiles, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: Brand, Directional Signage, Facility, Healthcare, Icons, Illuminated Sign Cabinets, maps, Ownership Services, Project Management, Signage, Signify, Wayfinding