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Posts Tagged ‘Wayfinding’

Corbin Design Directs Glass Pavilion Visitors

Posted in Education, Uncategorized, Wayfinding Concept on January 4th, 2011 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment
Artdaily.org article

Artdaily.org article

This article was recently posted on ArtDaily.org and picked up by a variety of related news sources. It pertains to the value of the wayfinding system we’re developing for the Glass Pavilion at the Toledo Museum of Art. Since we are still in preliminary planning and design stages, we have not posted… More...

Corbin Design team kicks off wayfinding project in Georgetown, SC

Posted in Government, Points of Interest, Where We Work on November 24th, 2010 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment
A typical street scene in this gracious South Carolina town

A typical street scene in this gracious South Carolina town

From November 17-19, our team comprised of Mark VanderKlipp, Heidi Jones and Jeff Frank were invited to do an assessment of wayfinding for Georgetown, South Carolina. This beautiful, historic town has so much to offer both… More...

Clint Douthitt in Nov 2010 College Planning & Management

Posted in Education, Wayfinding Concept on November 24th, 2010 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

The most obvious test of a campus signage system is if it leads you where you need to go. That isn’t as simple as it sounds, however. “A good integrated wayfinding system should almost go unnoticed; when it’s working correctly, you can easily navigate through any environment,” said Clint Douthitt, senior designer at Traverse City, MI-based Corbin Design.

Read the entire article here

Corbin President Presents to the Grand Vision

Posted in Government, Wayfinding Concept, Where We Work on July 30th, 2010 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

Recently Mark VanderKlipp, Corbin Design’s President, developed a presentation for local leaders in the Grand Vision initiative here in Northwest Lower Michigan. Citing wayfinding projects throughout North America as examples, he described how other regions are becoming unified both perceptually and physically.Mark VanderKlipp's Grand Vision Interview

Of course there are many challenges in an effort… More...

Designing a Firm, Designing a Life: SEGD Principals and Partners

Posted in Social Media and Technology, White Paper on July 19th, 2010 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

For many of us, the conversation was as much about designing a life as it was about design firm management. More...

Quad Cities Mayors Speak to the Value of Wayfinding

Posted in Government, Points of Interest, Wayfinding Concept on July 2nd, 2010 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

A blog post on the Quad Cities CVB Web site addresses in detail (much better than we could!) the anticipated benefit to the region once a comprehensive wayfinding signage program was implemented. Joe Taylor, President of the Quad Cities CVB, was a dedicated project champion and truly brought the region together in support of this initiative. More...

Hablamos Juntos In The News

Posted in Behavioral Science, Healthcare, Wayfinding Concept on June 17th, 2010 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

We led the project to develop baseline research around the existing conditions for those with limited English proficiency, whether they speak another language or have physical limitations, then improve the experience using icons in wayfinding signage. More...

You Are Here: Interview with author Colin Ellard (part 1 of 3)

Posted in Behavioral Science, Points of Interest, White Paper on June 8th, 2010 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

We’re poised at the threshold of doing absolutely brilliant things at the interface of design and psychology. More...

Managing Patient Information: Public vs. Private Space

Posted in Healthcare, Wayfinding Concept, White Paper on December 11th, 2009 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

In our healthcare work, we often face the critical question of how to manage competing interests in patient room signage. With so much potential information that could be displayed, what should be? What specific functionality does staff need to effectively do their jobs? How much precautionary information should be shared with visitors? Finally, what about the patient’s privacy concerns?

We’d like to explore the issue a bit further, starting… More...

Ann Arbor Project Launches

Posted in Government on October 7th, 2009 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

“We are all so enormously proud of the way this project turned out…!” More...