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Signs and Wayfinding — The Best of BPO

Curated by Richard Baird.

  The Best of BP&O – Signage & Wayfinding

A continually updated collection of signage and way finding designed for museums, galleries, shops and bars,  as part of a new brand identity, and published on BP&O. Between them, these how a mix structure, type and iconography, material choice, surface finishes, colour and contrast can stand out, communicate and direct.

This selection features window decals, illuminated panels, neon tubes, standalone and wall mounted solutions, as well as those that have been handprinted, and includes work by graphic design studios Spy, Bond, Stockholm Design Lab and Maud, amongst many others.

 

East Sydney Early Learning Centre by Toko, Australia

 

Signage and wayfinding designed by graphic design studio Toko for East Sydney Early Learning & Community Centre

 

Culprit by Studio South

 

Branding and sign design by Studio South for Auckland bar and restaurant Culprit

 

Yo! by Paul Belford Ltd.

 

Signage for UK sushi restaurant chain Yo! by London-based design studio Paul Belford Ltd.

 

Here East by dn&co, United Kingdom

 

Wafinding system and signage designed by dn&co. for commercial space and tech hub Here East

 

Gold—Smidt Assembly by Re-Public, Denmark

 

Brand identity, print and signage by Copenhagen design studio Republic for pop-up art gallery Gold—Smidt Assembly

 

The Hyundai Department Store by Studio fnt

 

Sign design and wayfinding for The Hyundai Department Store by Studio fnt, South Korea

 

Sauvage by Triboro

 

Brand identity, wordmark and signage by New York design studio Triboro for Brooklyn cafe and bar Sauvage

 

Faust by Snøhetta

 

Logotype, typography, stationery and interior design by Snøhetta for Oslo-based high-end shoemaker Faust

 

Primary by DIA

 

Brand identity for New York co-working concept Primary designed by DIA

 

Kimski by Franklyn

 

Brand identity, illustration and signage designed by Franklyn for Chicago’s Korean Polish street food restaurant Kimski

 

Learig by The District

 

Branding and wayfinding for commercial and residential property developer Learig designed by The District, United Kingdom

 

Hermoso Cariño by La Tortillería

 

Sign for designer gift shop Hermoso Cariño by La Tortilleria

 

Madrina by Mast

 

Signage for restaurant Madrina by Mast

 

Paul’s at Haymarket by 25AH

 

Neon signage for Stockholm-based restaurant Paul's at Haymarket by 25AH, Sweden

 

The Working Capitol by Foreign Policy

 

Branding and wayfinding for Singapore co-working space The Working Capitol by Graphic Design Studio Foreign Policy

 

The Collection of A. Alfred Taubman by Franklyn

 

Visual identity and signage for The Collection of A. Alfred Taubman by Brooklyn based graphic design studio Franklyn

 

Lune Croissanterie by A Friend Of Mine

 

Branding and cut metal signage for Lune Croissanterie by A Friend Of Mine

 

Hayden & Rollett by Richards Partners

 

Neon signage for New Zealand construction business Haydn & Rollett by Richards Partners

 

Sentralen by Metric Design

 

Brand identity and wayfinding for Oslo-based cultural centre and co-working space Sentralen by Metric Design, Norway

 

Åhléns Hem by Twenty-five Art House

 

Sign design and wayfinding for Ahlens Hem by 25AH

 

Motion Music by Face

 

Logo and neon signage designed by Face for tour management agency Motion Music

 

Theatre Royal Plymouth by Spy

 

Sign design and wayfinding for Theatre Royal Plymouth by British graphic design studio Spy

 

Clay by Designbolaget

 

Locker numbers for museum and gallery Clay by graphic design studio Designbolaget

 

Bord 13 by Snask

 

Logo and neon signage for Malmö restaurant Bord 13 by Swedish graphic design studio Snask.

 

Tidningshuset by Pontus by Bold

 

Signage for Tidningshuset by Pontus by Bold

 

Collective by Graphical House

 

Brand identity and signage for gallery Collective by Graphical House

 

Sifang Art Museum by Foreign Policy

 

Wayfinding for the Sifang Art Museum by Foreign Policy

 

NIDA by Maud

 

Sign design and visual identity for Nida by Maud

 

Designers Anonymous

 

Logo and interior signage created by Designers Anonymous

 

Coffee & Co. by Bond

 

Signage for Coffee & Co. by Bond

 

Bambudda by Post Projects

 

Logotype as an exterior sign designed by Post Projects for Vancover-based Chinese restaurant Bambudda

 

The Factory by Ghost

 

Logotype and signage for fashion store The Factory by graphic design studio Ghost

 

Wine Fandango by Moruba

 

Neon signage and logotype for Spanish wine bar and restaurant Wine Fandango by graphic design studio Moruba

 

The Libertine Liquor Bar by CODA

 

Hand painted signage for Libertine Liquor Bar by CODO

 

Design Museum by Bond

 

Wayfinding and signage by Finnish graphic design studio Bond for Design Museum

 

Podi by Bravo

 

Signage for restaurant Podi designed by Bravo

 

Alphabeta by Village Green

 

Logotype and illuminated signage for London property development Alphabeta by Village Green

 

Bildmuseet by Stockholm Design Lab

 

Signage for Bildmuseet by Scandinavian graphic design studio Stockholm Design Lab

 

Pikseli by Werklig

 

Wayfinding for Pikseli by graphic design studio Werklig

 

Oyya by Skinn

 

Sign design by Oyya by Skinn

 

Bier Bier by Tsto

 

Sign design for beer bar Bier Bier Tsto

 

Milk Lab by Studio fnt

 

Window decals for Milk Lab by Studio fnt

 

Ogeborg by Kurppa Hosk

 

Sign for Ogeborg designed by Kurppa Hosk

 

Sushi & Co. by Bond

 

Signage for restaurant Sushi & Co. by Finnish graphic design studio Bond

 

Fika by Designers Anonymous

 

Signage and visual identity by Designers Anonymous for Fika

 

Stone Way Cafe by Shore

 

Neon signage for Stone Way Cafe by Shore

 

Fosnavåg Konserthus by Heydays

 

Illuminated signage for Fosnavaag Cultural Centre by Heydays

 

Neighbourhood by Ahoy

 

Logo and signage for Manchester restaurant, bar and club Neighbourhood by Ahoy, United Kingdom

 

Seafarers by Inhouse

 

Signage for Seafarers designed by Inhouse

 

Townhouse Tel Aviv by Koniak

 

Interior bronze signage for Tel Aviv hotel Townhouse designed by Koniak

 

Moi Helsinki by Bond

 

Brand identity, lettering and signage for Moi Helsinki by Bond, Finland

 

Candlefish by Fuzzco

 

Signage for Candlefish designed by Fuzzco

 

La Pecora Bianca by Pentagram

 

Signage for La Pecora Bianca by Pentagram

 

Norwegian Academy Of Music by Neue

 

Visual identity and signage for Norwegian Academy Of Music by Neue

 

Newscope by Karoshi

 

Logo design and interior decals by Karoshi for Newscope Films

 

Bronuts by One Plus One Design

 

Logotype and exterior sign design for coffee and donuts caffe Bronuts byOne Plus One

 

D / F Mexico by Buro Creative

 

Sign design for DF Mexico by Buro Creative

 

Jeffrey’s by FÖDA

 

Signage for Austin restaurant Jeffrey's designed by FÖDA

 

Pablo & Rusty’s by Manual

 

Signage for Sydney coffee shop Pablo & Rusty's by graphic design studio Manual

 

The Doctor’s Studio by A Friend Of Mine

 

Wayfinding for The Doctor’s Studio by A Friend Of Mine

 

Mary Wong by Fork

 

Menu and signage for Mary Wong designed by Fork

 

Hay-Market by Foreign Policy

 

Signage and wayfinding for Hay-market designed by Foreign Policy

 

Metronet by Work In Progress

 

Neon signage designed by Work In Progress for Metronet

 

Penson Group by She Was Only

 

Sign for the Penson Group by She Was Only

 

Hotel Cycle by UMA

 

Wayfinding, emergency exit sign for Hotel Cycle by UMA

 

Traveller Espresso Bar by The Company You Keep

 

Sign design for Traveller Espresso Bar by The Company You Keep

 

Storyline Studios by Work In Progress

 

Interior signage for Storyline Studios designed by Work In Progress

 

Bottura by Foreign Policy

 

Signage and wayfinding for Singapore based Italian restaurant Bottura by Foreign Policy

 

The Tokenhouse by Designers Anonymous

 

Logo and pub signage created by Designers Anonymous for The Tokenhouse

 

Filmfaktisk by Heydays

 

Sign design for Filmfaktisk by Scandinavian design studio Heydays

 

Galt Energy by Firmalt

 

Wayfinding for Galt Energy by Firmalt

 

Edvard Munch High School by Snøhetta

 

Signage and wayfinding for Edvard Munch High School by Snøhetta

 

Kontoret by Werklig

 

Neon exterior signage for Kontoret by Scandinavian graphic design studio Werklig

 

Obbio by Mayuscula

 

Signage for supermarket Obbio by Mayuscula

 

OpenView by Pentagram

 

Logo and signage by Pentagram for Boston-based venture capital firm OpenView.

 

Mister by Brief

 

Brand identity and signage by Brief for Vancouver-based all natural, artisanal and seasonal ice cream business Mister

 

Art Museum by Underline Studio

 

Window decal for Toronto's Art Museum by Underline Studio

 

This post was published as a quick way to browse through BP&O’s content and gain access to older but equally interesting projects through different themes, and expands upon previous posts under the category The Best of BP&O. If you liked this, check out The Best of BP&O – BrochuresBusiness Cards & Menus or subscribed to this series here.

 


  • Chloe Chang

    Really great roundup! Good to come back to for inspiration