Zaans Medisch Centrum nominated for Sign+ Award

The spatial identity and wayfinding of Zaans Medical Center have been nominated for the Sign + Awards, the most important prize for the Dutch signage and display industry. In addition to the jury prize, there will also be a public choice award.

At Zaans Medical Center, patients and visitors experience a spatial environment that optimally supports their well-being. Silo worked intensively with architecture practice Mecanoo on the development of this ‘healing environment’.

Upon entering the central hall, you will immediately see a hand-drawn representation of the human body, made up of elements from the region’s industrial heritage.

The signage and illustrations on walls, glazed partitions, light boxes and elevators have been realized in collaboration with Vescom and Reklaspits.


Zaans Medisch Centrum

A professional jury determines the winners per category. One of the category winners will also be declared the overall winner of the Sign+ Awards 2018. In addition, the public will be asked to vote for their favorite project.

The Sign+ Awards are organized by Sign+ Magazine, published by Eisma Businessmedia. The award ceremony will take place in Rotterdam on November 9, 2018.


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