Category Archives: Portugal

The Black + White Test | Serrated doppelgängers [1]


Seasoned graphic designers have an effective tool to test logo designs, to avoid any similarities with existing designs – via the Black & White Test. It’s a fast and easy way to see how their logs stack up against whatever’s … Continue reading

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Logo + Corporate Identity | Geometric doppelgängers [8]


Montiterras Civil, Urban and Industrial Construction Co., Lisbon, Portugal; Kajima Corporation, Japan, and their US subsidiary.  To see the related “Geometric exploration doppelgängers [4]”, and “Geometric exploration [7]“, please click here. The art of capturing an entire company’s ideas, ethos, knowledge and the … Continue reading

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Logo + Corporate Identity | Geometric doppelgängers [7]


Ingénieur Manager Program, from  l’École Polytechnique de Montréal (Montreal Polytechnic), Canada; Montiterras Civil, Urban and Industrial Construction Co., Lisbon, Portugal; Kajima Corporation, Japan, and their US subsidiary To see the related “Geometric exploration doppelgängers [5]”, please click here. The art of capturing an entire company’s ideas, … Continue reading

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Logo + Corporate Identity | Red heart doppelgängers


Guimarães 2012, European City of Culture, Guimarães, Portugal; Blood Watch, a public healthcare program from NSW Government, Australia; Logo Design Finalist for UK Customer Experience Awards 2013, UK.  To see the related blog post “Blob and free form doppelgängers” please click here. The … Continue reading

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Logo + Corporate Identity | What language does your circle speak? [3]


Logos and Corporate Identity are all about communicating messages through Signs and Symbols. What message and how it’s communicated has much to do with culture. Take, for example, a simple circle, it may carry different meanings. Universally it may mean … Continue reading

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Logo & Corporate Identity | Flowers galore. Inspired by Nature [3]


   Prima Banka, Private Commercial Bank, Bratislava, Slovakia; Aloha Airlines, a Hawaii, USA-based defunct airline; Citizens Bank & Trust, Chillicothe, MO, USA; QNB Capital, a Qatar National Bank Subsidiary Co., Qatar, UAE; Millward Brown, a global company focused on brands, … Continue reading

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Logo + Corporate Identity | Logo morphing


It’s always a pleasant surprise to find other bloggers who follow logos and corporate identity as incessantly as I am. So just for shits and giggles (to borrow an expression that my teenage sons often use), I’m posting Logo Transformations … Continue reading

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