Experience platforms for the learning society
NorthernLight, the experience company, is a truly multi-disciplinary creative agency. We specialize in the planning, design and implementation of cultural, science, brand and digital experience platforms. Clients include museums and heritage projects, science centers and schools, companies and brands, property and public space developers.
We develop unique environments for active exploration, learning and enjoyment. We like to think of experiences as exciting, challenging and mentally refreshing perceptions that connect people, touch hearts, change minds and activate hands.
A new study of consumer engagement has found that companies that aren’t making a difference—to the world and to consumers—aren’t going to be around much longer. Instead of just making their product incrementally better than their competitors, companies need to create impact. A brand must change lives. From the moment we wake up, we’re bombarded [...]
Science and shopping is not a logical combination. In Bergen, Norway, however, they have brought these two together in order to attract more local people like families, teenagers and school groups to the main shopping mall, the Sotra Kystby Sartor Senter. This week the newly built science centre VilVite, of which planning, design and development [...]
Eneco Windlab Eneco, the Dutch energy brand, opens its information centre ‘Eneco Windlab’ in A’dam, Ruigoord. School kids, as well as the general public, become active explorers of the potential of wind energy as source for renewable energy in the Netherlands. Wind energy, on land and offshore are key areas of development in the Dutch [...]
The Rijksmuseum app, of which concept, design and content were done by NorthernLight, won the prestigious Heritage in Motion Award 2015 in the category apps for mobile devices. The jury praised the innovativeness, design and execution of the app: “The app uses innovative discovery methods that foster collaboration and intergenerational understanding. It is beautifully executed [...]
As part of the World Expo in Milan 2015, the beautiful Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci will host the Dutch Innovation Zone. NorthernLight developed and designed this innovative exhibition together with Museon, a Dutch museum for science and culture. The exhibition contains beautiful displays and remarkable interactives about The Netherlands [...]
The Heritage in Motion Awards give a stage to the creators of films, games, apps and websites about Europe’s heritage; cultural and natural, tangible and intangible. We are proud that the Rijksmuseum app, of which concept, design and content were done by NorthernLight, was announced finalist last week. The winners will be announced at the [...]
The Guangzhou science museum is one of four cultural projects planned by the government of Guangzhou. It will neighbour the Guangzhou museum, Guangzhou Art gallery, and the cultural center. The science museum will be host to exciting learning experiences that thrill the senses. I’ll be open day and night and attract millions of visitors per [...]