Dom zu Aachen – a visual appearance for a cathedral

Dom zu Aachen, Dom van Aken, Cathédrale d‘Aix la Chapelle, Aachen Cathedral

A corporate design for the cathedral of Aachen. The goal was to not simply brand the cathedral but provide a visual appearance that underline the relevance and standing of this building through out history. The design principle based on word, portrayal and originator. Besides the visual appearance a guidance system for the new “Dominformation” was created


Research project
Aachen Cathedral
Prof. Ilka Helmig, Aachen


Ole Gehling, Markus Lingemann