In Janja Maidl’s eyes, color is an essential part of comfort and well-being. That’s why she likes to work in color, enjoys providing a rich color palette and loves to show what’s possible with color.

When you spot a bird, you have seen all of Janja Maidl’s color references.

More color can be seen on Instagram.

Sage blossom
1” x 1” rgb light on screen.

Sun Reflections
Spectacular light on dark green wall paint

Color Capture
Blending of 172 colors for the Daylight Colour Wheel commissioned by Hella Jongerius for creating the Vitra Colour & Material Library.

Emerald green
1” x 1” rgb light on screen.
Advised Studio 7.5 on color palette development and decision making for Herman Miller Inc.’s COSM office chair.

Texture & color development

Elevating a plastic material previously used for bumpers and shipping boxes to ennoble it for the office furniture world.

Building block for the workplace
Metaform Portfolio Modules from Herman Miller Inc. are made of a lightweight, soft material, similar to cork, and have a robust texture and color.
Streak light on lime yellow plaster

Introducing much more color

Building a brand, product offering, production environment and web store for 3d printed colorful workplace accessories.

Intuition, collages
Iridescent car paint in sunlight

Augmented reality scene with color and light reflection experiments on a golden cube.

Color transition

between rose pink and turmeric gold

Color transition

between ocean blue and apricot orange

Leaf brown, leaf yellow and leaf red tones.