We worked alongside illustrator Welmoet de Graaf to bring the digital experience to life. Each page features beautifully detailed imagery which tells the story of that episode or section.
The illustrative style is colorful and simplistic which translates well throughout the rest of the website through bold use of block colors. The illustrations draw you to key pages and information about each of the episodes.
An illustrative iconographic language to support the episodes and research.
The entire website is built with a component system, that is organized by color and structure. The episodes each have an individual combination of colors that set them apart. The thumbnail cards make for easy navigation and are built with user interface components which are customizable to fit any of the episode's colors.
Each episode has an in-depth detail page summarizing its content. Additionally, it provides users with links to other related articles for further reading.
The illustrations effectively visualize the themes of the six different episodes in a unique and friendly way. The fresh colors were used throughout the website to hint at certain themes and episodes, creating a visual hierarchy and structure.
Every website we design and develop is responsive. We seamlessly translated Kasboekje's desktop experience to tablet and mobile, improving its usability and search engine optimization.
Articles can be submitted by researchers at the University of Utrecht to give even more background information into the processing of the documents and creation of the TV show. There are also personal accounts from people with their own interesting financial past.