ABOUT

Mint Station is a Fresh Design Stop, that offers design services from visual branding to illustration. Mint Station was founded in October 2015 by Finnish Graphic Designer Minna Viitalähde. Minna is an experienced designer with a demonstrated history of helping different industries with their visual needs. Before Mint Station she worked two years as a junior visual designer in the Serious games industry.

Minna is thriven by creative challenges and love for design. Which has helped her to achieve some success with different design competitions during the years. You might also know her self initiated color-rich work as a graphical artist.

Mint Station is based in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. No matter the distance, Mint Station is happy to be at your service.

Would you like to know more? Read Minna’s interview at Ballbit Mag (Published 19.6.2017) here. Or at We Own Rotterdam (Published 27.2.2020) here.

Minna Viitalähde was represented by London based Peppercookies Illustration Agency between 4/2018 – 5/2020. This meant that clients who needed illustration services globally, except in Finland and in the Netherlands, were handled by the Agency. Starting 1.5.2020 you can contact Minna directly, no matter where you are located and what your visual needs might be.


HONORS & AWARDS

“My Finland- Travel poster contest”- One of the 10 finalists, 2018, FINLAND

Honor issuer: Come to Finland Publishing, Visit Rovaniemi, Arktikum, Lapland Hotels, Grafia and the advertising agency SEK

 

“Arina 100 years- visual identity contest”– Honorable mention, 2017, FINLAND

Honor issuer: Osuuskauppa Arina

 

“Määrämpää Satakunta- Destination Satakunta” Travel poster contest winner, 2016, FINLAND

Honor issuer: Svenska Kulturfonden i Björneborg (SKiB), Pori Regional Tourist Agency MAISA and Come to Finland Publishing

 

“Challenge for an Empty paper”– Design competition Finalist, 2013, FINLAND

Honor issuer: Lotus Emilia

 

Makein apuväline ikinä (The best aid ever!)!– winner, 2011, FINLAND

Honor issuer: Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, Kynnys ry

EXHIBITIONS

“The Mesh by the Maas” Group exhibition, 2017

Neck of the Woods, Rotterdam, THE NETHERLANDS

 

“Come to Finland; Paradise Calling” Travel poster exhibition, 2017

The National Museum of Finland, Helsinki, FINLAND

 

“Määrämpää Satakunta- Destination Satakunta” Travel poster exhibition, 2016

Mikaelsgården, Pori, FINLAND


Check out Minna’s previous work on Behance.
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Mint Station – A Fresh Design Stop, registered in the Netherlands with KvK- number: 64314464.