Posts Tagged: Wayfinding

Similar systems, different info design decisions 

Last month, I went to check out the Changing Signs, Changing Times: A History Of Wayfinding In Transit exhibit at Grand Central Station in New York City. Although, the exhibit was tiny, it was both visually and informationally rich. Overall,

Similar systems, different info design decisions 

Last month, I went to check out the Changing Signs, Changing Times: A History Of Wayfinding In Transit exhibit at Grand Central Station in New York City. Although, the exhibit was tiny, it was both visually and informationally rich. Overall,

Urban Visual Inconsistencies

Earlier today I was walking around the old town in Valencia, where I’m teaching a course, and found a very interesting situation captured in the above photo. I walked out from the train station and something caught my attention, something

Urban Visual Inconsistencies

Earlier today I was walking around the old town in Valencia, where I’m teaching a course, and found a very interesting situation captured in the above photo. I walked out from the train station and something caught my attention, something

Applied information design: Royal Observatory

This summer, for the first time I went to visit the Royal Observatory in Greenwich. One of the main attractions there is the Meridian Line, which divides the world into two imaginary halves: East and West. I found the whole

Applied information design: Royal Observatory

This summer, for the first time I went to visit the Royal Observatory in Greenwich. One of the main attractions there is the Meridian Line, which divides the world into two imaginary halves: East and West. I found the whole

Applied information design: Wimbledon

This year I finally decided to go and visit the Wimbledon tournament. Overall, I left that day having the feeling that every single detail has been planned ahead, including the wayfinding system. For those who are not that familiar with

Applied information design: Wimbledon

This year I finally decided to go and visit the Wimbledon tournament. Overall, I left that day having the feeling that every single detail has been planned ahead, including the wayfinding system. For those who are not that familiar with

Think First, Design Later

(From Malofiej20 Blog) Germany has a long design tradition. Just having a quick look into the history of design, both the Bauhaus and the ULM Schools are still the most influential schools of design. In addition, German designers, such as

Think First, Design Later

(From Malofiej20 Blog) Germany has a long design tradition. Just having a quick look into the history of design, both the Bauhaus and the ULM Schools are still the most influential schools of design. In addition, German designers, such as

Applied information design: Foreign languages

This summer I have been around the UK and Europe. One of my destinations was Helsinki, first time in Finland. Immediately I noticed the language. I do have a notion of Swedish (I know basic words such as ‘street’, ‘hello’,

Applied information design: Foreign languages

This summer I have been around the UK and Europe. One of my destinations was Helsinki, first time in Finland. Immediately I noticed the language. I do have a notion of Swedish (I know basic words such as ‘street’, ‘hello’,

Applied information design: Here and there

Long time ago, when I was studying at University, one of my mentors told me never to leave home without a notebook + pencil in my bag. Since the digital cameras have become affordable and portable, I have added mine

Applied information design: Here and there

Long time ago, when I was studying at University, one of my mentors told me never to leave home without a notebook + pencil in my bag. Since the digital cameras have become affordable and portable, I have added mine