October, 2011


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Oct 11

Raumzeichen/Mental Mapping

This presentation wants to introduce the concept of ‹environmental image› as outlined by Kevin Lynch in his study ‹The image of the city› in 1960 and how it is relevant to designing for wayfinding. It concludes with a couple of suggestions and examples for positioning information in the architectural space.

 

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21
Oct 11

Introduction to typography in orientation

 


18
Oct 11

Introduction / Interactive / Week II

 

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12
Oct 11

Introduction / Interactive / Week I

 

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10
Oct 11

Introduction to Pictograms

The concept of visualising data in an iconic way, as developed by Otto Neurath, is introduced. There is a semiotic view onto pictograms suggested as well as some standardized systems outlined.

 

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