openness, modernity [could be retro-modern], human [not rigid], democratic, liberal, confident, legible [not necessarily at first, but once used it becomes really legible], huggable, personality, not generic but not crazy, looks good, lower case 'a' has a hat [not necessary but would like], can use in future design work [if i have...
the space collective is quite large, it is on the level of a space Manhattan/city or a reasonable size that requires a wayfinding system.
physical visual clutter is a problem. for the most part this wayfinding system would not rely on physical signs. instead the system is ephemeral. this can be done in several ways:...
If we would want a space colony of 100 people to represent the world’s population accurately, the demographics would look something like this:
The colony would have 60 Asians, 14 Africans, 12 Europeans, 8 Latin Americans, 5 from the USA and Canada, and 1 from the South Pacific
51 would be male, 49 would be female
82 would be...
LOOK UP_Meggs, Philip, and Rob Carter. Typographic Specimens: The Great Typefaces. Van Nostrand Reinhold: 1993, p. 163. ISBN 0-442-00758-2._wikipedia
Swedish Moose Warning Sign
FRUTIGER 'Ascenders and descenders are very prominent, and apertures are wide to easily distinguish letters from each other.'_wikipedia
glow in dark signage
World's cities step up pace of life in fast lane
A study of cities across the world shows pedestrians are upping their pace at an alarming rate as they scurry from place to place, determined to cram as much as possible into each day.
Scientists say it is symptomatic of a modern life driven by e-mail, text messages and a need to be available 24...
to provide myself with a little food for thought i decided to rig up an air pump (with an intensity dial) inside a tank filled with water and film the creation of bubbles from their birth inside the hose to their disintegration or merging with the air.
static bubbles with strobe: