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Luca de Sanctis Barton
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    Design Media Arts at UCLA
    In the 1970s space colonies were considered to be a viable alternative to a life restricted to planet Earth. The design of cylindrical space...
    Now playing SpaceCollective
    Where forward thinking terrestrials share ideas and information about the state of the species, their planet and the universe, living the lives of science fiction. Introduction
    Featuring Powers of Ten by Charles and Ray Eames, based on an idea by Kees Boeke.
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    signage/wayfinding system
    Project: Design Media Arts at UCLA
    PRESUPPOSITION
    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.

    PLAN
    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: holograms, lasers, microchip implants in the brain, and most likely others.

    the wayfinding system i am interested in creating will help the person find their destination but also assist them in creating a cognitive map of that particular area in the space collective for future wayfinding on their own.

    also like NY's subway system i hope to somewhat brand the space collective.

    Wed, May 16, 2007  Permanent link

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