Wayfinding can be defined as spatial problem solving. It is knowing where you are in a building or an environment, knowing where your desired location is, and knowing how to get there from your present location.
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Many of us remember the days when we’d study our printed MapQuest directions in advance of our Clark Griswold-esque family road trip. Learning how to read a map was a rite of passage, much like learning to drive a stick or change your own flat tire.
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Designing Down Under
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In the Sydney metropolitan area and across the Australian state of New South Wales, BrandCulture has implemented new wayfinding strategies for the region’s rail systems. In the Sydney suburb of Randwick, BrandCulture developed wayfinding and interpretive signage for Newmarket, a new mixed-used commercial and residential development.
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SEGD Wayfinding Podcasts
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ArtHouse Design created a name, brand, and wayfinding package for the upscale Chroma Apartments by Shea Properties. Taking inspiration from the project’s colorful name, ArtHouse designed a one-of-a-kind monument sign that glows internally, as well as a full suite of supporting wayfinding and theming elements.
Each placemaking element was designed with the details in mind. The gravity-defying scale of the "Welcome Home" letters and the luminescent monument signs make an impact as you venture through the property.
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