Wayfinding

Efficient Passenger Project

How to Make Enemies: Unmask New York's Biggest Commuting Secrets

By posting signs about where to board for the easiest transfers, EPP hopes to make riding a little easier. But the MTA is not amused.

Anny Osabutey

A City Where the Streets Now Have Names

Ghana is on a national quest to name its city streets, a move that will improve way-finding and generate tax revenue.

Breakfast NY

A Signpost for the Digital Age

One design firm's remedy for the ubiquitous touch screen.

Is Google Maps Changing Our Behavior?

For better or worse, people sacrifice spatial orientation for convenience.

Pentagram

Anatomy of a Parking Sign That Actually Makes Sense

Why you don't use Helvetica to tell people where they cannot park.

Pontevedra.eu

A Subway Map for Pedestrians

Courtesy of the Spanish city of Pontevedra.

Matt Tomasulo

Raleigh's Guerrilla Wayfinding Signs Deemed Illegal

With his signs removed by the city, we checked in with the project's founder on his next move.

Walk Raleigh

Guerrilla Wayfinding in Raleigh

Plus a look back at some of our favorite recent tactical urbanism installations.

Studio L’Image

The Surprisingly Complex Art of Urban Wayfinding

Why some signs help you get where you're going while others get you lost.