Posts tagged design
Creativity and a strong desire to do good can formulate some amazing things. Take Designer Massoud Hassani’s project to help destroy landmines in his hometown of Kabul.
As a child, Massoud’s favourite hobby was building small wind-powered
[This video is also a part of the FOCUS FORWARD filmmaker competition, and it is in the running to become the $100,000 grand prize winner. If you think Massoud and his project is awesome, please vote for it.]
“Every city looks and feels unique. Regional culture, typography, dialect, local customs and many more factors play a part in defining a city’s differences.
Those differences determine how that city sees its citizens and how it wants to represent itself to others.
For each city with one, the metro plays a part in defining those differences. The metro maps in this post show the skeletons of these cities. Each map explores the paths taken by the residents of that city. The design and style of the maps appears reflective of the particular place. They may be seen as not only maps, but individual expressions of a local identity.
Here’s a great compilation of metro maps from around the world.”