March 2, 2021

Experience Japan Pictograms

Anyone who knows me, knows I love visual systems and typologies (we have a whole ongoing city typology research project). So this Experience Japan Pictogram set just caused me to spend the last half hour looking at all the beauty, and throwing some of my quick favorites into illustrator.

February 12, 2021

Designing for Transit Riders during COVID

We can finally speak about our work with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey! While at IDEO, I led a team of amazing designers and Port Authority experts to Protect People’s Health on Public Transit:

In January 2020, news of COVID-19’s approach was building like a looming storm. That the pandemic was coming seemed clear, but when it would arrive, where it would appear, and how bad it would be, nobody could yet predict. To think back on how we “prepared”—as individuals, organizations, and communities—is a lesson in hindsight. Who could have imagined the new vocabulary, behaviors, and habits we’d all acquire in one short year?

Read more about the PATH Design Case Study, see some of the work we completed, and while you are at it, read more about our public sector work.