Category Archives: Olympics

Sign Spotting 003

Olympic Fever On a recent walk from Clerkenwell to Kings Cross I came across a number of Olympic themed graphics ranging from banners to floor graphics. They seem to be everywhere I look at the moment. If anyone has pictures … Continue reading

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Pictograms, International Communication and Cultural Diversity (Lance Wyman Case Study – continued)

Case Study – The Work of Lance Wyman continued… The 1970 World Cup was also held in Mexico. Design principles that were adopted for the 68 Olympics were applied to the World Cup. Not only was the same typography used, … Continue reading

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Pictograms, International Communication and Cultural Diversity (Lance Wyman Case Study – Mexico 68)

Case Study – The Work of Lance Wyman It is arguable that the set of Mexico 68 Olympic pictograms are one of the best there has ever been. Created by Lance Wyman along with Manuel Villazón and Matthias Goeritz, these … Continue reading

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