Guidance systems – A handbook
There are many factors which influence the conception and implementation of a guidance system. The fascinating fact on orientation design is the work in three-dimensional space. It´s a working field which contains aspects from architecture, design and psychology of perception. The designer needs skills and knowlegde from all of these categories for a good concept. For every project the designer is confronted with new technical, logistic and creative challenges, which want to solved. The complexity in working on guidance systems arises in the high number of protagonists who have a voice in decisions, like the architect or the owner. This handbook should be seen as help for designer, which just started to work on signage systems and need a survey on the most important topics in the process of conception and implementation.