Geographic Liberties Were Taken

The icon doesn’t die. Vignelli Transit Maps describes the history of the New York City subway maps and follows this city’s transportation growth from separate, independent lines to one large system. Peter Lloyd and mapmaster Mark Ovenden present a history …

Diagram vs. Map

Last Friday New York’s Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) introduced its new “The Weekender” website, dedicated to helping passengers navigate the byzantine weekend closings and delays on the subway system. And guess what? To aid the user, the famed yet flawed …