Playful Pictograms

The international symbol for man and woman is both well-known and controversial — why is the woman wearing a dress. Design a set of symbols about a topic that when combined with these infamous international symbols will result in a thought-provoking sets of new symbols.

Design principles

  • Visual Systems
  • Variations on a Theme
  • Series Design
  • Symbols & Instances
  • Information Graphics
  • Visual Language

Ideation processes

  • Mind Mapping
  • Sketching
  • Information Architecture
  • Forced Connection
  • Qualitative analysis

Production technologies

  • Illustrator