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The aim of the project was to re-design the existing Tramway Map of Silesia. The initial project was illegible due to ill-considered use of color… Read More
The aim of the project was to re-design the existing Tramway Map of Silesia. The initial project was illegible due to ill-considered use of colors and information hierarchy. The complexity of the tramway track system and its range, demanded a re-design focused on simplifying the diagram itself but also on layering the information in such a fashion that would facilitate navigating it by the users. The main transfer stations were highlighted to catch the viewers attention, city borders were added, color-coding was limited to 8 colors and the district names that were originally included in the station name tags were pulled out and presented an grey bars next to the tram lines. Read Less
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Silesia Tramway Map
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The aim of the project was to re-design the existing Tramway Map of Silesia. The initial project was illegible due to ill-considered use of colors and information hierarchy. The complexity of the tramway track system and its range, demanded a re-design focused on simplifying the diagram itself but also on layering the information in such a fashion that would facilitate navigating it by the users.

The main transfer stations were highlighted to catch the viewers attention, city borders were added, color-coding was limited to 8 colors and the district names that were originally included in the station name tags were pulled out and presented an grey bars next to the tram lines.