Architectural signage requires a disciplined conception to be fully functional. Only a system that is accepted and understood by visitors is fully functional. Each concept must be based upon the individuality of the building, its structure and usage.
The following pages illustrate the possible structure of a conception using an example. The components of the structure are

  1. Structural anaylsis
  2. Principles of the directional system
  3. Content design
  4. Principles of relays
  5. Display methods
  6. Relay layouts
  7. Supplementary displays
  8. Locations
  9. Application