Anatomy of Information Design

The anatomy of Information Design is comprised of two integral parts with sub-elements as shown below:

Components:

  • Dot
  • Line/Rule
  • Shape
  • Texture/Tone/Value
  • Spatial organization structure/grid
  • Typography
  • Color
  • Imagery
  • Sound
  • Motion

Categories:

  • Alphanumeric
  • Pictogrammatic
  • Product Interface
  • Diagrammatic
  • Spatial/Cartographic
  • Hybrids¬†
  • Informative¬†
  • Explanatory¬†
  • Instructive