Saturday, 24 December 2011

Thank you for using the Homeless City Guide

This project uses photographs of rough sleeper places in central London. It combines these with the icons from the Homeless City Guide. This is a language invented for homeless people. The idea being that they use it to communicate with one another. The icons appear as a regular feature of the magazine The Pavement.

The icons were designed by Emily Read and Chen Hsu in 2007. Their work is described as follows:

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