Andrew Lynch’s Kickstarter project highlights each New York subway line as a minimalist poster design.
For the first time since hearing Mr. Shaw speak early last year and NOT buying the book when I had the chance, I don’t have to kick myself today.
Helvetica and the New York City Subway System, Paul Shaw, 2011
It’s not the Limited, Blue Pencil Edition, but it will do. Get it now. Follow the link on FYHelvetica for a discount price as well.
Exit Strategy NYC is mobile app that allows users to quickly determine the best place to board a subway train in order to exit closest to their destination station’s exit.
I’m torn between thinking this is a cool idea for more efficient commuting, and an uncool idea because as a New Yorker it’s your job to learn these things. Oh, and because it costs $4.99.