What role does light play in navigation and wayfinding? In his July 2021 Universal Light article, “Lighting and the Multi-Sensory Experience of Wayfinding”, Entro's Udo Schliemann discussed the answer to this question by analyzing Entro’s past projects, including Planned Parenthood, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Casey House and OC Transpo.
"As experiential designers, Entro’s approach for wayfinding and placemaking embraces a universal design perspective. We mean this not only in terms of accessibility in the traditional sense but also in creating a more human-centred experience that considers how people think, feel, and behave in a space. Ideally, we want to create a multi-sensory experience that encourages people to engage with the environment – through tactile experiences, sound, smell, temperature, opportunities for interactive play, and more emotive visual cues. Naturally, light plays a vital role in this spectrum of experience."
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