Henry Charles Beck known as Harry Beck, was an English technical
draughtsman best known for creating the present London ...
Mar 29, 2013 ... Meet Harry Beck, the genius behind London's iconic subway map ... Prior to
Beck's design, the Underground map was about as legible as a ...
Jul 20, 2015 ... The fact that there were so many Underground maps before Harry Beck's famous
'diagram' of 1931 – the blueprint of today's maps – was proof ...
Design & Technology at A1/ A2 levels should allow exploration of topics & issues
... greater opposition ~ this certainly proved the case when Harry Beck chose to ...
London-based designer and illustrator Tim Fishlock posterized Harry Beck's
famous alphabet made of sections and lines from the London Underground map.
Aug 19, 2013 ... An history of the London Underground's graphic design including Frank Pick's
design direction, Edward Johnston's typography & Harry Beck's Tube Map. ...
commissioned the famous font and logo for the Underground brand.
The London Underground Map -- Harry Beck's Design Icon ... London
Underground (subway) which led to his famous "schematic" design which used
The tube map almost never made it out of its creator's notebook. The designer
was Harry Beck, a young draughtsman who drew electrical circuits for the ...
Oct 12, 2015 ... Many of the most famous examples of London Transport design were ... In 1931,
in his spare time, Harry Beck (1902-1974) redesigned the ...
Mar 4, 2009 ... Detail from Harry Beck's 1951 Paris Metro map design (which was rejected .... (
note the adoption of the famous London Underground roundel).