Infographics have become popular as a means of sharing data in an attractive and helpful way. However this article from Co.Design suggests that maybe some Infographics look nice but don’t actually mean anything.
The National Technical Library in Prague is a textbook in concrete. The concept behind the library is that the whole building informs the user and develops their learning of technical ideas.
These pictures above show the height and circumference of the building clearly annotated on the outside of the building. It certainly gives a sense of meaning to abstract measures.