Designer: Okto Leitsystem

Symbols are the instance when an image assumes an idea or identity. An icon is similar to a symbol in making an idea visual, but many agree to the same definition.


Graphic designer Viktor Hertz simplifies popular songs into clever minimalist pictogram posters. Full collection at Viktor Hertz. Listen to the music.

Animal pictograms

simple and effective animal logos. designed by Guillermo González Ruiz as signage for cities in Argentina.

Harpa. Fire Safety Pictograms personalised for Harpa by Vinnustofa Atla Hilmarssonar.

Fire Extinguisher Environmental Signage at Harpa Concert Hall & Conference Centre, Reykjavik, Iceland