Renewable Matter # 10 / May-June

Little Men Grow up

Tidyman, a good citizen that contributed to a clean environment, was a very successful graphic invention and a simple symbol recognized by everyone. Today it is landfilled. But many little men have been part of our visual culture for a long time now, like the infographics dotting this magazine: a brief history of pictograms and symbols for educational purposes.

Tidyman, old and new version, ©Keep Britain Tidy


Tidyman was born in the 50s...

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