Layout design for Volume 1, The Plans, and contributions to layout, strategy, copy, and infographics for the four-volume, 1,500-page set of books describing Sidewalk Labs’ proposal for the development of Quayside and Port Lands in Toronto, focusing on transportation, public realm, housing, and building design for sustainability, accessibility, and inclusivity.
The books were commissioned by Sidewalk Labs, the Alphabet company focused on urban innovation, and developed under the direction of Eddie Opara at Pentagram. Covers by Xinle Huang and Jack Collins with art by Hedof.
Creative direction: Eddie Opara. Design: Jack Collins, Brankica Harvey, Xinle Huang, Chantal Jahchan, Chase Booker, Yo-E Ryou, Ryan Hewlett. Project management for Pentagram: Dana Reginiano
Sidewalk Labs: Laura Fox, Megan Wald, Andrew Winters (project management & leadership), Eric Jaffe (head writer), Laura Capucilli, Nerissa Moray (plan development), Sophia Hollander, Philip Preville, Vanessa Quirk (writers), Sam Aitkenhead, Shaun Harris (design direction), Leigh Whiting (asset coordination, development), Anna Zappia (fact checking)
Collaborators: Beyer Blinder Belle (master plan drawings), Heatherwick Studio (renderings & technical drawings), Hedof (cover art & illustration), Emily Taylor (spot illustration), Ben Oldenburg (mapping), Rich Gilligan, Mary Pratt (photography). Printer: Allied Printing
Special thanks to: Zainab Lari, Tim Kau