Envelope and tattoo / The darker color remarks the zone with more concentration of attractions.
Manual / The printed manual visually points out the points of references and visually evolves the city map into a city shape.
Manual / The system can be applied to multiple cities.
 
This abstract shape can finally be printed on skin as a temporal tattoo to navigate through the city. 
Process / Defining the city schapes.
Process / Defining the areas of interest.

Reliance on digital navigation tools can make one forget that cities offer its own alternatives

All cities have elements in its geography that define the limits and areas of the city. Mountains, rivers or the sea are natural elements that work as reference points. In combination with other architectural elements, such as ‘train station’, cities provide enough information to locate oneself.

“Understanding the city” is a 5×5 cm tool that contains a printed manual and a tattoo.