TTC pop culture

TTC pop culture project reimagines subway platforms

While the TTC has escaped corporate rebranding efforts on station platforms, a Toronto designer has dreamed up a way to inject a bit of pop culture into our daily commute. Put together by Trevor Twells, the TTC pop culture project is a fantasy exercise that uses station names as a spring board to bring characters like Frank Castle and George Costanza onto the platform.

Even for those who think we're already saturated with pop culture iconography, it's a fun little project that serves as a reminder that some TTC stations could really use a splash of creative design to spruce things up. And while these would be a way-finding nightmare, I have to say that the Drake entry in the series is just great. Here's a few more examples from the project.

TTC pop culture projectTTC pop culture projectTTC pop culture project

View the whole set on Twells e-Folio page.


Latest Videos



Join the conversation Load comments

Latest in City

Toronto divided on what street separates the east and west side of the city

There's a massive freedom rally and protest against Iran near Toronto this weekend

People in Toronto are worried about their commute as crowding returns to the TTC

Ontario wants to delay shut down of nuclear power plant in Pickering

Protest in Oakville over teacher with prosthetic breasts had school worried about safety

The Toronto sign just got a major facelift

What you need to know about the next Toronto municipal election 2022

There's a major problem with the Toronto municipal election