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Check out the 2018 SEGD Global Design Awards winners gallery! The 2019 Awards are open for entry Dec 1.

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Big Type & Crystal Goblets
Big Type & Crystal Goblets

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Beatrice Warde, in her famous 1932 essay “The Crystal Goblet (or Printing Should Be Invisible),” contends that the ideal vessel for wine is one that shows the liquid’s virtues. According to Warde, the best typography should likewise be invisible—the unseen carrier of information.

By Allan Haley, author, lecturer and expert on all things typographic


Dimensional Innovations Build-in Interaction at Vikings Museum
Dimensional Innovations Build in Interaction at Vikings Museum

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After accumulating a vast collection of historical memorabilia, Minnesota Vikings (Minneapolis) leadership engaged the Dimensional Innovations (Overland Park, Kan.) team to design intergenerationally appealing and interactive exhibitions at the new Vikings Museum.

Submit your 2018 SEGD Global Design Awards entries by 01/31!
Understanding the SEGD Global Design Awards Jury Methodology

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Ever wonder what happens to your entries after you've hit submit? Here's the skinny on the SEGD Global Design Awards Jury process!

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A Case for How Design Awards Can Matter to You

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The SEGD Global Design Awards amplifies recognition on a global scale while also celebrating firms who strive to think outside of the box, but did you know that by entering your project in the SEGD Global Design Awards, there is more opportunity for exposure with a one in four chance of being published?

Students—Why You Should Have a LinkedIn Account
Students—Why You Should Have a LinkedIn Account

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As any sort of designer, you have a main set of promotional materials: your logo, business cards, printed portfolio and in most cases, a website. That’s all you expect to need to be successful coming out of school—but what about searching for jobs, or building your professional network? Where does one even start?

Wayne Hunt's "Waynefinding"
Good-looking Bad Maps

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December 2018 "Why do a lot of otherwise really good graphic designers design ineffective maps?"

Bryan Meszaros 2018 SEGD President end of year update
The SEGD Family Grows Bigger

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It’s currently 35 degrees out in New Jersey and my usual pumpkin beer has now become a winter lager. That can only mean one thing… The holidays are upon us and it’s time to reflect and plan ahead.

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Ware Malcomb Announces Construction Complete on CBRE
Ware Malcomb Announces Construction Complete on CBRE

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Ware Malcomb, an award-winning international design firm, recently announced construction is complete on the new offices of the property management division of CBRE located at 150 California Street, 4th Floor in San Francisco. Ware Malcomb provided interior architecture and design and branding services for the project.

Justin Molloy, Director of Education, SEGD
Justin Molloy

After six and a half years SEGD's Director of Education, Justin Molloy, has decided to leave SEGD to join CityID. Justin has done a fantastic job helping to elevate SEGD's website, events and the activities of the Academic Task Force, which include the Academic Summit and peer reviewed academic papers and the Academic Journal - Communication+Place.

We will miss Justin and hope you will join us in wishing him well in his new position.

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EXPLORE: The World of Charles and Ray Eames
Fri, 01/25/2019 - 18:00
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Thu, 01/17/2019 - 18:00
Muhlhausen Retrospective
Tue, 10/22/2013 - 18:00
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This 30-minute webinar will discuss how technology is now being used on hotel and resort properties to better serve and enhance the guest experience, what emerging technologies are currently being assessed and have shown initial promise, and how hoteliers would like to see these technologies evolve to create efficiencies and serve guest needs.

We talk to long list of designers who work at the intersection of sound and design about how and why the two worlds so often meet.

For Lyft's VP of Design Katie Dill, building a team is like mixing a great cocktail – it’s about finding the right balance of ingredients. Here’s a peek into her approach.

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