Cincinnati Chapter

Chapter Chairs

Blake Kishler is a Branded Environments Designer at Kolar Design in Cincinnati
Blake Kishler
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Lisa Bambach
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SEGD Award Winning Projects

Duke Energy Center, City of Cincinnati Department of Transportation and Engineering, Sussman/Prejza & Company, LMN Architects
Duke Energy Center
Scrabble on the Cincinnati Skyline, Mike Ruehlman, University of Cincinnati College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning
Scrabble on the Cincinnati Skyline
Ohio & Erie National Heritage Canalway Communications, Cloud Gehshan Associates
Ohio & Erie Canalway
Brewing Heritage Trail, Cincinnati
Brewing Heritage Trail, Cincinnati
Formica Corporation, Kuhlmann Leavitt
Formica Corporation

Cincinnati, OH Blog

Technology + the Contactless Future

Join this FREE webinar where a panel of experts, including Edson Cabalfin, SEGD Fellow Ed Schlossberg, and Serge Bruylants, will be answering questions regarding digital transformation and how technology is going to change the future. During this Q&A format webinar, the panel will answer questions about how the future of the workplace needs to be reimagined, taking into account remote, hybrid, and the new immersive experiences in the digital and physical world. They'll focus on the impact and use of cutting-edge technology, digital media, art, VR/AR, and physical design to inspire audiences to meet, network, learn, collaborate, and be entertained with delight and how all of this is possible because of technology. All attendees will be able to send in and ask the panelists the questions they have about the Future of Design. Hosted by the Kolar Experience Institute. Register now!

Thursday, February 25th at 11am EST

Zoom - Register Here

SEGD CVG Chapter Portfolio Reviews October 13

Design students! Want some low pressure, constructive dialogue with practicing designers and design educators? The Society for Experiential Graphic Design (SEGD) Cincinnati Chapter is hosting virtual Zoom chats on Tuesday, October 13th. Students across disciplines with an interest in graphic design, EGD, exhibit design, wayfinding, and other related fields are encouraged to attend – bring a link or share-screen of your portfolio (in-progress or project excerpts are fine!), and any questions you may have about working in a design career. Reserve your free ticket today by signing up for a session time below. You will receive an email with a private link to log in.

 Tuesday, October 13th 6:00-8:00 PM
Zoom – Sign Up for a Time Here



Insights on employee perceptions regarding well-being, safety and returning to the workplace

Join us for a webinar presented by Mary Dietrich, EDAC, Managing Director at Kolar Design. The big question on employers’ and employees’ minds as businesses begin to re-open is: what is it going to look like and be like as work resumes? Mary will share the results of a survey conducted over the past two weeks that evaluates employees’ perceptions and expectations of safe workplaces, providing insight into our collective concerns and hopes are for the future.

This is a Zoom event and pre-registration is required:

And you can take the survey here:

A few photos from our 2020 kickoff social at Market Wines! Thank you to everyone who ventured out on a chilly Monday night to the warm & wonderful Market Wines, and to Kelly Boeder and Nova Polymers for sponsoring our food & drinks. Congratulations to those who went home with new design books from our raffle: Keegan Riley (Paula Scher's Maps), Carlie Simoncelli (Pantone Colors), and Lauren Moeller (Michael Bierut's Now You See It and Other Essays on Design).










We're kicking off 2020 with a Chapter Social sponsored by our friends at Nova Polymers! Join us at Market Wines (at the west end of Findlay Market) on Monday, Feb. 10th. All attendees will be entered to win some great design giveaways! No charge for admission, but please RSVP via Eventbrite to let us know we'll be seeing your shining face.


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