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On 25th Nov, NYC Studio Isometric visited Shanghai Chapter and gave a speak on Architecture x Graphic Design:Visualizing Inclusive Narratives in Public Spaces.

Isometric partners Waqas Jawaid and Andy Chen shared their projects and thoughts on inclusive EGD. Audience include students, designers and manufacturers. And the event followed by a discussion moderated by prof. Wu Duan.

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Visualizing Inclusive Narratives in Public Spaces

NYC design studio Isometric will give a presentation focused on inclusive design thinking in Environmental Graphic Design by partners Andy Chen and Waqas Jawaid, followed by a discussion moderated by Professor Duan Wu.

Time: Nov. 25 Monday  15:30-17:30

Venue: Aquarium Lecture Hall, D&I, Tongji University No.281 Fu Xin Road, Yangpu District, Shanghai  Welcome to join! 

Shanghaii Chapter Event

The Environmental Graphic Design Forum has been held three times in Tongji Design Week series. Every year, we cooperate with SEGD (Society of Experiential Graphic Design) to provide a platform for designers, researchers, educators and students . This year, we welcome you to join us on October 19 to share and explore the thoughts, research and practice of inclusive design in inclusive environmental graphic design.

Oct.19, 2019 Saturday  9:00-12:00

Darkroom Lecture Hall

D&I, Tongji University

No.281 Fuxin Road, Yangpu District, Shanghai

 

Agenda

Morning

9:00-9:15  

Opening Speech

9:15-9:45  

Signage System & Inclusive Design

ZhangYanfang

9:45-10:15 

The Art of Seeing—through open eyes

Peter Simon Jones

10:15-10:30 

Tea Break

10:30-10:50 

Nation Standard Reaseach: Technical Code for Signage Systemof Public Building

Fan Yiqun

10:50-11:10  

Fair, Sharing and symbiosis-Inclusive Designin Public Design

An Dadi 

11:10-11:30  

Inclusive Research of Colors in Environmental Graphic  

Wu Duan, Qi Yue and Ying Ting

11:30-12:00  Q&A

 

Speakers:

Zhang Yanfang


Doctor of Art Engineering School, Kyushu University, Japan

Universal Design/Humanized Design Specialist

Fukuoka Design Association of Japan
Japanese Art Institute
Asian Landscape Association
Japan Association of Signature Design (SDA)
Currently researcher in art engineering at Kyushu University
4ALLdesign representative

Peter Simon Jones

PHD

Principal teacher of Graphic Arts, Director of Programmes, 

Southampton University, China

Having teaching experience at Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 

Dundee University, Lanchester University, etc.

Fan Yiqun

Professor-level Senior Engineer, Ph.D.,

Director of Underground Space Technology Center, 

Deputy Engineer of Urban Transportation and Underground Space Academy, Shanghai Municipal Engineering Design General Institute of Co., Ltd.

Having presided over the preparation of the national standard "Technical Code for Signage System of PublicBuilding"

and the local standard  "Code for Design of Urban Underground Complex".

An Dadi

PhD.

Lecturer, College of Art Design and Media, East China University of Science and Technology

Visiting scholar of the Institute of Art and Engineering, Kyushu University, Japan

Postdoctoral fellow of the Department of Architecture and Real Estate, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

 

Coordinator

Wu Duan

Ph.D

Associate Professor, College of Design & Innovation, Tongji University

Founder/Leader, Public Design Lab of D&I

Co-Founder/Leader, SEGD Shanghai Chapter

 

Host

Public Design Lab, College of Design & Innovation Tongji University

SEGD Shanghai Chapter

 

Orchestrating Project Vision & Experience

By Jan Lorenc

4th Mar. 2019  15:30-17:00 

the Dark Room of D&I, Tongji University

Open to public and welcome everyone to join us

Jan speak poster

 

 

 

 

Time: Oct. 30 Tuesday  9:00-12:00

Venue: Darkroom, D&I, Tongji University

 

Organizer:

SEGD Shanghai Chapter

Public Design Lab, College of Design & Innovation Tongji University

Agenda

Oct.30 Tuesday  

9:00-9:20 Opening Speak

9:20-9:50 < Layers of Experience> Markus Pesendorfer

9:50-10:20 < Emotion evoking signage-Design for creating cultural and social values> Yoshiaki Osada

10:20-10:40 Tea Break

10:40-11:10 < Questioning & Answering-A Debate on the Hotel Design Planning> Thomas Hao

11:10-11:40 < The characteristics of museum space and environmental design> Ziyu Wang

11:40-12:00 Panel and Q&A

 

speaker:Markus Pesendorfer

Markus Pesendorfer, Lifestyle Studio Director at Gensler, brings two decades of international brand design and strategy experience to the Gensler clients. A graduate from Kingston University in the United Kingdom, Markus has since worked with top global leading design and brand firms, providing well-rounded insights to the process of creation and evolution of brand strategy and expressions. Markus moved to China in 2002, and in the past 15 years has leveraged his experience and deep competency to translate complex and dynamic consumer trends into thoughtful profitable solutions.

Markus is a storyteller, delivering authentic experiences, tailored to fit the brands of his clients. An inspiring and collaborative leader, he oversees the creative output of Shanghai’s brand and retail teams and works across a diverse range of project types from corporate workplaces to retail centers, mixed use developments and prototype boutiques. With an education spanning architecture and visual communication, Markus applies this truly broad perspective and expertise to creating holistic solutions.

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Layers of Experience

Chinese social structures are changing. There are multitude of online platforms in China, the more people connect on mobile the more isolated they become. Technology evolves but the fundamental dynamics of human desire and interaction remain. Years ago, we used to make buildings. Then we started to create stories in spaces. Now we are working on multi-purpose, multi-sensory environments that create multiple experiences for human Beings. Have we previously only looked at independent entities servicing a space (furniture, digital, human behavior, living parameters); it is now that these activations start forming spaces around us. This speech will start from the new shopping experience in China and explore the relationship between people and space and the layers of experience.

 

Speaker:Yoshiaki Osada

Yoshiaki Osada,GK Shanghai Deputy General Manager and Design Director of Environmental Graphic Design Department.

He was born in Kanagawa in 1982. Graduated from the Department of Engineering, University of Tokyo, Japan, specializing in social basics research during his graduate studies. In 2005, he went to the Lisbon University of Technology to study Architecture. After entering the GK Design Group in 2008, he focused on the research of space, environmental guidance systems and urban environmental construction. Representative works include Shanghai World Expo venue design; Beijing Dashilan Beijing Square logo design; Shenzhen Futian Central logo design and urban furniture planning and design; Japan Sapporo LRT traffic planning and design; Japan Shibuya HIKARIE logo planning and design; preparation of the guidelines for environmental design specifications of Yeongjong Island, Korea.

 

topic

Emotion evoking signage

-Design for creating cultural and social values-

We live in the city and inadvertently come into contact with the logo in various scenarios. These logos are not particularly concerned with us, but they are essential at a critical moment. On the other hand, the logo also affects people's emotions and plays an important catalytic role in promoting communication between people and environments.

This speech will introduce the experience design of creating cultural and social values through the Japanese logo design case.

 

Speaker:Thomas Hao

Thomas Hao,  A vice president of Shimao-Star Hotel Group  . A vice-chairman of China Hotel Association and a lecture of Asia Pacific Hotel Designer Association. A  hospitality architect with more than 27 years practical experience in hotel design planning ,project management  and relevant fields , He used to worked for and learned from the significant hotel groups: Marriott, Four Seasons, Landis, and Wyndham hotel group, he ever took lead of the Wanda Hotel & Resort  in Design & Tech. Support founding  jobs.

During these years, He involved and opened up to 300 hotels and mix-use projects which across Greater China, Asia, Australia, North America, Europe, and Pacific Islands. He is quite qualified and with intensive experiences in hotel design planning, project management, and hotel management.

Mr. Hao, an architect Belgium and EU, graduated from Katholic University Leuven and hold the Advanced Master Degree with honorary “Cum Laude” from the Architecture , Urban Design and Planning department  of KUL. Belgium. 

 

Topic

Questioning & Answering-A Debate on the Hotel Design Planning

In the field of hotel design, designers often encounter many problems: how to start a hotel design? Is the hotel design easy? What is a good hotel design? How is the hotel designed? How can a hotel design to make money? Who is the hotel designer? What kind of professionals do they need for hotel design? Hotel = room + public area? What is a research report? How to make an area planning book?  Mr. Hao will answer the ten questions to describe the process of hotel design and explore the development direction.

 

Speaker:Ziyu Wang

Vice President/Design Director of Beijing LORD Times Cultural Industry Group

Vice Dean of Beijing LORD Culture Creative Institute

Senior Display Designer

 

 

 

Topic

The characteristics of museum space and environmental design

As a new form of architectural community, Chinese museums have developed rapidly in recent years, and various art galleries, natural museums, and planning museums have sprung up and formed a spectacular museum community.

This speech mainly explains the theme and the space narrative of the exhibition and the exploration of the development trend of the future museum display design through the practice of space design in the museums. The museum is a large experiential space with unique architectural and spatial features. Storytelling is an important part of museum display design and an important part of communication between people and space. The volume, form and content of the museum all over the world have different narrative angles and forms of exhibition. The communication between the museum space and the visitors has become a direction for further research, forming a future-oriented museum design approach and emerging practices.

 

Coordinator:Wu Duan

 

Ph.D

Associate Professor, College of Design & Innovation, Tongji University

Founder/Leader, Public Design Lab of D&I

Co-Founder/Leader, SEGD Shanghai Chapter

She has a mixed background of industrial design, visual communication and Architecture design. Her education, research and practical are mainly about environmental design, experiential graphic design and innovation methods. In her ten-year career she has worked on a board range of projects including wayfinding and environmental graphics, public design, branding and exhibition design. As an educator and researcher, her research mainly looks at how to change “space to place” and influence users’ behavior through public design and experiential graphic design.

Seminar is open to public, welcome to join us!

 

 

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