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All Paws on Deck for Dogs! at LA's California Science Center (image: girl uses interactive exhibit)
All Paws on Deck for Dogs! at LA's California Science Center

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Unified Field (New York), Evidence Design (Brooklyn) and the California Science Center (Los Angeles) collaborated with a few furry friends to create a new media-rich traveling exhibition called “Dogs! A Science Tail.”

Register now for the 2018 Wayfinding & Placemaking Event in LA next week.
Just How Important is Networking? Hint: Don't Miss Next Week's Event in LA

The satisfaction survey for the 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis revealed interesting information about what the SEGD community values: 82 percent said that networking was important to t

2018 Wayfinding & Placemaking Sneak Peek
2018 Wayfinding & Placemaking Sneak Peek

Wayfinding and placemaking design continue to be the heart of experiential graphic design practice worldwide (which is why the

10 Reasons to Find Your Place at the Wayfinding & Placemaking Event in LA, 07/19–20
10 Reasons to Find Your Place at the Wayfinding & Placemaking Event in LA, 07/19–20

At SEGD’s 2018 Wayfinding & Placemaking Event—July 19–20 in Los Angeles—attendees will soak up wayfinding and placemaking best practices along with some local design culture. Here are just 10 of the many reasons why you’ll want to find yourself there.

Jeff Grantz is speaking at the Xplorer Bootcamp.
Learn Projection Mapping at Xplorer With Jeff Grantz

We've given you 5 good reasons not to miss this hands-on learning experience. Now all you need to do is attend, so you can work with a superstar of projection mapping for physical spaces—Jeff Grantz!

Photo of Refik Anadol's Infinity Room
Experience VR Design with Refik Anadol at Xplorer, July 14

Infinity Room (above) is representative of media artist Refik Anadol's immersive installation approach in virtual reality, exploring the space among digital and physical

Refik Anadol at DesignX at DSE 2016
Refik Anadol is Changing Public Spaces with His Poetic Digital Installations. He’ll Show You How at DesignX March 15!

You don’t have to understand what parametric data is to experience the poetic, dynamic beauty of Refik Anadol’s work.

Best in Show: 2014 SEGD Global Design Awards

The Romance is Back

The epic digital landscape at LAX’s new Tom Bradley International Terminal took top honors in the 2014 SEGD Global Design Awards. Art deco curtains part to reveal gold-toned dancers spinning inside a multi-tiered clock-like confection. Three-story-tall guitar strings quiver and plunk to the movements of passersby.

Clifford Selbert & Robin Perkins
Clifford Selbert and Robin Perkins, SEGD Fellows

Monumental Achievements

SEGD Fellows Clifford Selbert and Robin Perkins add dramatic scale, emotion––and most of all, stories––to the urban landscape.

Patrick Gallagher, SEGD Fellow

His Way

Patrick Gallagher has followed his own road to success—and along the way, he’s led the design of some of the world’s most memorable museum experiences.

There’s no formal path to a career in museum planning and exhibition design, so Patrick Gallagher has blazed his own.

Photograph of the exterior of the Eames Words Exhibition
Eames Words Exhibition Graphics

Eames Words

Deborah Sussman and Andrew Byrom celebrate Charles and Ray Eames’ love of the commonplace in an intimate exhibition at the A+D Museum Los Angeles.

Los Angeles Police Department Memorial to Fallen Officers
Los Angeles Police Department Memorial to Fallen Officers

Badge of Honor

An officer’s badge inspires a shimmering tribute to the LAPD’s fallen officers.

Los Angeles Police Department Memorial to Fallen Officers
Pro Bono Design

Design for Good

Pro bono work not only helps worthy clients communicate their message through design, but provides unexpected benefits for the designers as well.

The Image of the City

The Image of the City

Nokia Center - LA Live Plaza
LA Live

Times Square West

L.A. Live’s high-energy “content plaza” adds a new spark to Los Angeles’ up-and-coming downtown.

Photo of Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA
Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA Welcome Wall

Warm Welcome

An interactive media wall tells the stories of Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA’s patients, staff, and families.

Dimensional Maps

From the archives, circa 2012: Despite my anticipation and glee at what technology will allow us to do in the future, I want to sing the praises of what could be considered a rather antiquated wayfinding form: the tactile or dimensional tabletop-style map.

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