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Pentagram Goes to Titletown
01/12/2018

Pentagram created the identity and environmental graphics for Titletown, which recently opened in Green Bay, Wis.—home to the Green Bay Packers and adjacent to their legendary Lambeau Field.

Shikatani Lacroix Expands
01/11/2018

Branding and design agency Shikatani Lacroix is expanding its team and US presence with the addition of Ian Magrisso and Carlos Garza to its roster. “We are thrilled to welcome Ian and Carlos

Surface Imaging M.S. Program Now at the New Jefferson
01/09/2018

The Surface Imaging program at Jefferson is now accepting new degree candidates for 2018-2019, starting May 14, 2018.

Enhancing Airport Wayfinding for Aging Travelers and Persons with Disabilities
01/09/2018

As part of its mission to develop near-term, practical solutions to problems faced by airport operators, Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) officials selected GS&P to develop a guidebo

Caroline Altfeather, ZEBRADOG
01/03/2018

ZEBRADOG (aka Z•D Studios, Incorporated) recently announced the promotion of Ms. Caroline Altfeather as their Director of Project Management.

Mactac Overlaminating Films
01/03/2018

With 3.2-mil clear PVC facestocks that eliminates color shifting and 58-pound smooth white kraft liners, Mactac’s ColorGard LUV family of high-performance acrylic pressure-sensitive adhesive films

Hunt Design for the Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanical Garden
12/31/2017

To help the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden tell the important story of water conservation, Hunt Design recently created the Crescent Farm display.

Photo of Dazzle Project
12/21/2017

The electronic paper display developer E Ink created the electronic ink technology behind Amazon’s Kindle ebook readers.

Unified Field at the Canadian Museum of History
12/21/2017

To celebrate the 150th anniversary of Canadian independence, the Canadian Museum of History in Ottawa renovated, modernized and reinterpreted all three galleries in their signature Canadian History

30 years of D|G Studios, Inc.
12/18/2017

D|G Studios, Inc.has been celebrating its 30th anniversary this year.

Mactac Named in Top 50 Readers’ Choice Awards
12/18/2017

Mactac, a leading provider of wide-format graphic solutions, announces its inclusion in Digital Output’s 23rd Annual Top 50 Readers’ Choice Awards.

ESI Transforms 900 North Michigan Shops
12/13/2017

Flocks of birds fly in mesmerizing patterns and giant trees sway inside of 900 North Michigan Shops, the Magnificent Mile destination made even more stunning by a major renovation unveiled in Novem

RMG Launches Korbyt and KorbytGO
12/11/2017

RMG Networks Holding Corporation (RMG), a leader in technology-driven visual communications, recently announced the global launch of Korbyt™, an enterprise communications platform and KorbytGO™, a

Ivan Chermayeff
12/04/2017

Ivan Chermayeff, legendary graphic designer, artist, illustrator and mentor to generations of designers, died over the weekend at age 85.

Whybrow at UAL
12/02/2017

As part of their on-going work, creative agency Johnson Banks brought in Whybrow Wayfinding to help develop a wayfinding scheme for Camberwell College of Arts, which is part of UAL (University of the Arts London).

Five Minutes with Nick Bannikoff and Carlo Giannasca
12/01/2017

Nick Bannikoff and Carlo Giannasca recently spoke to InDesignLive.com about why they’re on a mission to build a strong community of experiential designers in Australia.

Bluemedia Builds Super Bowl Sleepover 4-D Virtual Reality Dome
11/30/2017

Courtyard by Marriott, is the host of the "Super Bowl Sleepover Contest" that will award one winner and a guest with a sleepover in a converted, field-level suite at U.S.

CVEDesign in Beijing
11/29/2017

East meets West—again!

Pirogov Children’s Hospital
11/27/2017

The America for Bulgaria Foundation has once again tapped Lee Skolnick Architecture and Design Partnership’s interior exhibit design and graphic design expertise to re-imagine Pirogo

Arrowstreet's 360-Degree View of Boston Projects
11/20/2017

At the center of Congress Square, Arrowstreet is revitalizing Quaker Lane into an active and vibrant pedestrian walkway with engaging ground level retail, outdoor seating and dining options.

 Mvix | The Future Leaders in Design Scholarships
11/20/2017

Mvix, a digital signage company, is offering The Future Leaders in Visual Communication Scholarship to college students pursuing a career in the art and design industry. The annual scholarship awards $1,000 to U.S. undergraduates majoring in Fine Arts, Graphic Design or a related field of study.

SPD Welcomes Sharon Brooks
11/16/2017

Selbert Perkins Design (Chicago) was pleased to announce the hiring of Sharon Brooks as the new Director of Business Development in their Chicago office. She will be focusing on business development for branded environments, signage and wayfinding systems and public art.

Mayer/Reed Celebrates 30 and 40 Years
11/15/2017

This year, the Portland multi-disciplinary design firm Mayer/Reed, Inc. is recognizing two anniversaries—a thirtieth and a fortieth. This unusual milestone marks the firm’s establishment by Michael Reed, FSEGD, in 1977 as a visual communications and product design studio; then he formed a partnership ten years later with Carol Mayer-Reed, FASLA, who added landscape architecture and urban design services.

PAM's Stephen Minning Speaks at Access 2017
11/13/2017

Creating spaces for inclusivity and accessibility has fast become a priority for experiential designers; with 2017 bringing a close to a year’s worth of progress, the question everyone is asking is, "Are we there yet?" At Access 2017 in Brisbane, wayfinding professionals from across Australia came together to discuss this topic.

Rowmark Introduces The Naturals
11/10/2017

Rowmark LLC recently introduced "The Naturals" product line, an authentic, nature-inspired, textured engravable sheet product.

Dimensional Innovations Expands to Atlanta and Minneapolis
11/08/2017

Dimensional Innovations, an experiential design, build and technology firm in the Kansas City area, expanded by opening offices in Atlanta and Minneapolis on November 1.

Selbert Perkins Design Announces Tom Wojciechowski
11/06/2017

Selbert Perkins Design announces the addition of Tom Wojciechowski, Environmental Design Director, to the SPD team.

Via Collective's Katie Osborn to Talk Wayfinding at Greenbuild
11/03/2017

Katie Osborn of Via Collective (New York) will participate in the 2017 Greenbuild Education Program, Trending Strategies for Universal Design on Wednesday, November 8.

Julie Krohner, CIO Exit Design
11/03/2017

Exit Design announces the recent hire of Julie Krohner, PhD, an experienced qualitative researcher and communication professional with a focus on user-driven, empathic research.

Speaking of Home Installation
10/31/2017

On September 27, 2017, international public artist, designer and social innovator Nancy Ann Coyne debuted "Speaking of Home," a photographic public artwork transforming four of St.

Julie Krohner
10/24/2017

Exit Design Chief Innovation Officer Julie Krohner recently gave a talk at TEDxCambridgeUniversity, discussing how immersive media like VR can provide an unparalleled opportunity for cultivating empathy.

TD Centre 50th Anniversary Exhibition by Entro
10/23/2017

Half a century ago, Toronto’s skyline was transformed by its first two skyscrapers when renowned Modernist architect Mies van der Rohe designed the Toronto-Dominion Centre.

Caroline Hinrichs, HOK
10/19/2017

HOK (Chicago) has named Caroline Hinrichs director of business development for its Experience Design practice.

Airspace and The Breeze
10/12/2017

Airspace (New York) is excited to announce their new adaptive reuse project in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn set to open in Summer 2018.

MetWest CEO Kelly Taylor
10/12/2017

The Big Picture presented their second annual awards honoring outstanding women in the digital printing industry.

CVE Slims Down
10/11/2017

Calori & Vanden-Eynden / Design Consultants announced their October 2017 rebranding to cvedesign with a gif. The firm remains a design consultancy recognized worldwide for excellence in the planning and design of signage, wayfinding and user navigation systems.

ZEBRADOG Names Mr. Eric Holmer as User Experience Leader
10/10/2017

ZEBRADOG (aka ZD Studios) recently announced the promotion of Eric Holmer as their Digital User Experience Leader within its award-winning media team. Holmer joined ZEBRADOG in 2014 as the Design/Media Strategist and has continued to evolve client media installations within a multitude of environments.

Matthews Paint SOC Chip Search
10/10/2017

The new online Matthews Paint tool is compatible with smartphones, tablets and desktops and allows users to quickly and easily view color chips from colors specified in the "Spectrum of Color"

Cloud Gehshan Interpreting One of Wright's Finest Achievements
10/06/2017

Cloud Gehshan is delighted to be signing the Darwin Martin House—one of Frank Lloyd Wright’s most significant residential commissions.

ArtHouse Brands 1401 Lawrence
10/04/2017

ArtHouse Design recently completed a wayfinding and placemaking project at 1401 Lawrence, one of Denver’s newest Class AA premiere office buildings, rising to 21 stories and overlooking historic Larimer Square.

First Division Museum Reopens
10/02/2017

Luci Creative recently led the first-ever redesign of the First Division Museum, which reopened on August 26, 2017—the 1st Infantry Division’s centennial World War I anniversary.

Tessellate Designs BioBus
09/27/2017

Seeking to create a mobile lab prototype to support their new model for STEM education, BioBus asked Tessellate to plan and design their innovative community laboratory.

Nanolumens Invests in Las Vegas Showroom Space
09/25/2017

The team at NanoLumens has created what they call "Visualization Centers" in Atlanta, Bath, England and—most recently—in Las Vegas, which provides a much greater reach and supports customers in the western United States.

GQ Australia with Vince Frost of Frost*Design
09/21/2017

Recently, GQ Australia broadcast an interview with Vince Frost of Frost*Design on the topic of “How to Succeed” and how design and business collide.

Poblocki Sign Company Expands to Northeast
09/19/2017

Poblocki Sign Company LLC, a leader in the custom sign industry, recently announced the Company’s expansion into the Northeastern U.S. with the acquisition of Advanced Signing LLC.

Congratulations to Infinite Scales three partners: Amy Lukas, Cameron Smith and Molly Mazollini
09/15/2017

It all started in 2002 after designing the Winter Olympics Games. It was one of those, "well that was fun, but what do we do now?" moments.

Universal Everything Collaborate with Apple
09/13/2017

Universal Everything recently collaborated with Apple to create a series of emotive 3-D wallpapers for the new iPhone that animate in response to human touch.

Anthony Vitagliano Named President/CCO at Digital Kitchen
09/13/2017

Creative content and experience company Digital Kitchen has named Anthony Vitagliano as President and Chief Creative Officer, a new position at the company.

OEG Coffee Talk Episode 1
09/11/2017

In the inaugural episode of OpenEye Global's Coffee Talk podcast, their team is joined by SEGD's Director of Education, Justin Molloy.

SEGD Meets with Nanjing Design Group
09/11/2017

David Gibson, David Vanden Eynden, Bryan Meszaros and Clive Roux met with a group of 25 Chinese designers visiting New York on Friday at the offices of ECCO Design. The group were very interested to learn about the work of SEGD firms two twelve, C&VE Design and OpenEye Global.

40 Years of Hunt Design
09/06/2017

Congratulations to Hunt Design on 40 Years in Practice!
Established 1977 starting with a single client.

Idaho Falls Signage (image courtesy of City of Idaho Falls)
09/05/2017

The city of Idaho Falls’ wayfinding project started in 2013 with an idea for better signs at the Idaho Falls Zoo. Since then, the program has expanded to include monuments, a network of signs near key trails and roadways as well as a thorough city rebranding.

Bluewater Studio Expands
09/01/2017

Bluewater, a Michigan-based technology experience company, announces the formation of Bluewater Studio, the company's new environments and exhibition arm. The founding leadership team consists of creative and seasoned veterans in the industry.

SEGD members face the Texas storms
09/01/2017

The bad news just keeps coming and with another day that is likely to bring 10-12 inches more rain, our thoughts and prayers go out to all of our members in east Texas who are coping with the storm and resultant flooding.

Avery Dennison Earns ISO 17025 Accreditation
08/29/2017

Avery Dennison announced August 15, 2017, that it has received ISO 17025 accreditation for its Innovation Center, Mentor USA.

Paul Hastings, Gensler Brand Design
08/25/2017

Eager to create an innovative new space in New York to support the firm’s next generation, Paul Hastings engaged Gensler to plan and design a progressive new workplace that celebrates the firm’s di

20 Times Square
08/25/2017

A monster LED screen manufactured by SNA Displays is now the highest-resolution display in the history of Times Square.

United Center Retail Interactives by Leviathan
08/18/2017

Earlier this summer, the United Center Joint Venture (UCJV) opened the doors of its brand new, 10,000-square-foot Madhouse Team Store in the United Center's east addition. As a key part of United Center's partnership to develop the Madhouse Team Store with 555 International, local creative agency Leviathan was commissioned to conceive, create and program all the new interactive digital content.

SLC Airport "The Canyon" Rendering
08/18/2017

Rainier Industries is proud to enhance their already extensive fabrication capabilities with the most advanced 3-D freeform tube bending technology in North America.

Daktronics to install 10,000+ square feet of LED displays at FedExForum
08/11/2017

The Memphis Grizzlies have partnered with Daktronics to revamp the fan experience at FedExForum.

EAMS Surpasses 100,000 Managed Signs
08/11/2017

Recently, EAMS (Environmental Asset Management System) surpassed 100,000 surveyed and managed signs, spread across nearly 4,000 plans and over 20 million square feet, making it one of the most quic

Gallagher & Associates Win Three Bronze Telly Awards
08/11/2017

According to Gallagher & Associates (Washington), at the heart of the best modern museums are first-rate media experiences.

Colfax Avenue Branding
08/10/2017

Colfax Avenue is looking brighter, and people are taking notice.

Everything Wine, SmartDesign Group
08/04/2017

The much anticipated Everything Wine Vancouver location is now open, unveiling an updated look for the celebrated wine store.

David Whitemyer, Luci Creative
08/04/2017

Multidisciplinary Chicago-based creative studio, Luci Creative recently announced that it has planted roots in Boston, Massachusetts to service existing clients and manage new growth.

Moss at Adidas Flagship NYC
08/02/2017

To celebrate its shoe release for global NBA hoops star James Harden, Adidas used Moss' new eMotion™ animated lightboxes in the windows in its New York flagship store.

Populous and National Geographic collaborate on ‘The Stadium of Tomorrow’ © Photographer / National Geographic
07/31/2017

Populous was delighted to team up with National Geographic

api(+) Organic Garage Toronto
07/27/2017

On July 5, 2017, api(+) client Organic Garage opened its new flagship store in Toronto’s west-end Junction neighborhood. This new 15,000-square-foot store is the chain’s third location.

The Regenstein Halls of the Pacific
07/25/2017

Full-service creative agency Luci Creative collaborated with The Field Museum on an exhibit refresh of one of the premier institution’s older exhibits, "The Regenstein Halls of the Pacific." Locate

Surface Imaging M.S. Program Now at the New Jefferson
07/23/2017

Philadelphia University and Thomas Jefferson University have combined as of July 1, 2017, to form the new Jefferson, a comprehensive national university focused on the professional education.

Sensory Interactive Adds Steven Snyder to the Team
07/17/2017

Digital experience company Sensory Interactive has announced the addition of Steven Snyder as a Senior Associate on the Project Management team. 

Ohio State Interpretive Signage
07/17/2017

If you have walked the Ohio State University campus it is most likely you have been standing on the site of the old Ohio Field torn down in 1922.

Formation Sets Sights on Next 10 years
07/17/2017

Formation (Houston) has built a diverse portfolio of work in their first decade. From large-scale planning and implementation projects for nationally-recognized institutions to identity development for local brands, their work is shaping and improving outcomes across the country.

Mvix Wins InfoComm 2017 Best of Show Award for Digital Signage
07/14/2017

Mvix's digital signage software was named the winner of the 2017 InfoComm Best of Show Award for Digital Signage.

Brightline Rockwell Group
07/11/2017

All Aboard Florida is the first privately owned, operated and financed express intercity passenger rail project in the United States.

"Turn Back the Clock" at MSI
07/07/2017

Full-service creative agency Luci Creative collaborated with the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago (MSI) to create and execute the design and fabrication of the Museum’s newest temporary exhi

Batoche National Historic Site
06/30/2017

On June 23, 2017, winners and finalists flew in from as far away as Poland and China to attend the celebration at Toronto’s iconic Evergreen Brick Works, where the results of Azure Magazine’s seven

"Arsenal of Democracy: The Herman and George Brown Salute to the Home Front" at the National World War II Museum
06/30/2017

Gallagher & Associates' latest exhibit, "Arsenal of Democracy: The Herman and George Brown Salute to the Home Front" at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans, Louisiana, explores the

Gemini Sign Products Specifier Guides
06/30/2017

Gemini, an industry leader in the wholesale manufacture of dimensional letters, logos and plaques, announces the availability of new Specifier Guides for Gemini’s most commonly specified dimensiona

Avery Dennison's Nick Tucci and Gernot Ritzdorf
06/27/2017

Avery Dennison (Mentor, Ohio) announced it has appointed Gernot Ritzdorf, vice president, sales, Label and Packaging Materials (LPM), North America and replaces Nick Tucci, who has been appointed&n

Daktronics Creative Services Bring LED Displays To Life For Indianapolis Indians
06/27/2017

Daktronics Creative Services of Brookings, S.D., is bringing LED displays to life for the Indianapolis Indians and their fans at Victory Field.

National Geographic MARS Launch Party Graphics Set Stage For Future Of Space Travel
06/23/2017

MARS kicked off its premiere at the Beverly Hilton with a photo booth, cosmic cocktails, book signings and awe-inspiring graphics.

Jessica Schrader, C&VE (New York)
06/21/2017

Jessica Schrader has been promoted to Senior Project Manager at C&VE (New York).

Wayne-Hunt, Principal Hunt Design Associates, Past President of SEGD
06/16/2017

On June 22, 2017, AIGA LA will celebrate the extraordinary achievements of the 2017 AIGA LA AWARDS honorees Errol Gerson, Wayne Hunt and GOOD Worldwide.

Selbert Perkins Design at the Waterside District Norfolk, Virginia.
06/16/2017

Selbert Perkins Design recently collaborated with The Cordish Companies to create the new Brand Identity and Branded Environment for The Waterside District in Norfolk, Virginia.

06/14/2017

The Eighth Annual Patient Experience: Empathy + Innovation Summit took place May 22–24, 2017, at the Cleveland Convention Center in downtown Cleveland, Ohio.

Jesse Yungner and Adam Halverson with their Mahi-Mahi Catch
06/14/2017

The 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami wound down very late Saturday evening and many happy but tired members found themselves with just a few hours left before their flights.

Neurosociety with David Byrne and Unified Field
06/12/2017

The American Alliance of Museums has awarded Unified Field the prestigious Jim Blackaby Memorial Award at the 2017 Muse Awards for their collaboration with

Frost*collective Launches Pivot
06/02/2017

Frost*collective has announced a repositioning of the business that will elevate the agency’s strategic competence with the addition of Pivot, a strategic innovation consultancy.

Liz Talley Mayer/Reed
05/26/2017

Mayer/Reed, Inc. has promoted Elizabeth Talley, SEGD to Associate in recognition of her leadership.

Gallagher & Associates Have the Beat
05/26/2017

Gallagher & Associates has had the opportunity to work with many partners, communities, and individuals to develop a variety of unforgettable music experiences.

Bill Galusha Joins Leviathan
05/26/2017

President Chad Hutson, executive creative director Jason White and their colleagues at specialized creative agency Leviathan are very proud to announce the addition of visionary senior producer, Bi

Ideum Hosts Supercomputing Challenge 2017
05/23/2017

Ideum believes the future of businesses like theirs relies on the curiosity and perseverance of new generations interested in pushing the envelope of human-computer interaction.

Harvard University Graduate School of Design
05/19/2017

Yorston & Associates and their distributor partner, Harbor Sales, supported the Harvard University Graduate School of Design program, Hybrid Formations: Interdisciplinary De

Cameo No.3 Installation at NYCxDesign
05/19/2017

Building on its reputation as a nationally recognized, award-winning architecture, design and urban planning firm, a project designed and fabricated by ZGF Architects LLP’s (ZGF) in-house model sho

Cultivating a Design Legacy
05/16/2017

Entro is releasing a book titled "Cultivating a Design Legacy: The First 50 Years" that provides an overview of the first combined 50 years of project history of Entro and Gottschalk+Ash Toronto, t

Cody Clark Joins RSM Design
05/12/2017

RSM Design is excited to announce that Cody Clark will now be leading their new Los Angeles office.

UTS wayfinding
05/08/2017

Pam is a cloud-based platform for managing signs to create smarter spaces for people, transforming the way academics and students find their way around university campuses around the world, beginning with University of Technology Sydney.

Boston Pizza by Shikatani Lacroix
05/04/2017

The digital content is presented on an engaging Boston Pizza digital canvas layered throughout the environment that positions Boston Pizza as the ultimate provider of sports content for professional sports fans and local teams alike.

Matt Schuh - Zebradog
05/01/2017

Matt brings his experience in technology integration, programming and development for large-scale projects around the world, including The Hall Group, Duke University Athletics, Aurora Healthcare, Manpower Group, Livsreise Heritage Center, Northwestern University and Saudi Aramco.

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