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Midtown 21
05/22/2018

Michael Courtney Design (Seattle) designed building identification, interior graphics and wayfinding elements for the new 21-story Midtown 21 in Seattle.

Headshot of Jill Ayers, President and Creative Director of Airspace
05/21/2018

Jill Ayers, president and creative director of Airspace (New York) and past SEGD President, was recently interviewed and featured by the Bureau of Labor Statistics in an article entitled "You're a

Saint Louis Science Center Hosts Apollo 11 Exhibit
05/16/2018

"Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission" is a celebratory 50th anniversary exhibition of the Apollo 11 mission, organized by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, that is trave

National Arts Centre's Sesquicentennial Expansion
05/14/2018

The National Arts Centre has been a cultural destination in the heart of Ottawa for the past half-century.

John Berry 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami
05/11/2018

Dominic DiMarco, president of Cranbrook Educational Community, in concurrence with the Cranbrook Academy of Art and Art Museum Board of Governors, announced recently that John Berry, SEGD founder,

"As We Are" Interactive Sculpture
05/10/2018

"As We Are" is an interactive installation located in the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio.

Gensler Illustrates a New York City Vibe
05/09/2018

An international financial institution wanted its newly relocated headquarters to inspire employees and create a culture unique to its New York locale.

Trail Signage for the Gwynns Falls Trail
05/07/2018

The City of Baltimore needed better identification for its robust network of hiking and bike trails.

Acorn Sign Announces Promotion of T.J. Daly, President
05/04/2018

Acorn Sign, a custom architectural signage company serving clients throughout the U.S. and internationally, is pleased to announce the promotion of T.J. Daly to the position of President.

New, Green Solid Light HQ in Louisville
05/01/2018

Solid Light, a full-service firm that plans, designs and builds exhibits and visitor destinations, recently opened its new showpiece headquarters in the “SoBro” (South of Broadway) neighborhood of

Mactac Product in Action in Tampa, Fla.
04/27/2018

When the time came to renovate its Tampa, Fla. location, The CI Group decided its values should be proudly displayed on a long, exposed interior brick wall within the space.

ArtHouse Design at ENT Center for the Arts
04/24/2018

The Ent Center for the Arts at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs Campus is a brand-new state-of-the-art performing and visual arts educational building overlooking downtown Colorado Spri

Sensory Interactive Promotes Steven Snyder
04/23/2018

Sensory Interactive is pleased to announce it has elevated Steven Snyder to the role of associate director, project management.

NanoLumens and Float4 Team Up in Vancouver Airport
04/20/2018

Passengers traversing through Vancouver International Airport have a new way to pass the time in line, thanks to a dazzling new interactive digital signage installation by NanoLumens, award-winning

Bluecadet Makes Nuclear War Personal and Local
04/16/2018

Bluecadet and Outrider recently collaborated with Alex Wellerstein, creator of Nuke Map, on "Bomb Blasts," an interactive tool that personalizes the deadly impact of nuclear weapons

Heath Pedrola Joins Whybrow Limited
04/16/2018

Whybrow Limited (London) is proud to announce that Heath Pedrola has joined their team as a Design Director.

Jekyll Island Museum Concept
04/01/2018

It’s not often that Lorenc+Yoo is able to participate in design projects close to their Atlanta-area home, which made the concept design for the Jekyll Island Museum a particularly special experien

Daktronics Installs at Impact Field
04/01/2018

Daktronics of Brookings, South Dakota, has manufactured and installed two new LED video displays for the Chicago Dogs at Impact Field in Rosemont, Illinois.

Avery Dennison Launches New Cut Vinyl Film Portfolio
04/01/2018

Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions recently announced the launch of its new Cut Vinyl Film Portfolio, which has been re-engineered for industry-leading weeding performance and a longer shelf life.

"The Real Cost of Lost Patients"
04/01/2018

22 Miles recently released a whitepaper entitled "The Real Cost of Lost Patients," that discusses the role of digital signage and wayfinding as a counter to lost staff time and the hundreds of thou

Unified Pedestrian Wayfinding for Ottawa-Gatineau
03/31/2018

In 2017, Ottawa Tourism enlisted Entro to conduct research to assess the feasibility for a unified pedestrian wayfinding system in the Ottawa-Gatineau area.

CHK America Reports Unprecedented Interactive Transit Kiosk Use
03/29/2018

As part of their commitment to helping transit agencies migrate efficiently to Smart Transit goals, CHK's America's Connectpoint® Interactive Kiosks have been deployed in locations throughout

Three G&A Staff Speak at MAAM
03/27/2018

Gallagher & Associates recently went to Philadelphia for the Mid Atlantic Association of Museums Building Museums Symposium, where three staff spoke in three sessions.

Ideum's Year of Creativity and Innovation
03/26/2018

Ideum was fortunate to work with an exciting group of partners, topics, and technologies in 2017 and the result was a broad range of innovative projects and products.

Gemini Now Offers Dura-Guard Protection for Duets Line
03/23/2018

Gemini, an industry leader in the manufacture of letters, logos, plaques and the Duets® line of premium plastic engraving material, recently launched Dura-Guard, a new protective coating option for its Duets Laser XT high-performance line of laser and rotary engravable material.

Buffalo Pacific Virtual Reality Center
03/20/2018

The buffalo is an iconic figure with great historical meaning. In fact, in 2016, it became the "Official Mammal" of the United States. To honor the nation's history, the Buffalo Pacific Company selected the $50 U.S. Gold Coin as their company logo and icon.

Comcast's Studio Xfinity Washington D.C.
03/19/2018

Gensler designed the flagship space to reflect the company’s brand promise while being able to adapt to future growth in the tech marketplace.

Pinecrest to Welcome Visitors with Large Daktronics LED Display
03/10/2018

Daktronics has partnered with Pinecrest to manufacture and install a 1,008-square-foot LED video display at the new, highly-anticipated mixed-use district opening in Cleveland's suburb of Orange Vi

LHSA+DP Encourages Multicultural Appreciation at Miami Children's Museum
03/09/2018

LHSA+DP recently developed and designed 18,000-square-feet of new exhibits for the Miami Children's Museum that encourage multicultural awareness and appreciation in visitors ages 0-10 and their fa

3M Releases New Composite Spray Adhesive
03/09/2018

From boat hulls to commercial vehicles, the infusion molding industry continues to extend beyond wind blade manufacturing.

L&H Companies Launch New Flush Mount Panel System
03/06/2018

Recently, Tower Health in Reading, Pa. brought on Cloud Gehshan and L&H Companies to design and fabricate a complete exterior and interior signage and wayfinding package at both their main hospital and offsite locations.

 Artist Therese Lahaie created "Crossing Signal Mosaic" using LuciteLux® Spectrum
03/02/2018

Plaskolite, LLC, North America’s largest manufacturer of acrylic sheet products, announced recently that it is acquiring Lucite International, Inc.’s continuous cast acrylic sheet business, which i

New Wallcoverings and Textiles from Designtex
03/01/2018

Designtex (Portland, Maine) recently introduced several new wallcoverings and textiles in lively patterns based on biophilic design principles.

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital facility branded environment design by Kolar Design, photo by Joe Harrison, JH Photo.
02/26/2018

Recently, researcher and author Leslie Wolke of MapWell Studio completed a report entitled "Wayfinding Management: Models & Methods in Healthcare Environments" through a grant from the Sign Res

Graham Hanson Design is Now GHD Partners
02/22/2018

After 20 years, Graham Hanson Design is Now GHD Partners

Luci Creative Designs New Educational Traveling Exhibit
02/21/2018

In association with a network of civic and educational partners spanning the nation, as well as master planning and exhibit design firm Luci Creative and fabricator Ravenswood Studio, Consortium fo

Cloud Gehshan to Design Patient-Focused Wayfinding for New Penn Medicine Pavilion
02/21/2018

Penn Medicine’s New Patient Pavilion will be an advanced clinical facility with 500 beds, an emergency department and 50 operating and procedure rooms.

SNA Tower Lighting Enhances Vibe at L.A. LIVE
02/16/2018

Sansi North America manufactured 10 LED video displays at L.A. LIVE, the sports and entertainment district outside the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Mactac Vinyl Product Used in American Diabetes Association Project
02/15/2018

Signs By Tomorrow located in Rockville, Md. recently found themselves working with another local organization, The American Diabetes Association, to celebrate history.

Avery Dennison Announces Top 15 Wraps
02/13/2018

Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions recently announced their list of the "Top 15 Wraps of 2017." This fourth annual list of vehicle and non-vehicle wraps features Avery Dennison vinyl used in unique

BHDP Hires Bill Thiemann
02/08/2018

BHDP Architecture is pleased to announce that Bill Thiemann, has joined their Cincinnati office as Director of Experiential Graphic Design and will be responsible for expanding this practice across

Daktronics Continues Enduring Support of SEGD as 2018 Platinum Partner
02/08/2018

In 2018, Daktronics extended their partnership with SEGD, which began in 2006.

Escape Lounges
02/08/2018

At Reno-Tahoe International Airport, MAG USA recently introduced its newest Escape Lounges project.

Introducing the Rainier Cloud
02/05/2018

Recently, Rainier Industrial Art introduced the "Rainier Cloud," a series of architectural fabric sculptures designed to bring ethereal beauty, form and functionality to spaces.

Scott Wickstrom, Gallagher & Associates COO
01/31/2018

Gallagher & Associates recently announced the appointment of Scott Wickstrom as Chief Strategy and Operations Officer.

U.S. Bank Stadium Primed for Football’s Big Game with Daktronics Displays
01/30/2018

When U.S. Bank Stadium welcomes the pinnacle game of football this Sunday, more than 31,000 square feet of LED displays manufactured and installed by Daktronics of Brookings, South Dakota, will create the ultimate game-day experience for fans.

Luci Creative Announces Three Key Additions
01/29/2018

The team at full-service masterplan and exhibit design firm Luci Creative was very proud to recently announce the addition of three new talents who have joined their staff.

Moss Changzhou Opening
01/26/2018

Moss’s global footprint has expanded with the opening of Moss Changzhou in eastern China. The newly-built facility—at more than 7,700 square meters—is Moss’s fourth tension fabric production center servicing the global trade show, retail, event and corporate environment markets.

SignAgent Inc. announces the launch of SignAgent
01/25/2018

SignAgent Inc. announces the launch of SignAgent™, a new all-in-one cloud-based wayfinding and project management platform. SignAgent allows for easy surveying, planning, programming and maintenance of signage and can automatically create fabrication-ready vector artwork right from the system.

ESI Design "Paints" 515 North State
01/23/2018

At 515 North State, ESI Design transformed the building’s lobby into an eye-catching contemporary art space.

Jesse Yungner, DLR Group
01/17/2018

DLR Group is a firm comprised of 29 offices around the world whose stated mission is to "elevate the human experience through design." Their Minneapolis office is excited to announce that talented experiential graphic designer Jesse Yungner has joined the firm’s Visual Communications Studio.

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.

Büro North Announces New Directors
01/12/2018

Büro North recently announced the appointment of two new directors, Brooke Murray and Chris Thorpe. These promotions recognize their significant contribution to the business in an exciting period of national growth and development for Büro North.

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.

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