Systems Design Feature Articles

Lance Wyman's seminal 1968 Olympics Graphic Identity
1968 Mexico City Olympics
02/18/2014

Summer of ‘68

Jane Davis Doggett, Environmental Graphics Pioneer
01/27/2014

Jane Davis Doggett

Andreas Uebele
01/15/2014

Architype

40 Great Moments in Environmental Graphic Design
01/11/2014

40 Great Moments in EGD

From the Paris Metro to wayfinding apps, EGD continues to do what it has always done: connect people to place.

Golden Gate National Parks Signage and Wayfinding
01/10/2014

Signage is Golden

In the Golden Gate National Parks, a new wayfinding system unifies a vast system of urban and rural sites, informs and guides visitors—and lives up to San Francisco’s high design standards.

For San Franciscans, visiting a national park is not something you have to drive hours to do

TriMet Transit System Signage by Mayer/Reed
TriMet Transit System Signage
12/24/2013

Making the Train

Mayer/Reed applies sustainable design approaches in its revamp of signage for Portland’s TriMet transit system.

America 92 Exhibit
Ronald Shakespear, FSEGD
12/01/2013

Ronald Shakespear: Making the City Legible

SEGD's 2008 Fellow on design, cities, and storks

3 images of National Parks Service Graphics elements
National Park Service Identity and Signage
09/14/2009

From the SEGD archives, circa 2009: this project was a very important contribution to the National Park Service, which celebrated its centennial less than a month ago on August 25, 2016. With the help of a graphic identity that reflects the National Park Service mission, “America’s best idea” keeps getting better.

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