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In healthcare facilities, binging sustainability to bear on experiential design practices boosts the benefits of both strategies

Between the soaring popularity of HGTV shows and meaningful new studies on the impact interior design can have on healing and happiness, it’s not surprising that designers (and even non-designers;

The type of disruption most companies and government agencies are facing right now is a once-in-every-few-centuries event.

The Creative Placemaking Leadership Summit is taking place next weekend at the Renaissance Cincinnati Hotel downtown.

Jon Emmony has installed a five-storey augmented reality experience, called Digital Falls, in the atrium of Selfridges department store in London.

In uncertain times, designers weigh what jobs to take.

Dubbed PhotoChromeleon, the "reprogrammable ink" gives objects the ability to change colour and pattern when exposed to light of certain wavelengths.

With a chip that can track your every move, New York’s city-issued ID cards are about to take a seriously dystopian turn.

Welcome to our new column that turns an eye on the styles and graphic trends you’re seeing everywhere

Of all the steps a city can take to make itself more pedestrian-friendly, developing a integral system of signage is both a quick and easy improvement that makes a world of difference--as shown by

As in-store technology continues to evolve, retailers are recognizing the need and opportunity to know everything that's happening in the store.

Improving sustainability, encouraging community and helping people navigate the data economy are some of the things that media architecture can offer.

French designer Camille Walala has installed benches, planters and flags adorned with her signature colourful patterns along South Molton Street to turn the road into the Walala Lounge.

Designers are mourning the passing of Wim Crouwel, the celebrated Dutch graphic designer who, in word and deed, championed the idea that creating clear, straightforward communications is the profes

The company uses modelling tools to give public agencies a comprehensive portrait of how, why, and where people travel across the city.

Developers utilize placemaking to drive up traffic, buzz, and ultimately revenue at their respective projects.

As systems and tools to reimagine the built environment, they present diverse opportunities to rethink traditional workflows.

Deploying a digital signage network on any scale can be a long, involved process for a business. 

But as Wade + Leta learned, there are a few things they need to know to get those fla$hy brand jobs

Burning Man revellers, including architect Bjarke Ingels, have captured the installations, pavilions and stages at this year's event, including elevated stepping stones and a huge arm made of scrap

Digital signage vendors are constantly innovating and testing new tools, ranging from AI to dynamic content to responsive touchscreens.

Major cities are facing major crises. The United Nations estimates that by 2050, almost one billion people with disabilities will live in cities, representing 15% of total city dwellers.

A group of survivors from the deadly 2016 Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida are protesting the creation of a museum and memorial for the tragedy – which firms including Studio Libeskind

Mexican designer Norberto Miranda has designed inflatable structures that look like massive beans to host an exhibition that celebrates the traditions and intersection of Mexican gastronomy, music

Here are some guidelines for measuring your digital signage ROI.

One recent report notes that the total value of active infrastructure projects in the GCC alone has reached a staggering $1.14 trillion in 2019.

Opened in May 2019, the Barbican’s major new exhibition has been designed by Architects Tonkin Liu.

Art successfully grew his three-person design studio into the World’s largest architecture firm.

The project includes a two-story building with a green-roof of plants native to the Korean peninsula and California.

The first word of this sentence is a little different than the rest — it begins with a capital letter.

The designer is recognized for creating a body of work that epitomizes the highest standards of practice in environmental graphic design.

As summer turns to fall, there are many design weeks happening around the globe—from Chicago to Helsinki

Lighting manufacturers are offering systems allegedly attuned with our circadian rhythm. Three experts discuss whether these products have an impact.

NeoCon 2020 Calls for Speakers, Lululemon Flagship Opens, and More News in Chicago

Tel Aviv museum exhibition highlights how cities can be tools for instigating change with activism and innovations in architecture and design.

The installation takes up the museum's entire great hall, and will be open through Sept. 2.

They want to point out that being an industry member of SEGD is congruent with their focus on innovative manufacturing to construct custom-designed signage to support the design vision and customer

How will 5G affect the digital signage industry?

One of the most popular mantras for innovation is “avoid criticism.” The underlying assumption is that criticism kills the flow of creativity and the enthusiasm of a team.

The market is expected to witness a CAGR of 8.0% over the forecast period, owing to increasing demand from end-use industries, which prominently include retail and healthcare, is anticipated to pro

Daniel Libeskind has designed an outdoor installation called Through the Lens of Faith in Poland to showcase photographer Caryl Englander's portraits of Auschwitz-Birkenau survivors.

Last month, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) used a Detroit wall as a platform to highlight how discriminatory housing policies have divided our communities.

The market is expected to witness a CAGR of 8.0% over the forecast period, owing to increasing demand from end-use industries, which prominently include retail and healthcare, is anticipated to pro

The market is expected to witness a CAGR of 8.0% over the forecast period, owing to increasing demand from end-use industries, which prominently include retail and healthcare, is anticipated to pro

Sport Society in Dubai, UAE, will become the biggest commercial sports mall in the world upon completion.

You need to look further than your gadgets.

Catalyst, Designer, Orchestrator and Champion. Most companies still don't know how to effectively use the role of Chief Experience Officer. Joe Pine and Jim Gilmore explore how in their article

The signs in a new wayfinding system being put up this fall by Topeka’s city government will be physically stronger than those from the previous system, according an official with the city’s public

To honor the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum later this month will project the image of a 363-foot Saturn V rocket onto the Washingto

He led a consortium of several architectural firms — formally known as the Freelon Adjaye Bond/SmithGroup — that won the design competition for the National Museum of African American History and C

Atlanta – Digital Signage Expo (DSE), the leading conference and trade show for digital display and interactive technology, has opened its call for speaker proposals and is accepting submissions fo

We've chosen our top 10 summer architecture and design exhibitions from around the world.

More than 3 in 4 millennials (78%) would choose to spend money on a desirable experience or event over buying something desirable.

Audiences want technology — especially at museums, a 2017 Culture Track report shows

Think of it as Material Design for data visualization.

Long before the days of radio (and those convenient little smartphone applications), the US Postal service began a cross-country air mail service using army war surplus planes from World War I, man

Will Ayers takes a look at how technology is influencing how we think about and navigate the built environment.

As part of our series looking at jobs in design studios, we speak to Pelin Morris, wayfinding graphic designer at Endpoint, about her fascination with human behaviour, why she observes people in sh

Before Battery Park City, artists and sun-seekers made themselves at home.

Eligible candidates must hold a teaching or research position (full-time faculty or teaching adjuncts) at an accredited college or university who offers education in communication design or related

Alan Robles talks about how Gensler is exploring the future of the workplace powered by IoT, AR, the cloud and other digital technologies.

Alūksnes bānīša stacijas ekspozīcija saņēmusi prestižu dizaina balvu ASV

The Seoul Metropolitan Government has won several awards for its public art projects and its crime prevention designs.

What’s the role of a designer in AI?

The new store replaces the original restaurant that opened in 1984, located on the corner of 45th and Broadway.

An inside look at how Giorgia Lupi became the firm’s 24th partner

In today’s digital landscape, customer experience (CX) is much more than just customer service.

ORIGINALFRESH The Grand Summit Beijing is the third shop Drawing Architecture Studio (DAS) designed for this juice brand.

The famous airport terminal designed by Eero Saarinen in 1962 for Trans-World Airlines is alive once again thanks to hotelier MCR Development and our collective fetish for mid-century modern design

A new museum opening at the Statue of Liberty is giving visitors another opportunity to explore its history and impact on the world.

The entities have teamed up to expand the reach of Gozio's mobile wayfinding platform, which includes interactive maps and other features, to health systems nationwide.

The ideal time for retailers and franchisees is every three years, when equipment warranties expire, while concerns about costs can be managed with rental finance, writes Kevin Bierman.

The Solution to Your Dropped Calls Could Soon Transform the Smart City Model

The smart suitcase will warn the users of impending collisions while the app can help with navigation of the airport.

New York-based design practice snarkitecture continues to transcend the boundaries between creative disciplines with its latest installation, SWAY by snarkitecture, unveiled by INTERSECT by LEXUS —

Travelers with disabilities will have a smoother journey to and through Edinburgh Airport thanks to these accessibility apps.

Designers can move easily between drawing in a virtual-reality environment and on their tablet using the latest update to Gravity Sketch.

More designers + illustrators are moving to the Indian city—here’s what your life might look like if you joined them.

A young woman does not cross a deserted street at dawn in the same way as a white man wearing a suit or as an immigrant who may not be welcomed by local citizens.

'A quien corresponda' is an exhibition at the Kirkland Gallery at the Graduate School of Design at Harvard, which emerges as a call within another.

Jack Porter, an experiential design group specializing in branded sports environments and interactive design, recently moved into their new office space on West Stone Avenue.

Need to convince others of the value of design thinking? Use these 10 strategies

Augmented reality isn’t just for gaming. While Pokemon Go! may have introduced the average person to this developing technology, it by no means represents its sole use.

To coincide with the launch of experience design handbook Worlds of Wonder, Anna Mitchell caught up with Stan Boshouwers, one half of the author duo behind the book, to explore how a space can tell

Sidewalk Labs has created a new signage system to explain the invisible sensors that are tracking you when you’re in public areas. But there’s still no way to opt out–besides leaving.

USWDS 2.0 adds built-in support for custom typefaces, and sometimes you need one that’s simple, neutral, and isn’t Helvetica.

A Canadian civil liberties group is taking aim at all three tiers of government for allegedly allowing Sidewalk Labs to make decisions about citizens’ privacy in Toronto.

Digital Signage Expo 2019 wrapped with its second-highest attendance and highest number of end users in the show’s history.

The design world flocked to Milan last week for its design week.

As part of a significant renovation program at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina, Sensory Interactive created a new digital media program for the stadium’s club-level restaurants

Snøhetta’s Martin Gran on how graphic design should co-exist with other disciplines

Helvetica is one of the most popular typefaces on the planet. Here’s why Monotype decided to remake it.

Alex Knoll's concept app could make getting around easier for people living with a disability.

How can thoughtful design encourage healthier choices, lifestyles, and work environments?

You shouldn’t feel pressured to follow your passion or find purpose in your job.

Rotterdam or Havana? Four urban planners share what makes a city compelling to them.

With Milan design week kicking off next week, design editor Augusta Pownall picks the best shows to take in, from an installation built from bio-bricks to a multi-room exploration of neuroaesthetic

The long-awaited Tottenham Hotspur Stadium has opened in north London, featuring a retractable pitch that can host both Premier League football matches and American football.

Artist JR has created a giant 3D optical illusion from paper that imagines the iconic pyramid at the Musée du Louvre in Paris continuing underground, but it has already been destroyed.

Citizens would be happy to use part of their own tax contribution to fund solutions that address urban issues such as congestion.

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