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Refinery29’s Art Director Isabel Castillo Guijarro Has Some Advice.

Klim designed Geograph to live across the media company’s magazine, TV channel, and website.

The project is part of an Adobe initiative called Hidden Treasures that resurfaces design gems from the past in Adobe products–previously, the company recreated the paintbrushes used by painter Edv

Christie teamed up with the TCL Chinese Theatre to create the world’s first permanent projection mapping show on a cinema’s façade.

According to a new report from CBC News, the University of Guelph will be installing a new wayfinding system that will help students who are visually impaired or blind.

Often placemakers and developers talk past one another.

LG Electronics redefined the possibilities of signage design with the recent unveiling of its revolutionary LG OLED video wall now on display at the Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo.

The digital signage industry is experiencing an exciting growth period at the moment, with the rising interest in “smart city” projects and a resurgence of advertiser interest in out-of-home.

Dr. Andrew Dent of Material ConneXion talks about a new wood panel that enables you to create 3 dimensional surfaces using air pressure.

With digital advancements determining the future of wayfinding apps, Bruno Maag explores the typography journey through transport and technology.

Los Angeles-based non-profit ShareWell unveiled the design on Wednesday for its new state-of-the-art Cayton Children's Museum at Santa Monica Place.

Local architecture, engineering, interior design and planning firm Gresham, Smith and Partners announced Wednesday it has named six new owners, each based in Nashville.

Named Cereal, the font has big ambitions from its scrappy beginnings.

So how can a popular innovation journey with such a good track record for innovation success be considered a failure?

Last week, the Smart Cities New York conference at Pier 36 on the Hudson River welcomed 1,300 people for two days of panel discussions, keynote speeches and seminars on a host of issues facing citi

A presentation by Cambridge Analytica, portraits generated from DNA and a Facebook drone sit beside each other in a new design exhibition that opens to the public this weekend at London's V&am

A response to new research.

NanoLumens CTO Gary Feather highlight 4 key ways in which digital signage applications are evolving, offering advice on keeping pace with customers’ needs.

There’s a steady stream of events around the globe this month to keep the design crowd busy—here’s everything that should be on your radar.

The power of design to change the world in positive ways has been rapidly becoming more understood in the past 20 years.

Ford has developed a "new haptic visual language" that allows blind people to experience the view through a car window.

Mark Bohs, director of sales, Americas, Datapath, pointed out how the true value for digital signage is the ability to offer "access to information to the public in a timely fashion."

Powers is setting out to install 100 signs throughout the region that mimic the shape of “No Parking” or “One Way” street signs, throughout the summer.

We are entering the second iteration of 3-D wayfinding thanks to both augmented reality and virtual reality technologies.

Musings on everything from lucky breaks to the current state of design, the limitations of graphic design as self-expression, and a hell of a lot more.

The celebrated American graphic designer Milton Glaser has compiled a book of over 400 of his posters from the last six decades.

If anyone could read braille, maybe it would be more common for those who need it.

The first images of Populous' MSG Sphere venue, planned for a site near the Olympic Park in east London, have been released.

Some years ago Jim managed to snag the interview of the century with one of symbols biggest stars.

The best of Burning Man is coming to the Smithsonian for anyone to experience–no dust goggles or potable water supply required.

It has its own emoji, but where did the new Accessible Icon come from?

Supergraphics are an exciting way to express the overall aesthetic of a project and create an engaging environment.

Li-Fi is likely to reshape the world in ways Wi-Fi didn’t, by transmitting data through lamps, streetlights and more.

Congress is considering legislation, framed under false pretenses, that will help businesses to shirk architectural protections of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

And it looks like a really big sports bar–in a good way!

All-seeing Trump tells your misfortunes at the design museum in London.

Design thinking is taking over the world–and your child’s brain, if the Museum of Design Atlanta has its way.

Go. Just go.

You know you’ve really made the big time when a children’s book commemorates your achievements, as has been done for George Washington, Madame Currie, Martin Luther King, John F.

3M and eyefactive recently teamed up to showcase interactive digital signage at Integrated Systems Europe in Amsterdam.

Vince dropped around to my beach pad in Bondi for a coffee and we took the time to chat about the future of design and how everyone, even business leaders, could benefit from thinking more like des

With 36,000 locations, often visited by people driving on unfamiliar highways, those arches could make for a pretty functional bit of wayfinding design, too.

Any collaboration is only as good as the relationships, which take work.

British architect David Adjaye has completed work on New York's museum of spying, which invites its first visitors to become undercover agents.

The University of South Carolina’s spectacular new Football Operations Center will open to great fanfare near the end of this year.

I really hate it when people describe my work as data visualization.

Hudson Yards’ first condominium tower, 15 Hudson Yards, has topped out at its full architectural height of 914 feet, with exterior cladding also more than halfway complete.

Michael Bierut will be a guest on Person Place Thing on April 5.

To stay competitive in any market, having a digital transformation strategy is a necessity.

It’s not enough to just design beautiful assets, effective typography, and color schemes.

It’s not enough to just design beautiful assets, effective typography, and color schemes.

Proponents claim that H.R. 620, called the ADA Education and Reform Act, is intended to strengthen the ADA and give businesses the opportunity to react prior taking legal action.

At the Olympics, designers get to consciously shape our sense of history as we experience it. Here’s how that role has evolved over the decades.

22Miles' brand new AR plug-in can be added to any existing Mobile Apps, or utilized through the 22Miles platform for an emerging wayfinding user experience.

Hostile designs can look innocuous, like “armrest” bars dividing up a public bench to prevent rough sleeping.

Spread the love! These 75 architecture valentines—handmade by ArchDaily readers from around the world—were chosen out of nearly 400 submissions.

GDUSA starts each year by choosing a group of "People To Watch" who embody the spirit of the creative community.

Ford tries to find out with its new pilot project.

Soon, however, with multi-user VR being rapidly developed, VR will do more than just ensure dynamic consumption.

With over 100 million people expected to watch the game this Sunday, all eyes will be on the brand-new US Bank Stadium, where a huge permanent roof will ensure that come rain, shine, or snow, Minne

Love modern design? Have $6.5 million to spare? Then you should definitely buy this–the preserved-in-amber former home of Massimo and Lella Vignelli.

Whether it’s called human-centric, universal, or inclusive design, our primary job is to create exceptional experiences.

Whether you're working on projects in these countries or you're looking to broaden your knowledge of universal design, these guides should come in handy. 

The Sign Research Foundation (SRF) drew a capacity crowd to its first full-day university workshop earlier this fall, which coincided with the International Sign Association’s (ISA’s) Sign Manufact

The project, named Woven Into The Future, has seen Reebok partner with three different designers, in the hope of showcasing the "limitless potential" of Flexweave – a material made from strands of

Designers have a responsibility to develop greater accessibility, whether physically or mentally, in tactile, visual, and aural ways.

On December 1st 2017, reSITE invited a handful of intellectuals to Berlin for the My City / Your City salon held in partnership with Airbnb, spending a day and night with them brainstorming about p

We’ve hit a ceiling in augmented reality.

As it turns out, simply defining what does or doesn't constitute make a city "smart" is trickier than it sounds.

The digital signage landscape is always the same, but also changing at the same time. 

Milton Glaser debuted three new works in 276 New York City subway stations.

Ultimately, whether our designs are sustainable comes down to the early decisions we make for the building, with our choice of materials having a huge effect on the overall carbon footpri

Venice? Chicago? Lisbon? Seoul? Architecture biennials, biennales, triennials, and triennales have become a vital part of the culture of modern architecture.

TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Research Report 177: Enhancing Airport Wayfinding for Aging Travelers and Persons with Disabilities provides guidance to assist aging travelers and

Maximizing usability and engagement for all is a design goal from ideation to installation.

While the basic principles that placemaking espouses are often hard to question, this manifesto in particular begs one question: Is placemaking understood and defined clearly enough for it to

Metro and subway maps can tell us a lot about cities. What these "maps" rarely tell you with any reliability, though, is the actual geography of the city itself.

What do these terms mean anyway? The most simple explanation is: a typeface is what you see, a font is what you use. 

Car exhaust ink. 3D graphene. A brand new blue—and a brand new crayon.

Late at night, working alone, this anonymous hero from the United Kingdom town of Bristol “makes punctuation marks to stick on errant signs,” in the words of the BBC reporter. 

Created for the NGV Triennial, "Moving Creates Vortices and Vortices Create Movement" straddles the ever-bending boundaries between art, technology and experience, sucking visitors in.

Digital Signage Expo (DSE), the world’s largest international trade show and educational conference dedicated to digital displays, interactive technology and digital communic

The app provides real-time gate, train, and boarding information for Amtrak trains, and also helps you navigate the station to find restrooms, exits, ATMs and restaurants.

Marina Willer has brought the traveling exhibition to life with colorful, storyboard style graphics, while Jody Hudson-Powell and Luke Powell have created a motion-controlled robot installation.

Titled "Flatiron Reflection," the design comprises a set of vertical metal tubes that together create a horseshoe shape in plan and a fluted perimeter.

Titled "Flatiron Reflection," the design comprises a set of vertical metal tubes that together create a horseshoe shape in plan and a fluted perimeter.

New regulations of name boards in Beijing will not lead to "monotony" or affect the signage of time-honored brands, a city official has said.

549 Chinese symbol signs, one universal wayfinding language.

Heatherwick Studio’s glimmering staircase monument, ‘Vessel,’ has topped out after eight months of construction at New York City’s Hudson Yards development.

Miami's Institute of Contemporary Art has opened its dedicated building in the city's Design District, featuring a metallic facade designed by Spanish firm Aranguren + Gallegos Arquitectos to

After speaking with Boissy and getting a taste for the passion he has for his job, I'm thinking of referring to him as "The CMO of Smart Cities."

The Future Starts Here explores the advantages and perils of ever-advancing technology and product design, from artificial intelligence to 3D-printing and cryogenic freezing.

The Oakland Athletic's have hired four firms to lead the design and urban planning for their new ballpark on the Peralta site, near the heart of Oakland.

Nick Bannikoff and Carlo Giannasca explain why they’re on a mission to build a strong community of experiential designers here in Australia.

The art installations, which are located along UBC's main mall walkway, work in a way that is similar to invisible ink.

SEGD’s Xlab returned to New York City this month with a focus on “Experiences in the Era of Disruption,” a showcase of how disruption impacts experiential graphic design and how people interac

John Hanke and Brian McClendon think mapping is vital to self-driving cars and augmented reality.

With Open House, Pierluigi Colombo wants us to get smarter with how we use housing spaces.

Wu Chi-kai started in the business 30 years ago and, despite newer technology and government regulations, is still kept busy today.

Diller Scofidio + Renfro have been selected to collaborate with The Costume Institute on a new exhibition at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art focused on the relationsh

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