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Typography is the foundation of environmental graphic design and many experiential graphic design projects. Along with color, scale, and form, typography is a basic building block of communications in the built environment.

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DeafSpace Exhibit Design at Gallaudet University’s Maguire Center
DeafSpace Exhibit Design at Gallaudet University’s Maguire Center

C&G Partners (New York) designed the Maguire Welcome Center visitor experience at Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C. for “deaf eyes” using DeafSpace Guidelines in partnership with the university and Dangermond Keane Architecture.

Nike NYHQ Dream Teamwork
Nike NYHQ Dream Teamwork
Image of Clearview Signage in Penn.
U-Turn Permitted—FHWA Reverses Clearview Decision

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Design To Go
Design To Go—Los Angeles

In this week's installment of Design To Go, Diane Burk visits California, stopping in Laguna Beach and Los Angeles.

Clearview in Pennsylvania
FHWA Stands by Clearview Decision for Highway Signs, but Clarifies its Use for Community Wayfinding
Clearview on U.S. highway signs
States, Highway Officials Push Back on Clearview Turnaround

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City Point
City Point
Allen Institute for Brain Science
Allen Institute for Brain Science
DZNE German Centre for Neurodegenerative Diseases Signage System
DZNE Signage System
Exhibitionism - The Rolling Stones Exhibition
Exhibitionism—The Rolling Stones Exhibition

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Allan Haley: Scaling Typography

Typography Academic Research

Typography EGD Firms

Typography News

Headshot of Paula Scher
Paula Scher Featured in "Abstract" Series on Netflix

Pentagram’s Paula Scher is featured in the new documentary series “Abstract: The Art of Design,” now streaming on Netflix. The show explores the lives and ideas of leading figures in design and architecture, with each episode focusing on a single creator and their practice. Scher’s entry, directed by the noted documentary filmmaker Richard Press (“Bill Cunningham New York”), looks at the influence New York City has had on the designer’s work, her lifelong love of typography, and the map paintings she creates alongside her client projects.

Convent of the Sacred Heart School
Poulin + Morris Creates EGD for Girls' School

Poulin + Morris (New York) created a bold and energetic branding and environmental graphics program for the new 53,000-sq.-ft. Athletics and Wellness Center at Convent of the Sacred Heart School on Manhattan’s Upper East Side.