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Urban and Civic Articles

Images and Reflections—Black Lives Matter Plaza
Images and Reflections-Black Lives Matter Plaza

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With the speedy installation of typographic murals on the streets of several cities including Washington D.C. in support of the goals of the Black Lives Matter movement, many conversations have been sparked not only about inequity, policing, performative distraction and political tactics, but also about community organizing through the use of signs and its relationship to the practice of EGD.

10 Projects that Build Connection in Communities
10 Projects that Build Connection in Communities
Take a Look at the Bright Side—15 Vibrant Projects
Take a Look at the Bright Side—15 Vibrant Projects

Thoughts and Opinions

Equitable Public Space, More Important than Ever Before
Equitable Public Space, More Important than Ever Before

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Increasingly, we grasp the value of friendly, walkable neighborhoods and flexible open spaces—places where we can spend time outdoors with our kids, family members and neighbors (at an appropriate distance) during these times of crisis.

Wayne Hunt's "Waynefinding"
Mormon Wayfinding
Who will own the smart city?
Who Will Own the Smart City?

Explore SEGD Award Winners

Shanghai Playscape
Shanghai Playscape
Buoyant
Buoyant
Spring Garden Connector
Spring Garden Connector
U.S. Embassy in London, Poetry of Place
U.S. Embassy in London—Poetry of Place

SEGD Talks - Urban and Civic videos

Darren David - Thinking Beyond
Isabel Castilla + Hamish Smyth - Miami Underline: Creating a New Urban Landscape
Isabel Castilla + Hamish Smyth - Miami Underline: Creating a New Urban Landscape

Urban and Civic Academic Research

Urban and Civic EGD Firms

SEGD Urban and Civic Podcasts

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Urban and Civic News

A Punctuated Experience for Alexander Isley, Inc.
A Punctuated Experience for Alexander Isley, Inc.

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Last year, Alexander Isley Inc. Designers (Redding, Conn.) started work with HMA2 Architects on the development of an environmental design program for The Westport Library (Westport, Conn.). After many months of transforming the space, the new library is open and up and running.

SMART Makes Big Digital Investment
SMART Makes Big Digital Investment

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