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Arthouse Denver helped to revitalize the downtown 14th Street area.
Denver's 14th Street Revitalization

A complicated stakeholder group and a cadre of firms, including Arthouse Design, linked together in Denver to transform the 14th Street corridor from a dingy commuter raceway to a vibrant business district.

Form:Media Creates Story on the Landscape in Batoche
Form:Media Creates Story on the Landscape in Batoche
Image of the Atlanta Falcons Stadium
A Team Effort—Football Design Stories for Game Day

Thoughts and Opinions

Clearview on U.S. highway signs
States, Highway Officials Push Back on Clearview Turnaround

The Federal Highway Administration’s turnaround on the use of Clearview—the typeface designed to improve highway sign legibility, especially for aging drivers—has state highway officials, Clearview designers and researchers frustrated and wondering how to push back the clock.

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WalkNYC Pedestrian Wayfinding
WalkNYC Pedestrian Wayfinding
Rockaway Beach Boardwalk Graphics
Rockaway Beach Boardwalk Graphics
Revolution in the Landscape
Revolution in the Landscape: Re-Experience the Halprin Fountains
“Me Too”
“Me Too”

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Darren David - Thinking Beyond

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Defining the City - Developing Urban Identity, Interpretive & Wayfinding Systems
Fundamentals of Graphic Design

Urban and Civic News

CIVIQ to Transform San Antonio
CIVIQ Smartscapes to Transform Downtown San Antonio

Bexar County Commissioners recently announced a new pilot program to bring state-of-the-art urban technology to the urban center of Bexar County, Texas, putting the community at the forefront of smart, connected cities. As part of the program, CIVIQ WayPoints will be installed throughout the County complex in downtown San Antonio, providing residents with high-speed public Wi-Fi and access to county information via interactive touchscreen displays.

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Inspiring Community via Connectivity—Thinking Caps Design in Phoenix

Recently Thinking Caps Design placed 2nd in a design competition held by an Arizona chapter of AIA (American Institute of Architects).