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Urban and Civic Articles

2019 SEGD Fellow Paula Scher—Exactly as Rendered
2019 SEGD Fellow Paula Scher—Exactly as Rendered

Read Time: 17 minutes

Paula Scher needs no introduction—she’s a megawatt luminary in graphic design, an accomplished artist, a longtime Pentagram partner and the creative source of many beloved and inspiring environments.

2019 SEGD Global Design Awards Sylvia Harris Winner, Skyline Wayfinding (image: sign mounted on top corner of building)
2019 SEGD Global Design Awards Sylvia Harris Winner, Skyline Wayfinding
A Read for Speed—Oran Park Library (image: front of library building)
A Read for Speed—Oran Park Library

Thoughts and Opinions

Wayne Hunt's "Waynefinding"
Mormon Wayfinding

Read Time: 4 minutes
It's hard to get lost in Utah towns and cities. That is, after you learn the somewhat unusual system of street names and numbers.

Who will own the smart city?
Who Will Own the Smart City?
Clearview on U.S. highway signs
States, Highway Officials Push Back on Clearview Turnaround

Explore SEGD Award Winners

ENCOUNTER: Meeting Points on Buffalo Bayou
ENCOUNTER—Meeting Points on Buffalo Bayou
Nicollet
Nicollet
Cornell Tech
Cornell Tech
Brewing Heritage Trail, Cincinnati
Brewing Heritage Trail, Cincinnati

SEGD Talks - Urban and Civic videos

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

Urban and Civic Academic Research

Urban and Civic EGD Firms

SEGD Urban and Civic Podcasts

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Webinar 2015 | Budgeting 101

Urban and Civic News

SMART Makes Big Digital Investment
SMART Makes Big Digital Investment

Read Time: 1 minute

NanoLumens Nixel Series LED Displays at Melbourne Historic Town Hall
NanoLumens Nixel Series LED Displays at Melbourne Historic Town Hall

Read Time: 2.5 minutes

First of its kind four-post NanoLumens display design draws visitors in from the street for an illuminating presentation on Melbourne’s Aboriginal history.