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In experiential graphic design, digital technology refers to the means of creating, storing, processing, and displaying of electronic communications, stories, moving content, effects and added functionality in a built environment.

Digital Technology Articles

Science, Meet Storytelling—Stanford's Morphogenesis
Science, Meet Storytelling—Stanford's Morphogenesis

Read Time: 7 minutes

"Morphogenesis," a generative installation at the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Biology Research Building on the Stanford University Campus designed by Knot (Portland, Ore.) and artist Jonathan McCabe, is the first installation that connects user interaction with a large-scale media mesh platform—built by GKD Metal Fabrics (Cambridge, Md.).

Take a Look at the Bright Side—15 Vibrant Projects
Take a Look at the Bright Side—15 Vibrant Projects
Fabrication Story: Massive Marble Touch Table
Fabrication Story: Massive Marble Touch Table

Thoughts and Opinions

Creating Flexible Commercial Environments for a Post-lockdown World
Creating Flexible Commercial Environments for a Post-lockdown World

Read Time: 4 minutes

How can the owners of airports, convention spaces, hotels, offices, malls and other commercial spaces create environments that accommodate the changing nature of how public spaces will work as we “open up” post COVID-19?

By Jason Hutty, PAM Wayfinding

Three Myths About Technology in Museum Experiences
Three Myths About Technology in Museum Experiences
What is Wayfinding? Part 4—What's Next in Wayfinding? (image: person holding ipad)
What is Wayfinding? Part 4—What's Next in Wayfinding?

Explore SEGD Award Winners

Aluksne Banitis Station
Aluksne Banitis Station
YouTube Lobby
YouTube Lobby
Lighter, Stronger, Faster: The Herreshoff Legacy
Lighter, Stronger, Faster—The Herreshoff Legacy
Animate Turangalila
Animate Turangalila

SEGD Talks - Digital Technology videos

Patrick Gallagher and Carlo Bailey - Dialogue: Disruptive Practice
Patrick Gallagher and Carlo Bailey - Dialogue: Disruptive Practice
Michael Shaub - Making/Code
Michael Shaub - Making/Code

Digital Technology Academic Research

Digital Technology EGD Firms

SEGD Digital Technology Podcasts

The ideal way to learn from your desk. These courses consist of podcast recordings of webinar and workshop materials delivered by the top professionals in EGD in the SEGD community.
$10 for individual Podcasts and $30 for the Podcast collections (best value) for members. Click for content details.

Sign Location Plans
Changing Space with Technology
Balancing Physical + Digital with Immersive Environments
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Digital Technology News

Adaptive Spaces by Second Story
Second Story's Guide to Adapting to Life Under the Curve

Read Time: 1 minute
Interactive design firm, Second Story aims to ease safety anxieties and empower people to return to shared spaces by developing Adaptive Spaces, a path to help businesses and organizations rapidly adapt to their every day physical experiences post-quarantine.

Daktronics and DCL Deliver Curved LED Feature Display for Complexity Gaming
Daktronics and DCL Produce Curved LED Feature Display for Complexity Gaming

Read Time: 2 minutes
The production of a double-sided, twisting LED media feature that now serves as the centerpiece for Complexity Gaming's Esports training venue in Frisco, Texas, was the result of a collaboration between Daktronics of Brookings, South Dakota and Design Communications Limited (DCL) of Boston, Massachusetts, who engineered, managed, fabricated and installed the engaging media display using narrow Daktronics LED displays.

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