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Art and design are powerful tools for articulating and enhancing the uniqueness of a specific place while expressing facets of the shared human condition. At their best, Public Installationsimbue spaces with meaning and context.

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The entrance to the Hyundai Card Music Library and Understage, featuring a mural by JR
2017 SEGD Global Design Awards Categories Explained

The SEGD Global Design Awards were launched in 1987 to demonstrate how design improves the quality of life for people everywhere by creating memorable experiences in places where we work, play, shop, travel and gather. The international design awards program is focused solely on Experiential Graphic Design and recognizes the world’s best examples of experiences designed to connect people to place.

Today, the SEGD Global Design Awards encompasses 7 categories that represent key practice areas of Experiential Graphic Design:

Meraas City Walk Image
100 Million Pixels in Dubai at Float4’s City Walk
Best Content of 2016 Graphic
SEGD's Best Content of 2016

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SAIC LeRoy Neiman Center Donor Recognition
SAIC LeRoy Neiman Center Donor Recognition
Revolution in the Landscape
Revolution in the Landscape: Re-Experience the Halprin Fountains
“Me Too”
“Me Too”
101 Collins Street
101 Collins Street

SEGD Talks - Public Installation videos

 Darren David - Transforming Public Spaces
Darren David - Transforming Public Spaces
Nik Hafermaas - Pushing the Boundaries

Public Installation Academic Research

The Interplay between People and Art

Public Installation Firms

SEGD Public Installation Courses

The ideal way to learn from your desk. These courses consist of webinar and workshop materials delivered by SEGD.
$50 for individual courses and $200 for the course packs (best value) for members. Click for content details.

Beyond Screens Course
Banner Graphic for the SEGD Dynamic Signage Course Collection on
Fundamentals of Graphic Design

Public Installation News

2017 SEGD Design Awards Jury
2017 SEGD Global Design Awards Jury Announced

Paul McConnell of Intersection (New York) heads the acclaimed multidisciplinary design task force.

WASHINGTON, DC—Paul McConnell,Design Director at Intersection (New York), a technology, experience design and innovation firm, will serve as Jury Chair for the 2017 SEGD Global Design Awards. He leads a team of eight celebrated designers practicing in a range of disciplines from wayfinding to interactive experiences.

2017 SEGD Global Design Awards
2017 SEGD Global Design Awards Opens for Entries on Dec. 1

Awards Program to Honor Design that Connects People to Place

WASHINGTON, DC (Nov. 30, 2016)  – The 2017 SEGD Global Design Awards, the only international awards program focused on user experiences in the built environment, will officially open for entries on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016.