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Drink up! SEGD explores four distillery experiences
Drink up! SEGD explores four distillery experiences

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It’s summertime, and now that people are out and about, we're looking for unique experiences to share with our friends. Visiting distilleries has gained in popularity over the past 15 years, and consumers want to know more about the process—whether at small-batch craft distilleries or large-batch commercial distilleries—and taste the results! SEGD looks at member firms who have designed “distillery experiences” to cultivate a greater public knowledge of the science and art of distilling.

Edsel and Eleanor Ford House Visitor Center
Edsel and Eleanor Ford House Visitor Center
SLD Brings the “Fountain of You” to Shenzhen (image: lobby)
SLD Brings the “Fountain of You” to Shenzhen

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Tillamook Creamery Visitor Experience
Tillamook Creamery Visitor Experience
Understory at Amazon Spheres
Understory at Amazon Spheres
Viega Interactive Learning Center
Viega Interactive Learning Center
Radio Flyer Headquarters Expansion
Radio Flyer Headquarters Expansion

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Ben Gilmartin - Creating Meaningful Experiences
Ben Gilmartin - Creating Meaningful Experiences

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Color-Ad Fabricates Exhibit for new Pullman National Monument and Visitor Center
Color-Ad Fabricates Exhibit for new Pullman National Monument and Visitor Center

This Labor Day the Pullman National Monument will debut their new visitor center dedicated to this historical monument. The visitor center includes an exhibit chronicling the history of America’s first industrial community fabricated by Color-Ad Signs and Exhibits.

The exhibit features a model of a Pullman sleeper car, displays of artifacts, and wall panels with enlarged photos text chronicling the time of the Pullman company.

Ford House Opens New Visitor Center
Ford House Opens New Visitor Center

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Now open to the public Ford House has a brand new 40,000 square foot Visitor Center. The new facility accompanies the 1920s historic mansion and other buildings on the 87-acre estate. Full-service experience design agency, Luci Creative, led the interpretive planning and exhibit design for the project, in partnership with Richard Lewis Media Group. Other project partners and contributors included architect SmithGroup, general contractor Frank Rewold and Son Inc., custom fabricator Ravenswood Studio, Inc., and A/V specialist Creative Technology.