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Wayfinding can be defined as spatial problem solving. It is knowing where you are in a building or an environment, knowing where your desired location is, and knowing how to get there from your present location.

Wayfinding Articles

2017 SEGD Fellow Jan Lorenc
2017 SEGD Fellow Jan Lorenc—Joyfully Inconsistent

Lorenc recently took his position in the canon of SEGD Fellows at the 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami, beside experiential graphic design trailblazers, including Massimo Vignelli, Lance Wyman, Wayne Hunt, Robert Venturi, Sue Gould, David Gibson, Donald Meeker and Michael Reed, among others.

IA Interior Architects' Game Changer—LinkedIn San Francisco
IA Interior Architects' Game Changer—LinkedIn San Francisco
Arthouse Denver helped to revitalize the downtown 14th Street area.
Denver's 14th Street Revitalization

Thoughts and Opinions

Who will own the smart city?
Who Will Own the Smart City?

By now you’ve probably seen those silver, black and blue monoliths on the streets of Manhattan. Looking like giant cell phones, they’re part of LinkNYC,the communication network CityBridge has installed in New York City as a replacement for 7,500 pay phones. These 10,000 electronic slabs are also something else: an early and somewhat faltering step on the road to the Smart City, dressed up now as a new class of street fixture.

Image: Openeye Global
The Digital Directory Experience + Airport Retail—Enabling Engagement
Who Needs Signs Blog
Who Needs Signs?

Explore SEGD Award Winners

Google Wayfinding
Google Wayfinding
Forage
Tacoma Art Museum Rebrand and Sign Scheme
Tacoma Art Museum Rebrand and Sign Scheme
Branksome Hall Campus Wayfinding
Branksome Hall Campus Wayfinding

SEGD Talks - Wayfinding videos

Richard Garcia - Planning and Designing for an International Gateway
Tim Fendley - Toward a Smart(er) City

Wayfinding Academic Research

Wayfinding Firms

SEGD Wayfinding 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.

2017 SEGD Xplorer

Wayfinding News

Jessica Schrader, C&VE (New York)
C&VE's Jessica Schrader Promoted to Senior Project Manager

Jessica Schrader has been promoted to Senior Project Manager at C&VE (New York). Since joining C&VE in 2013 Jessica has headed projects for SUNY’s College of Optometry in Manhattan, SUNY’s Life Sciences Building in Fredonia, Planned Parenthood of New York, The Riverside Church and Amtrak nation-wide, among others.

Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 SEGD Global Design Awards!
2017 SEGD Global Design Awards—Honoring Excellence in Experiential Graphic Design That Connects People to Place

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Winning projects in the 2017 SEGD Global Design Awards were announced on June 10 at the 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami. The SEGD Global Design Awards is the only international awards program focused on user experiences in the built environment.

Wayfinding Events

2017 SEGD Wayfinding