Many architects and designers have been asking for a resource on the "new" ADA guidelines for signage, the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design, enforceable as of March 15, 2012 for new construction and renovations. There are a few great outlines and whitepapers available (SEGD!) that highlight the changes and updates. Before we get specific, let’s discuss the goal of the ADA: intent.
Thank you to everyone who attended our first event of 2018 and helped welcome our new co-chairs! We enjoyed lots of great conversation (and, of course, wine) in the high-ceilinged warehouse of The Skeleton Root. And congratulations to Jessie Kaising and Lucy Cossentino-Sinard, our raffle winners!
BHDP Architecture is pleased to announce that Bill Thiemann, has joined their Cincinnati office as Director of Experiential Graphic Design and will be responsible for expanding this practice across all its markets. Bill brings over 30 years of design and branding experience to his role. He is also an active member of the Society for Experiential Graphic Design and Leadership Cincinnati Class 39.
By Nicole R. Roberts, Creative Lead at Kolar Design
This summer I returned back to my alma mater to team teach Design Systems, a junior-level experiential graphic design course. We guide students to research social issues within local communities to co-create wayfinding systems and strategic placemaking design.