John Lutz, DAAP ’95 and SEGD President is being recognized with the Chicagoans for Cincy! 2017 Rising Star Award.
Each year, University of Cincinnati Chicago-area alumni and the UC Alumni Association host an alumni awards gala in Chicago to recognize and celebrate the many contributions and overall excellence of UC alumni in countless fields of endeavor.
Mactac and and their partner found the best combination of materials and fabrication solutions for the graphics for the popular fast casual eatery in Chicago, matching a variety of applications to wall and window surfaces—and meeting an aggressive timeline.
The original design concept for Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is already winning awards, from both Grocery Headquarters and Progressive Grocer magazines. api(+)'s services included brand strategy, store planning, prototype design, graphics, architecture and rollout.
To honor donors and Board of Trustees members for their investment in the college, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago commissioned Media Objectives at Valerio Dewalt Train to create an engaging donor wall in the main lobby of the new LeRoy Neiman Center. Inspired by the school’s core values—rigor, experimentation, playfulness and invention—the team designed a donor recognition element that is itself a work of art.
E-paper technology is best known for its use in eReaders around the world. But a unique collaboration between artist Nik Hafermaas of Ueberall International and E Ink Corporation—makers of E Ink Prism™, the eco-friendly, high-fidelity alternative to LED that powers the Kindle reader—has resulted in the world’s largest three-dimensional application of e-paper technology.
300 South Wacker Drive, a commercial office building in downtown Chicago’s West Loop, needed a new identity. ESI Design envisioned a map theme that would highlight the building’s connection to the city and the river. Their solution is a 40-story mural that proclaims “You are Here” on the building exterior and a bright, captivating entryway and lobby.