How have today's educational environments shifted to accommodate our unprecedented access to information? How is today's school in some sense "edgeless" as students encounter seamless and fluid new technologies and media tools? How have architecture and design adapted to both influence and reflect these changes?
Graphic Design + Architecture, a 20th Century History
Richard Poulin's long-awaited Graphic Design + Architecture, A 20th-Century History examines the often overlooked union of graphic design and the built environment in the context of artistic, social, and cultural movements and influences of the 20th century. Released in November 2012, Graphic Design + Architecture is the first publication of its kind to provide a detailed historical overview of the pairing of these two disciplines.
Shop Life exists at the intersection of culture and commerce. Working closely with the Tenement Museum, Potion designed an interactive counter where products tell the stories of the shops that once sold them. Shop Life is the first interactive installation ever incorporated into the historic museum.
Dan is a past board member of SEGD and works for Technomedia Solutions, directing the company's global business development efforts, working with architects, designers, producers and clients worldwide. He has extensive experience in the design and implementation of immersive environments, interactive multimedia exhibits, and the development of large-scale touring exhibitions and is an advocate of the design-build process having successfully led numerous LEED-certified projects.
We are excited to announce our upcoming Small Talks. Big Ideas. event at Gensler. These events allow attendees to break out of the auditorium and into speakers' work spaces for engaging presentations and dialogues.
Presenters: Andrea Plenter, Korapin Thupvong, Jessica Beck, Laura Gralnick, Matthew Calkins, Brian Brindisi, and Corey Mintz
SEGD NY invites you to join us in celebrating summer with friends and colleagues!
Date/Time: Wednesday July 24, 20136:30pm to 8:00pm Open Bar sponsored by CRĒO Industrial Arts Cash Bar after 8:00pm Location: Ella Lounge 9 Avenue A, between 1st and 2nd Streets Closest Subway: F to Second Avenue
We are excited to announce our first xChange event. These events allow members the opportunity to participate in round table discussions focusing on topics relevant to our field. Attendees will be treated to a livey discussion and a catered breakfast
Topic: How do you stay inspired?
Share in a discussion with designers and industry members who have experience with challenges and opportunities that result from working in-house and in consultant based situations.