SEGD is an amazing community of designers, fabricators and manufacturers who create experiences that connect people to place. One of the many membership benefits of SEGD is a library of talks from SEGD's 4-6 events a year. Starting from 2014, these videos are available for viewing for members for free. If you are a member please log in (hint: top right below search) if not please join SEGD and experience its amazing resources.
The Surface Imaging program at Thomas Jefferson University offers a unique graduate design education by viewing anything and everything as the canvas through the utilization of a variety of printing technologies.
Over the last decade, Bluecadet has helped the Museum of the American Revolution develop their identity through graphics and interactive experiences that reaffirm their mission to tell the complete story of the Nation’s founding.
SEGD Members Cloud Gehshan and Urban Sign worked on the recently opened Philadelphia elevated park. Phase one is the prototype of a park that will be twice as wide and twice as long as the New York High Line. Urban Sign employed laser cutting and delicate metal fabrication to help the designers capture the feel of the gritty neighborhood while supporting an interpretive approach that is legible and tactile.
An extraordinary exhibit over 2,000 years in the making, Terracotta Warriors of the First Emperor explores the remarkable science behind China’s ancient terracotta figures through engaging interactives, powerful media, compelling graphics and more.
One of the greatest challenges faced was the size and scope of the story, interpreting a site with over 8,000 life-size statues, 120 chariots, and 520 horses. The exhibit had at least 10 full-sized figures, and over 100 precious artifacts of jade, gold and bronze spanning 500 years in ancient China’s history.
This past Thursday, we met up at Mission Taqueria in Philadelphia to taco 'bout it.
We invited local 16 members representing designers, project managers, educators, fabricators and students all participated to join us for an intimate dinner and conversation about what's next in our industry and the challenges we see ahead.