Placemaking and Identity

Our chapter recently refocused our chapter goals to start with a laser-like focus on North Florida, since that is where our chapter co-chairs live and have the most influence. Our plan is to build up the presence and voice of the experiential design community in this area to start a groundswell of interest that we hope to see ripple out through the rest of Florida. (pictured: Spirit of '76 by Brett Waller)

 

SEGD Florida Chapter Meeting

Dairy Farmers of America Headquarters

Dimensional Innovations recently completed work on an impressive brand experience for the Dairy Farmers of America’s new world headquarters building in Kansas City, Kansas, designed by HOK.

Colfax Avenue Branding

Colfax Avenue is looking brighter, and people are taking notice. Find out what all the buzz is about at Art-i-Fax, a local street party and art fair at the intersection of Colfax and Park Avenues, on Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. ArtHouse Design, the Denver design agency responsible for Colfax’s brand identity package, including logos, icons, a responsive website and street banners, invites Denver residents and visitors to come for the free koozies—and stay for the live music, local art, street food and cold beer.

SEGD C+P Journal Victoria Baird

Making the Invisible Visible was a project that surveyed recent examples of alternative exhibit spaces and methods that have been successfully utilized by parks, museums and event organizers. Making the Invisible Visible was a project that surveyed recent examples of alternative exhibit spaces and methods that have been successfully utilized by parks, museums and event organizers.

SEGD C+P Journal University of Houston

EGD is a valuable tool for beginning graphic design students to gain awareness of the direct relationship between design and place/community. Two of our lower level seminars, Art of Walking and Text in the Landscape, aim to achieve this.

SEGD C+P Journal KT Meaney

Collaborating with the non-profit Groundwork Cincinnati Mill Creek, students proposed a sign system along a major industrial riverfront — the Mill Creek — for its current and future trail system

“This place is really Instagrammable, you’ll see what I mean.”

Cloud Gehshan Spring Garden

A busy transit hub entrance in an underpass on Spring Garden Street in Philadelphia receives a dramatic and illuminating makeover courtesy of NV5, Cloud Gehshan and The Lighting Practice.

Everything Wine, SmartDesign Group

The much anticipated Everything Wine Vancouver location is now open, unveiling an updated look for the celebrated wine store. Designed by local firm SmartDesign Group (Smart), the goal was to widen the brand’s customer demographic, creating a store that appeals both to their current customer base as well as a younger, millennial-generation wine lover.  

Moss at Adidas Flagship NYC

To celebrate its shoe release for global NBA hoops star James Harden, Adidas used Moss' new eMotion™ animated lightboxes in the windows in its New York flagship store. These animations became the first in a series of collaborative animations.

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