The Society for Experiential Graphic Design has unveiled the winners of the 2017 SEGD Achievement Awards. Since 1987, SEGD has honored the people, firms and establishments whose work has considerably superior the environmental and experiential graphic design fields.
2017 SEGD Fellow
Jan Lorenc, Lorenc+Yoo Design
The SEGD Fellow Award acknowledges a person for selling the best values in environmental and/or experiential graphic design and considerably contributing to the course and progress of the sphere. SEGD Fellows are the laureates of environmental and/or experiential graphic design, whose physique of labor epitomizes the best requirements of follow within the subject.
Previous SEGD Board member Jan Lorenc has been Principal and Design Director at Lorenc+Yoo Design since 1978. His design philosophy is rooted in a holistic understanding of the venture and the creation of an built-in venture experience-a methodology that has carried his agency on a variety of structure, public artwork, panorama, inside and experiential graphic design tasks worldwide. Lorenc has been honored internationally by quite a few design publications and organizations, and he’s a frequent lecturer.
2017 SEGD Distinguished Member Award
Kelly Kolar, Kolar Design
The SEGD Distinguished Member Award acknowledges a person for demonstrating excellent volunteer efforts whereas considerably contributing to the course, progress and excellence of SEGD packages. Recipients of the award have been instrumental in cultivating college packages, advancing accessible and inexperienced design and selling cultural agendas by means of design.
Since she joined SEGD within the 1990s, Kelly Kolar-President, Founder and Chief Artistic Officer at Kolar Design-has served the affiliation as an concerned supporter, Board Member and ambassador, serving to construct consciousness nationally and domestically. Along with her award-winning design work, Kolar has been introducing a brand new era to experiential graphic design as an adjunct professor on the College of Cincinnati.
2017 SEGD Arrow Award
SH Immersive Environments
The SEGD Arrow Award acknowledges exemplary service or dedication to advancing applied sciences and manufacturing in experiential graphic design and striving to supply the best high quality in services and products to the sphere. Recipients of the SEGD Arrow Award have superior new manufacturing processes, led the event of progressive new merchandise and championed sustainable practices and supplies.
Progressive design options fabrication agency SH Immersive Environments was based in 1975. Via the usage of its unique FOLIA (customized high-pressure laminate) and ALTO (customized powder-coated graphics embedded in aluminum) merchandise, SH Immersive Environments creates a wide range of graphic surfaces including-but not restricted to-signage, flooring programs, partitions, murals, cladding and tables. The corporate additionally designs, builds and installs company environments.
2017 SEGD Perception Award
M.D. Anderson Most cancers Middle
The SEGD Perception Award acknowledges entities that persistently fee environmental graphic design packages that considerably improve or promote alternatives for the sphere and experiential graphic design schooling and reveal a long-standing dedication to acknowledge the sphere. Recipients of the award are the visionary design purchasers behind years of excellent museum displays, progressive hospital wayfinding programs and rewarding partnerships between architects, builders and designers.
The M.D. Anderson Most cancers Middle launched their groundbreaking built-in wayfinding system in 2004 with the assistance of fd2s and have funded an lively, revered Graphics and Wayfinding Group inside their group that has maintained and enhanced the system (with the assistance of consumer analysis and prototyping) over the past 10 years as services doubled to 18 million sq. toes. Immediately they’re piloting indoor location technology-another massive leap in usefulness for sufferers and guests.