The firm's website for the American Association of Architects, favoritearchitecture.org , has won an "Outstanding Website" 2008 Web Award from the Web Marketing Association . "Outstanding Website" is a special honor level. From the Web Awards description : Recognizing that several outstanding sites may be entered in the same category and only one site can win Best of Industry, this award allows...Read More
C&G Partners is working on signage, architectural graphics and exhibits at the new Yankee Stadium, opening in April 2009. Today the Times ran an image of the main sign being installed (shown here) alongside an article about security at the last game. Caption: "Yes, they really are serious about it..." Photo by Librado Romero.Read More
Steff Geissbuhler will give a "Design Hero Lecture" next week at the AGI Student Conference in Chicago, on Tuesday, September 23, 2008. From AGI Chicago: On September 23-28, 2008, over 1000 of the world’s top designers, students, educators and graphic arts professionals will converge in Chicago for the 2008 AGI Congress and AGI Student Conference. Alliance Graphique Internationale (AGI) will...Read More
This month marked the end of the first full year of exhibition touring for "America's Favorite Architecture," the firm's traveling exhibit for the American Institute of Architects , shown below at the new headquarters of contract furniture maker Haworth in Michigan. The exhibit is still going strong, touring around the country.
Next week, Steff Geissbuhler will speak about the firm's new brand identity for the Greater Hudson Heritage Network at the annual conference of the American Association of State and Local History (AASLH). Steff's lecture will be on Friday, September 12, 2008 in Rochester, New York. Steff is delighted to speak at AASLH. The organization gave C&G Partners three...Read More
This week, Rockport Publishers released Masters of Design: Logos and Identity . The book profiles twenty well known designers, including C&G Partners co-founder Steff Geissbuhler . The profiles "are not only inspirational, but they provide real-world advice and support designers can use in their projects."
The book was (well) put together by Sean Adams and Noreen Morioka of AdamsMorioka .Read More
Steff has been invited to become the ADC Design Sphere Jury Chair for ADC's 88th Annual Awards Competition. From ADC: ADC's longstanding goals are to elevate the best and to encourage and inspire both working creative professionals and those who are entering the field ... the ADC Design Sphere is awarded to a body of work produced for a...Read More
Our recently-opened Erie Commercial Slip landscape exhibit project was just featured on Buffalo Rising Online. It's an interesting read and has some great pictures. Keith is the scale model in photo #1. Here's a short excerpt: Keith Helmetag, a partner with C&G Partners LLC, principal designers of the exhibits and site graphics at Erie Commercial Slip invited BRO on a...Read More
Steff Geissbuhler was just interviewed in TAXI. In the interview, he shares some of his philosophy about branding, design, mergers and a few other things. Along the way, TAXI kindly calls Steff "one of the industry's most established veterans on branding" and suggests that he has been "helping to 'invent the entire category' of corporate identity."Read More
On Saturday, Jonathan spoke at the fifth annual Cranbrook exhibit design retreat. He reviewed a number of "museumless" exhibit projects by the firm. Museumless projects are ones that are developed like museum exhibits (they are curated, credible and educational) but you don't find them in museums. They might be in a library, an observatory, on a sidewalk or on...Read More