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June 2014

Douglas Morris Receives the 2014 SEGD Fellow Award—the Organization’s Highest Honor

Poulin + Morris is pleased to announce that Douglas Morris has received the 2014 SEGD Fellow Award—the organization’s highest honor.

Awarded annually by the Society for Experiential Graphic Design, the SEGD Fellow recognizes a designer who promotes the highest values in experiential graphic design and significantly contributes to the growth of the field. SEGD Fellows are honored for creating a body of work that epitomizes the highest standards of practice in the field of experiential graphic design. Previous Fellow honorees include: Ivan Chermayeff, Tom Geismar, Deborah Sussman, Richard Poulin, Robert Venturi, and Massimo Vignelli.

As Co-founder, Design Director, and Principal of Poulin + Morris Inc., Douglas Morris has directed visual communications programs for clients including ABC News, Ann Taylor, Barnard College, The City University of New York, CNN, College of William & Mary, Columbia University, Fordham Law School, Free Library of Philadelphia, Goldman Sachs & Co., Hines, Hyatt Hotels and Resorts, Jones Lang LaSalle, Madison Square Garden, Mason School of Business, National Museum of African American History and Culture, National Museum of American Jewish History, Newseum Freedom Forum, New York Hospital Queens, New York Public Radio, New York University, Penn State University, Princeton University, Revel Entertainment, Samsung Corporation, Smithsonian Institution, Time Warner, University of Michigan, University of Pennsylvania, WGBH Educational Foundation, and The Wharton School of Business.

His work has been published in periodicals and books worldwide and has received awards from American Corporate Identity, American Institute of Architects (AIA), The American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA), Applied Arts, Boston Art Directors Club, Global Corporate Identity, Graphic Design USA, Graphis, and Society for Experiential Graphic Design (SEGD). He is also coauthor of Wayfinding: Designing and Implementing Graphic Navigational Systems, published by RotoVision.

Doug is past President and board member of the Society for Experiential Graphic Design and former chairman of the organization’s annual international design awards program, entitled Diversity in Design. He is a member of American Institute of Architects, The American Institute of Graphic Arts, and the Society for Experiential Graphic Design.

Doug graduated from Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, where he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Graphic Design.

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