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Design 50 2014: Who Shapes Chicago. 03-21-14. We at Segura are extremely honored to be named one of the "Design 50: Who Shapes Chicago 2014" for a second year by NewCity. Read More »

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TDC 1000. 09-17-13. Back in 2001, T26 was honored by the Tokyo Type Directors Club with a Bronze Prize for the T26 Newspaper series of promotional materials for the foundry. It now featured in the new The Tokyo Type Directors Club's TDC 1000 book which features projects that received a Tokyo TDC Annual Awards and celebrates the 25th anniversary of the organization. Read More »

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Segura Fuel. 08-27-13. SEGURA GETS FUELED.
Fuel Your Process founder Brenda Bergen, the creative force behind Wink Design Atelier, asks Carlos Segura (and others) how he gets fueled. Read More »

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Logobook by Taschen. 07-31-13. Two of our logos are part of "Logobook" by Ludovic Houplain from Taschen which features approximately 7000 logo designs organised alphabetically. Read More »

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Design 50: Who Shapes Chicago. 03-24-13. We at Segura are extremely honored to be named one of the "Design 50: Who Shapes Chicago" by NewCity. Read More »

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Slanted to Cuba. 01-01-13. The special 320 page issue #21 of Slanted, titled "Cuban Poster Art – The New Generation", will be released in the Spring 2013, attracting attention to an international level and also showcasing typography, photography, graphic design and illustration. Segura in honored to be a part of the featured artists. Read More »

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The Fifty Project. 11-12-12. Segura, along with Massana have been invited to participate in The Fifty New Logos Project to celebrate the Rolling Stone's 50th Anniversary. Read More »

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Segura at Petit Comite. 11-09-12. Carlos Segura presents to Petit Comite in Barcelona on November 1st, 2012. Read More »

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Segura Nuance. 08-01-12. The number one, volume one Fall issue of Nuance features an interview of Segura by Zach Kaplan, a graphic designer from Chicago. Read More »

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Typography Sketchbooks. 11-22-11. The Jack Daniel's custom font project is featured in Typography Sketchbooks by Steven Heller and Lita Talarico which includes some very impressive talent, such as Matthew Carter, Art Chantry, Milton Glaser, Maira Kalman, Erik Spiekermann, Rick Valicenti and Yee-Haw Industries, to name just a few. Read More »

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SRAM pART Project. 10-19-11. Carlos Segura will be one of three judges for the SRAM pART Project, on November 30th, where artists transform bike parts into art. The art is auctioned off and the proceeds help people in need through World Bicycle Relief. Read More »

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Segura at UTArlighton. 09-01-11. Carlos Segura will give a lecture (which is open to the public) and workshop at the Visual Communications Dept at UTArlington in Dallas on the evening of September 28th, 2011. Read More »

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Segura at Energy BBDO. 06-01-11. Carlos Segura has been invited to speak at Energy BBDO's Creative Salon on Thursday, June 23rd. Read More »

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Covering Comic Books. 05-31-11. Dave Seliger showcases selected comic book covers on Core 77 and includes us as one of "six current cover artists who exemplify the aesthetics of good design and product identity". Read More »

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Proposito interviews Segura. 05-30-11. Rodrigo Teixeira's Proposito interviews Carlos Segura for his blog from SVo Roque, Brazil. Read More »

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Segura inducted as "Special Member" of Korean Society of Typography. 03-16-11. Carlos Segura has been inducted as a "Special Member" of the Korean Society of Typography. Read More »

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Designing Change. 12-07-10. The 2010 November/December issue of How Magazine includes a "Designing Change" feature on The Streets of Sadness project, conceived by Segura to create awareness for those with no choice but to beg for money. Read More »

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Graphic Design Solutions. 07-29-10. Five of Segura Inc's projects have been included in this Instructor's Edition of Graphic Design Solutions by Robin Landa, and published by Wadsworth. They include branding for Plungees and Lightflow, to event design of the Q101 Slime Ball concert series, to CDs for both Lesley Pencer titled Authentic Flavors, as well as Willie Nelson's "Teatro" release. Read More »

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Typo Berlin 2010. 05-20-10. Carlos Segura will speak at TYPO 2010, May 20-22, 2010 along with some 50 designers and creatives that will show how easy success can be if you trust in your passion. Read More »

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Segura at Flashpoint. 05-10-10. Carlos Segura will present on May 10, 2010 at Chicago's Tribeca Flashpoint Academy in Scott Smith's "The Elastic Mind" advertising and creativity event, and is one of 12 guest speakers in the series. Read More »

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Design in the Moment. 05-06-10. Carlos Segura will be interviewed in the Design In The Moment, podcast hosted by Jim Jacoby and Jim Cohen on May 6th, 2010. Read More »

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Segura joins Designers Studio. 04-05-10. Segura, along with Quim Massana (Known as Segura-Massana) have been invited to join the team at Designers Studio in London, who specialize in producing work for the theatre (plays, musicals, and opera), the music industry, film and television. Read More »

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Life In Perpetual Beta. 04-01-10. After 18 months of filming discussions with the most creative, successful people, Life In Perpetual Beta, is a documentary produced and directed by Melissa Pierce, is near completion. Showcasing the thoughts, views and opinions of (in order of appearance) Chris Saad, Jeffrey Zeldman, Baratunde Thurston, Juliette Powell, Seth Godin, Biz Stone, Brian Solis, Liz Danzico, Xuanlan Nguygen, Carin Goldberg, Lorem Feldman, Jeff Pulver, Gary Vaynerchuk, Liz Strauss, Jim Coudal, Jake Nickell, Jeffrey Kalmikoff, Jason Fried, Tatiana DeMaria, Nova Spivack, Carlos Segura, Kevin Lyman and Dan Pink.

Life in Perpetual Beta is a documentary film about the ways in which technology has/is/will change the ways in which we think about ourselves as individuals and a society. It is exploring the cultural shift that technology creates as it enables people to live less planned and more passionate lives. Read More »

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Parallels Audio Visual. 03-18-10. Carlos Segura will join Carlos Perez of Elastic People, Paul Forat, VP A&R Sony Music, Photographer Mateo Garcia, and Ed Agudelo, account director at Universal Music as part of the panel discussion at AIGA Miami's Parallels Audio Visual on Thursday, March 18, 2010 in Miami's Design District. Read More »

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Segura in Versus. 03-01-10. Segura is showcased in the 8th issue of Indonesia's Versus Magazine focusing on client relations. Read More »

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Segura at Fresno. 02-08-10. Carlos Segura will make a presentation at The Fresno State Graphic Design Club's Lecture Series at Fresno State on February 18th, 2010 at 6pm. RSVP on Facebook. Read More »

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Humble Pied. 12-01-09. Another great project by Mig Reyes includes Carlos Segura's "single tip" on Humble Pied. Read More »

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uKre8 Advice. 11-23-09. A few thoughts on how to be happy from George, of the VS Project, who is the main contributor to the uKre8 the VS project website. Carlos throws in a few thoughts in the fifth of 16 posts. Read More »

Random Portfolio Showcase

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DC Comics : Filth comic books

Filth is a comic book limited-edition series released thru DC Comics by Grant Morrison, Chris Weston and Gary Erskine. A variety of covers were explorations were designed, as well as the initial first years' launch with collector slipcases.

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MCA : Logo

Logo for MCA Records (Music Corporation of America).

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T26 Digital Type Foundry : Agosto poster

This is one of many posters for Agosto in Japan, one of our global distributors.

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Cartype : Website

Cartype is a comprehensive study and collection of reviews and typographical applications of emblems, car company logos and car logos with images, comments, links, car company information and general interest.

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Performance Bikes : Logo

Logo concepts for Performance Bike.

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Corbis : RF-2 catalog

The RF catalog series is an ongoing campaign branded as "RF" to promote the Royalty Free collection offered by Corbis. This is the second of the series, called RF-2.

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5inch : Poster #1

The first 5inch poster featuring the company's initial disc collection.

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AGFA : Font catalog

The first of a series of font catalogs for AGFA featuring talent by state. This is the Chicago version. Letter-pressed at Hatch in Nashville.

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RockShox : Front Forks

RockShox, a company owned by SRAM asked us to create "logotypes" and designs for their "first to market" bike shocks.

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Cultura : Stationery

Identity system for Hispanic agency in Texas.

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American Crew : Rock Book 2

Limited edition book showcasing up-and-coming artists in the music industry. This book was designed as a CD case, with all the pages as loose plastic inserts held by 3-ring clips and also includes a CD sampler.

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Corbis : Digital Gallery

The Corbis "Digital Gallery" collection.

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37signals : Stationery

As one of the founding members of 37signals, not only did we name the company, but also did the identity system which consists of a variety of elements like business cards, letterhead first and second sheets, envelopes in a variety of sizes, mailing labels, note pads and stickers, to name a few.

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DJ Razorface : Poster

Poster for the promotion of the limited edition CD for DJ Razorface.

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T26 Digital Type Foundry : Shoe Repair poster

Poster feautring the font inspired by signage in South Africa and called "Shoe Repair" by Brode Vosloo.

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T26 Digital Type Foundry : Font catalog #23

Font catalog #23 is one of countless catalogs produced by the T26 Digital Type Foundry for inclusion in their limited edition Font Kits for the purpose of promoting the latest offering of fonts, dingbats, EPS sets and artwork.

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Corbis : Warhol catalog

These materials were created to promote and announce Corbis' acquisition of the Warhol image collection. The primary message was sent in the form of a calendar.

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Alternative Pick : Catalog

A limited edition version of the Alternative Pick catalog. This New York based sourcebook came complete with a series of lettter-pressed posters, postcards, stickers, pencils, notepads, bookmarks and two calendars, among others.

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Q101 : Twisted-9 posters

Poster campaign for the "Twisted-9" concert series for Q101 Radio in Chicago.

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We are dedicating the September #font showcase to ten unique, special and extremely creative typographical EPS sets by Without Walls and Ron & Joe.

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This March, T26 features a select group of very useful, clean, expansive and somewhat edgy modern san-serif typeface families starting with Alpha, DIN Schriften and Corporate S by URW, Baba by Eyal Baumert, Antartida by Latinotype, Boucle by Ramiz Guseynov, Baksheesh by Identical, Compasse by Ryoichi Tsunekawa and Calvin by Michael Parson.

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Volksblast 2015 is a yearly event for the Volkswagen enthusiast community in South Miami, Florida.

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9,000 were originally built in 1947 at the Wolfsburg factory in Germany and were the first Beetles sold to civilians.

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Widetrack Trike filmed at the 2015 Volksbalstshow in South Miami.

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1966 Volkswagen Type 3 Squareback built by Yaril's Customs for Anthony Carcelli.

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1947 BMW 315 Barchetta Mille Miglia Special. The one of one 3.5 year restoration by The Werk Shop in Libertyville, Illinois.

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A quick look of some classic automotive interiors.

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A personal note card for Jason Fried of Basecamp in Chicago. Produced at Rohner Letterpress by Segura Inc.

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T26 is starting the new year by showcasing selected typefaces from Rian Hughes of Device from the UK. These are just a few from his impressive collection, but featured fonts, which vary in style, category and size include Paralucent, Korolev, Wormwood Gothic, English Grotesque, Dukane, Dynasty and Ministry.

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This December T26 ends the year with a focus on Alias. All of the fonts featured this month are by Gareth Hauge and offer an impressive variety of styles, weights, personalities and design. While most of the families here are "complete" sets, they are also available in smaller combinations for those of you who don't need all of the weights. While there are more Alias fonts than are shown here, our showcase includes Union, Sylvia, Aminta, Anomaly, Granite, Cactus, Elephant and Harbour.

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