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Segura at Chill Laus Barcelona. 07-01-15. The ADG-FAD organizes a monthly conference called Chill Laus about the design culture at Disseny Hub Barcelona. On July 15, 2015, Carlos Segura will present at 7.00 pm in Barcelona, Spain. Read More »

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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 »

Random Portfolio Showcase

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Q101 : Twisted-4 poster

Poster for the "Twisted-4" concert series for Q101 Radio in Chicago.

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T26 Digital Type Foundry : Puter poster

Front of the T26 "Puter" poster showcasing a special bundled collection of fonts.

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Illinois Tourism : Custom font

Illinois Now is a quarterly magazine published by the Illinois Bureau of Tourism. They needed an easier way of handling the icons used throughout the magazine and supplemental brochures. They provided the icons in EPS format which we cleaned up and incorporated into a single dingbat font.

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5inch : Poster #1

The first 5inch poster featuring the company's initial disc 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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LaFace Records : Tony Rich CD

LaFace Records' production of Tony Rich's "The Rich Only Gets Richer" release.

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Segura : Promotional book

A very limited edition Segura promotional book called "30 pieces" (cd case carrier and slipcase)

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New Riders : Home Page Usability book cover

Covers for New Riders Publishing's "Home Page Usability" book cover by Jakob Neilsen.

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Holt McDougal : Logo

Logo for Holt McDougal, grades 6-12 educational publishing company.

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And1 : Roundball font

And1 approached us to design an exclusive typeface based on their logotype for use in their web and print designs. Created from scratch and working from just three letters and a number, we (thru our partner T26) designed RoundBall Regular and Bold.

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Celcius Films : Logo

Celcius Films is a film production company based in New York.

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Corbis : 66 brochure

The Corbis 66 catalog is the second of our "concept" catalogs. The title "66" comes from the process of numbering each letter of the alphabet (A=1, B=2 and so on) and then taking the letters from "corbis" and equating them to numbers, totaling "66". The first issue was about cars.

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Marks|Markus : Logo

Logo for Marks|Markus, a health food import company.

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Christina Aguilera : Newsletter

Christina Aguillera's official fan club newsletter.

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Buell : Commercial

This 60 second television commercial was done for Buell Motorcycles by director Anders Uhl and Carlos Segura. It features the Buell Lightning.

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Gigmania : Logo

Gigmania is a national online concert listings portal.

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Tiaxa : Logo

Logo (as part of a full identity system) for Tiaxa, a cellular telephone company in Latin America and based out of Miami.

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Lexico : Logo unification project

Identity system consisting of the unification of Lexico, and it's three online brands, Dictionary.com, Reference.com and Thesaurus.com.

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Lesley Spencer : A Moveable Feast CD

"A Moveable Feast", one of several releases by Lesley Spencer and part of a re-branding effort for her "Grabriella Music" label.

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A big thanks and congrats to our friends at My Sister Fred for inviting us to be a part and contribute to their TEDx Opening for London Business School.

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Great to be a part of The Feast in Chicago.

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The T26 font features for May include Exuberance by Andrew Graham, Duty and Doctarine by Lee Fasciani, Effectra by Anuthin Wongsunkakon, Domestos Sans by Gunter Schwarzmaier, Kiro by Ryoichi Tsunekawa and Aaux Next by Neil Summerour.

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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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