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2017

Digital Signage Expo - the world's largest and longest running conference exclusively dedicated to innovative digital displays and interacive technologies - hosted the Shop Association Design Awards. Two projects that DCL worked on, including airport restuarant Kaedama and retail ice cream shop CoolMess, took home 1st place in their respective categories. DCL congratulates designers Rockwell Group and Gensler, and every team member that contributed to each respective project!


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DCL's Sawgrass Mills took first place in the Best Electronic Monument Sign category in the Signs of the Times 2017 award contest. The project, designed by RSM, features laminated glass pylons with a programmable lighting system ...


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2016

DCL (Design Communications Ltd.), a custom fabricator of architectural specialties, joined forces with the Innovation and Design Building in the Seaport District, to participate in a charity food drive to benefit The Greater Boston Food Bank. With neighborly support, the event raised over 5,200 food cans to help support our local Boston community...


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Mike McCarthy is Vice President at Design Communications Ltd. (Boston), an internationally recognized custom manufacturer of architectural specialty products...

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The Whitney Museum of American Art pays tribute to 20th and 21st-century American art. Located at the terminus of the High Line in New York's Meatpacking District, the museum contains over 21,000 works of art, including paintings, sculptures, photos, film and new media. Entro Communications was engaged to develop the identity signage, wayfinding, donor recognition elements and electronic event displays for the museum's nine floors over 220,000 sq. ft. of space...

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When Marguerite Loucas and Nicholas Cyprus, siblings and fourth-generation owners of New York restaurant Burger Heaven, approached Gensler to bring their "make-your-own-ice-cream" store concept to life, our mouths began to water...

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The Boston Society of Architects (BSA) has a committee celebrating and encouraging the success and leadership of women in the design community. The Women in Design committee, organizes monthly networking events and this month, Denise Lugar, Principal and Whitney Perkins, Associate Principal were invited to speak about the environmental graphic...


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RTKL (now CallisonRTKL), a leading architectural design firm, recently renovated its Dallas office and enlisted DCL to engineer, fabricate, and install new environmental graphics. Inspired by the dynamic, creative, and vibrant urban life in Dallas, RTKL envisioned...

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2015

Pentagram and DCL (Design Communications Ltd.) collaborated on a monument to the popular Mad Men television series and its protagonist, ad man Don Draper, to coincide with the show's final season...

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It's the details that elevate the Summit Bechtel Reserve from an awesome high-adventure destination to one of the coolest places on earth. Details like the signs. At the archery area called the Bows, yellow, red and blue targets are integrated into each letter of the sign...

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The Downtown Business Improvement District (BID) recently rolled-out the first phase of its pedestrian wayfinding program along Summer Street, between the MBTA’s Park Street and South Stations. The four kiosks are the first in the city built to the new display guidelines established by the BRA in partnership with the BID and...

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2014

In Fall 2012, the Public Theater opened a major revitalization of its New York home in the former Astor Library, a historic 1854 landmark located on Lafayette Street in East Village. Designed by Ennead Architects, the revitalization is the Public's first significant upgrade since it opened in the space in 1967. It features a redesigned entry, expanded lobby, and restoration of the façade that adds a canopy and moves the building’s steps back onto the sidewalk...

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2013

Madrid Xanadu is the largest entertainment and retail destination in Europe and even includes Europe's largest indoor snow sports facility. The design objective was to create a world-class shopping and entertainment destination where architecture and design combine to engage imagination and create an exceptional experience...

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A creative company needs an innovative workspace. For Grey Group, one of the largest marketing communications companies in the world, a move to new, state-of-the-art headquarters in the former International Toy Center in the Flatiron District, a New York design hub, symbolized a renewed commitment to creativity...

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"We partner with a broad array of firms with very diverse experience and methodologies," he said. "In every case, the challenge is to understand the expectation, recognize the project's needs, and match them to our current production capacity"...

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Visual arts programs at Sarah Lawrence College had long outgrown their original home and spilled into additional makeshift spaces around campus. Now they're back under one roof in the new 60,000-sq.-ft. Monika A. and Charles A. Heimbold Visual Arts Center.

The college wanted the new building to integrate seamlessly with the landscape and with its older neighbors on campus, so Polshek Partnership Architects designed it in sync with the topography and surrounding structures. Its design encourages students and faculty to use the building as a passageway through the campus. Skylights and open spaces create a sense of transparency and allow natural light to permeate the building and provide a view of artists at work...

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