Ontario’s Workplace Safety & Insurance Board (WSIB) wrapped a Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) streetcar in mostly black graphics for the recent National Day of Mourning, as a tribute to people who have died, been injured or suffered illness at work.
A FastSigns International franchise in Windsor, Ont., co-owned by Jackie Raymond and Donna Bilodeau, is among five across North America specially recognized by their franchisor for local philanthropic efforts over the past year.
Ontario transport agency Metrolinx has commissioned artist Alex McLeod to create the world’s largest digitally printed mural, which will decorate the noise barriers for its Davenport Diamond Gateway, a new commuter rail overpass structure planned for Toronto’s west end.
Dazzle, a media façade enabled by E Ink’s electrophoretic displays at the San Diego International Airport’s new rental car centre, has won a Flexi Award for product innovation from the FlexTech Alliance.
The International Sign Association (ISA) has named the three winners of its 2018 Innovation Awards, as selected from among 54 entries by a panel of industry experts. They will be showcased at this month’s International Sign Expo.
The Neon Museum in Las Vegas, Nev., has debuted Brilliant!, a 30-minute after-dark audiovisual (AV) show in its north gallery that uses digital projection mapping to re-animate 40 of its iconic vintage signs.
The Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce’s (CIBC’s) graphic-wrapped ski-thru automated teller machine (ATM) has returned to British Columbia’s Whistler Blackcomb resort with an added feature: a 0.9-m (3-ft) tall animatronic penguin.
On New Year’s Eve, Ottawa’s National Arts Centre (NAC) unveiled the Kipnes Lantern, a three-storey glass tower showcasing what is reportedly the largest transparent light-emitting diode (LED) screen in North America.