Over the last decades, interest in symbols has grown with the rise of a growing global media culture. The primary objective of The Symbol Group is to critically re-evaluate symbol projects such as this to develop more effective visual communication for the future.
Symbol '24: Icons for society:
past, present and future
An exploration of 40 years of symbol culture
Symbol '22: Symbol Sourcebook @50
The Symbol Group’s inaugural online symposium examined the 50th anniversary of industrial designer Henry Dreyfuss’ discipline-defining Symbol Sourcebook, to reveal the legacy underpinning our current fascination with emojis, icons and symbols and explore new symbol applications.