This concept is one of the three finalists for the BHM Flag Project. For the other two finalists, read “BHM Flag Project announces finalists in flag competition.” Public voting will be open October 1-23, 2015. (Vote now!) The winner will be unveiled at the closing event of Design Week Birmingham on Saturday, October 24. For more information about that event and to buy advance tickets, visit BHM FEAST.

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Designer
Steve Kodis

Artistic statement
The design is a refresh of the original. It pays homage while positioning for the future. The three colors represent the founding industries of Birmingham: red for railroads, white for cotton, gold for banking. Red also symbolizes Red Mountain, which runs southwest to northeast. The star charge symbolizes Birmingham as “The Magic City” and as Alabama’s largest.

Applied uses of the design

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