Detroit, MI Located in the heart of District Detroit, the Eddystone is a redevelopment of the historic Eddystone Hotel built in 1924. SPD worked closely with Olympia Development and Kraemer Architects to design the logo and branding for this iconic building as well as a complete exterior and interior environmental graphics and wayfinding system. The system integrates nods to the past, including stair murals at every landing that celebrates the history of Detroit and encourages …
South Gate, CA SPD, collaborating with Primestor and Nadel Architects developed the branded signage & wayfinding for azalea Regional Shopping Center in the city of South Gate, CA. The comprehensive system, includes signage and wayfinding, digital billboards, parking, tenant guidelines, entitlement packages, LEED exhibits, and facade treatment design for the 37-tenant entertainment destination. Retail Brochure
Worcester, MA SPD created a brand identity and wayfinding master plan for the City of Worcester, including a comprehensive analysis of their brand identity and wayfinding signs, recommendations, and design concepts. SPD collaborated with the project team to increase awareness and tourism, and to improve the overall image of the City by creating a functional wayfinding system for visitors and residents.
Costa Mesa, CA The whimsical logo for Knife Pleat expresses the innovative, elegant, and entertaining culinary experience at this popular and critically acclaimed California restaurant. Created by culinary innovators, Tony Esnault and Yassmin Sarmadi, the restaurant has become an iconic center for a diverse audience.
Tradesman Coffee Shop and Lounge
Boston, MA SPD created the new visual identity and brand collateral for Tradesman Coffee Shop and Lounge, located in the Hilton Hotel, in Boston’s financial district. The imagery references the unique character of Boston and integrates artifacts of world travel and cuisine.
Sports & Social
Various Cities Working closely with the Cordish Companies, SPD designed the brand and signage standards for Sports & Social, a sports-themed food and beverage concept. SPD designed and coordinated the brand integration in several Sports & Social locations including St Louis, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Detroit, and Maryland. Each location is customized to integrate the name of the city and environmental graphics within the space to celebrate the city’s sports teams.
New York, NY SPD developed the Identity and Branding communication program for Roasting Plant, an innovative coffee roaster and retailer with multiple locations in the USA. The name and logo express their iconic and patented ‘Javabot’ roasting process and is applied to all print and digital media, equipment, menus, packaging, apparel, merchandise, storytelling murals, and signage to create a truly ‘experiential’ branded retail environment.
Morongo Casino, Resort, and Spa
Palm Desert, CA SPD created the comprehensive brand master plan for this successful hotel, casino, and spa. The logo reflects the dramatic architecture at the hotel’s port-cochere. Additional elements include the design of all exterior and interior graphics and wayfinding systems for all hotel destinations, including digital exterior signs, interactive kiosks, casino, restaurants, and in-room amenities.
Los Angeles World Airports
The iconic LAX Gateway has become an icon of the LA experience. Conceived and designed by Selbert Perkins Design in collaboration with the LAX Beautification Team, the landmark gateway features a ring of fifteen illuminated 100′ color-changing columns. The gateway was developed to welcome the world to Los Angeles and as a landmark, represents the energy, diversity, excitement, and unity of LA. Selbert Perkins Design celebrates 20 years of collaboration with Los Angeles World Airports …
La Plaza Village
Los Angeles, CA With community leaders, artists, designers, and architects, SPD created the brand standards for this mixed-use residential development located in the heart of El Pueblo, the historic core of Los Angeles. A rich palette of colors, textures, and stories of Mexican heritage is woven throughout this landmark destination, creating a unique sense of place and a dynamic experience for all visitors. Read our recent story on this project design process …
Motor Cities National Heritage Area
Los Angeles, CA The Motor Cities National Heritage Area celebrates the people, places, and innovations of the American automobile industry. The brand identity, landmarks, website, and exhibits throughout Michigan capture the legacy and impact of America’s passion for the automobile.
One Light Luxury Apartments
Kansas City, Missouri Selbert Perkins Design provided planning and design services to The Cordish Companies to create a comprehensive interior & exterior sign program for the One Light residential tower. One Light was the first newly constructed high-rise apartment building in downtown Kansas City in over 50 years and rises 25 stories at the corner of 13th and Walnut Streets in the heart of downtown Kansas City’s Power & Light District. Its central location puts …
Sunset Media Center
Los Angeles, California The Sunset Media Center is an inspiring art-filled commercial office center in the heart of the Hollywood Media District. SPD collaborated with Kilroy Realty and Gensler to develop the brand identity, signage and wayfinding, parking, and placemaking elements to provide a dynamic exterior and interior experience for all visitors.
Redondo Landing on the Pier
Redondo Beach, CA SPD created the vintage inspired logo and brand communications plan for the historic 1898 building and pier at Redondo Beach CA. The varied visual elements tell stories of the pier’s history and reflect the vibrant waterfront environment. SPD Greatest Hits Branding Brochure Entertainment Brochure Sports Brochure Hospitality Brochure Retail Brochure Corporate Brochure Parking Brochure Healthcare Brochure Education Brochure Placemaking Brochure Civic Brochure Aviation Brochure Arts & Culture Brochure Mixed Use-Retail Brochure
One Cardinal Way
St. Louis, MO Nestled in the heart of Ballpark Village in St Louis, Mo, One Cardinal Way is a 29-story tower with breathtaking views into Busch Stadium. Collaborating with the Cordish Companies & St. Louis Cardinals, SPD designed a complete exterior & interior wayfinding and environmental graphics system throughout the tower. The exterior features integrated billboards facing the stadium, an internally illuminated polished stainless-steel canopy and an integrated LED video screen on the top of …
Metro Silver Line
Los Angeles, CA Selbert Perkins Design developed a comprehensive signage system at Los Angeles’ Metro’s Harbor Gateway Transit Center and for two Harbor Transitway Stations. The comprehensive, unified, and branded system was designed to replace the existing signage and wayfinding elements at each location. The new signage and wayfinding program improves the user experience, enhances the general public’s awareness of Metro services, and meets all current and future needs of the Harbor Gateway Transit Center. …
City Creek Center
City Creek Center Salt Lake City, Utah City Creek Center is one of the largest and most successful mixed-use projects in the USA. Collaborating with a diverse team including owners, architects, landscape architects, lighting and water feature designers, SPD created the logo, lighted gateway monuments, signage and wayfinding, storytelling exhibits, tenant standards, and coordinated the comprehensive public art program. Inspired by the historic creek that flowed through the site in the 1800s, the resulting branded …