Location: El Segundo, CA

How do you make the three tallest buildings in El Segundo stand out to attract and retain tenants—without shouting?

795 Folsom

Location: Yerba Buena District, San Francisco, CA

How do you make an invisible beige building stand out in its surroundings in order to attract new technology tenants?



2000 Post Street

2000 Post Street
Location: San Francisco, Ca
Architect: KTGY Architecture

How do you transform and reposition a two block square 1960s brown shingle apartment complex into a desirable market-rate rental?

Rivermark Village

Project: Centex Homes
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Architect: Dahlin Group

What color is a new town consisting of over 450 homes?

Irvington Village

Project: Regis Homes
Location: Fremont, CA
Architect: KTGY Architect

In a fluctuating housing market how can you attract new homebuyers?

Avalon Ocean Avenue

Location: 1200 Ocean Ave, San Francisco, CA
Developer: Avalon Bay Communities
Architect: Pyatok Architects Inc.

How can color set the tone for a new transit-oriented development?



Kapor Center for Social Impact

Location: Oakland, CA
Architect: Fougeron Architects San Francisco, California

Located in uptown Oakland, California how do you adapt a traditional brick building to incorporate contemporary design elements that reflect the mission of its owners to promote diversity and information technology to an underserved community?

Sinai Memorial

Sinai Memorial
Location: San Francisco, CA

How can you make a significant Art Deco building stand out on a major thoroughfare when surrounding new buildings tower all around it?

De Anza High School

De Anza High School
Location: El Sobrante, California
Architect: DLM Architecture, San Francisco, CA

How do you take a troubled High School with low test scores and sinking enrollment and turn it into a successful community asset and Institution?

Aldea Center – UCSF

Location: Mount Sutro, San Francisco, CA

What colors suit a contemporary Community Center building nestled among the trees on Mount Sutro?



Bentley Mills

Project: Manufacturing Plant Color Program
Location: City of Industry, CA

How do you improve the worker and visitor experience in a large factory?

Herman Miller

Project: Manufacturing Plant Color Program
Location: Zeeland, Michigan
Architects: A. Quincy Jones, FAIA

How do you update a ¼ mile long spine of a large architecturally significant factory complex?



Bart Tower

Bart Tower
Location: Walnut Creek, CA

Responding to neighborhood complaints about visual noise, how do you make a signal tower located adjacent to a busy freeway disappear into the sky scape?

Crocker Galleria

Crocker Galleria

H&N Foods Fish Chart

Project: Fish Freshness Chart – Tuna
Location: San Francisco, CA

When do you see red?