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PCT

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?

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MULTI-FAMILY

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?

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INSTITUTIONAL

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?

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INDUSTRIAL

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?

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OTHER

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?

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