Designed by R&A Architecture + Design, the new museum will be located at 395 Santa Monica Place on the popular open-air shopping center's third floor. The 21,000 square-foot facility doubles the museum's current exhibition space on Wilshire Boulevard in mid-City and will accommodate an expected 300,000 visitors each year. The flagship location will house an expansive exhibition space, support facilities, community/workshop rooms, an art studio, a gift shop, and ShareWell's corporate and administrative offices. For more information read the press release.
Altitude Design Office Principal Greg Nelson, IIDA, presented at the annual Branded Environments Conference held by the Society for Experiential Graphic Design (SEGD). Greg's presentation, "Designing for Your Users: Integrating Research into the Design Process," focused on strategies that designers can use to incorporate research into their everyday design processes in order to better benefit the people that use design. Held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, the conference was attended by over 100 professional designers and vendor partners who focus on the profession of experiential graphic design.
Altitude is proud to announce, that as a result of our continued growth, we have moved to new offices in Santa Monica, California. Situated on Main Street in Santa Monica, the new offices will allow the Altitude team to serve our clients across the country while being inspired by the colorful sights, sounds and amenities that Santa Monica offers.
Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point, California unveiled the new design for one of its most prominent circulation stairs. Designed by Altitude Design Office, the new stair renovation is intended to activate the brand of the AVEO brand downstairs and to provide resort guests with an upscale, yet casual beach house experience.
Altitude Design Office has been awarded four 2017 American Graphic Design Awards. This annual awards program from Graphic Design USA Magazine has over 10,000 projects submissions and a jury selected winners in specialty categories that reflect the ways in which graphic design shapes business, society, commerce and culture.
Winning projects were the Tangram Interiors Showroom (Environmental Graphics category), Sony Pictures Entertainment's Akio Morita Building (Environmental Graphics category), Hollywood Park Casino (Branding category), and ACCO Projects (Branding category).
"Great projects only happen with great clients," said Altitude Principal Greg Nelson. In previous years, Altitude has also won an American Graphic Design Award in Environmental Graphics for Stuart House.