Tag: seattle

  • Issue #74

    Issue #74

    S P C | Seattle, ‘R////////////n.’ Here’s a link. http://gum.co/space-seattle-rain Thanks. ;)   Loading…

  • Hey Seattle, I made you a mix tape

    Hey Seattle, I made you a mix tape

    Here it is.

  • Design | Brand identity design for a Seattle cafe, 2010

    Design | Brand identity design for a Seattle cafe, 2010

    I want to share an early brand identity design project from our archives, this one’s from 2010. A brand identity design project that began like this. A query came in by email. From Seattle. We had already moved to the East Coast, but barely, and this blog was optimized at the time…

  • Design | Brand identity design: Capitol Hill Chamber of Commerce, circa 2006

    Design | Brand identity design: Capitol Hill Chamber of Commerce, circa 2006

    One of the first gigs we had at Design Kompany was for the rebrand of the Capitol Hill Chamber of Commerce, back in 2006. CHCC, according to this neighborhood website, has since closed.   Time, design Akira Morita took the lead for DK on this design, working with me on…

  • Protected: Design | 12 years ago, DK rebranded Seattle’s Northwest Asian Weekly

    Protected: Design | 12 years ago, DK rebranded Seattle’s Northwest Asian Weekly

    There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

  • Brand identity design for Seattle’s nightclub, Baltic Room, 2010

    Brand identity design for Seattle’s nightclub, Baltic Room, 2010

      In the 2000s DK got to go to a lot of gigs, since we were based at that time in Capitol Hill, amongst all the buzz and arts and nightlife of this bustling neighborhood in Seattle. One of my favorite venues was the Baltic Room. In the 2010s thanks to TH,…

  • S P A C E | ‘Kiyoshi Inoue: a samurai designer’

    S P A C E | ‘Kiyoshi Inoue: a samurai designer’

    … Kiyoshi Inoue: a samurai designer of American corporate identities, from the era of hand-drawn logos Editor’s note: This post was one of the most popular from our blog 2006-2013, which is no longer in our archives. It’s written by DK co-founder Akira Morita.   I WAS JUST WATCHING an…

  • Design | One Fish, Blue Fish for Miyabi Japanese Restaurant

    Design | One Fish, Blue Fish for Miyabi Japanese Restaurant

    In 2006, DK did this.   Creating a Japanese restaurant’s brand identity A JAPANESE RESTAURANT IN the TUKWILA, WA area asked us to design a new brand identity when they realized they wanted a change.  They’d been in business for a while, but wanted a new image. Still, Miyabi wasn’t…