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Identity  |  Promotion  |  Information  |  Environmental

Dish Design provides brand visuals, marketing support,
and environmental graphics for A/E/C firms.

  • Practical desktop materials all employees can use without special graphic design or software skills
  • Custom proposals, promotions, displays, and environmental graphic and wayfinding design
  • Identity and brand consulting experience with A/E/C firms from 3 to 250 employees over 15 years

Ruth’s Parkside Cafe

Dish Design helps Ruth’s Parkside Cafe update its legacy from a former restaurant that caters to the “tattoos to pearls” alternative set…

Wolf Maison Architecture + Design

Wolf Maison needed evolution, not revolution, in updating their architectural design firm’s identity system.

YMCA of Greater Cincinnati

Promotional graphics, building signage, and training materials for the Greater Cincinnati YMCA

Cincinnati Camerata

Promotional graphics for a small-arts chorus in Cincinnati, Ohio

Findlay Market

Promotional materials for various events and programs at Findlay Market in Cincinnati, Ohio

Scientific Poster Makeover: Before & After

A graphic makeover to improve the reading experience of a scientific research poster

Flaggots Ohio

Promotional graphics, website, and social media platforms for GLBT colorguard in Columbus, Ohio

Pedagogy Research

Diagrams of ‘authentic inquiry’ pedagogy research and Bloom’s Digital Taxonomy

Case Study: Emersion Design Identity

Comprehensive visual communications for a Cincinnati environmental design firm

Case Study: International Viola Congress 2010

Complete cross-media design solution for an international music conference


Identity mark and promotional posters for open-enrollment course series

Wakefield-Scearce Antique Galleries Identity

Identity system exploration for an established antiques gallery in northern Kentucky

Children of Abraham Banner Exhibit

Traveling banner exhibit used as backdrop for religious tolerance presentations throughout Midwest

Macy’s + DAAP Downtown Window Display

Window installation along 5th Street at downtown Cincinnati Macy’s

ELIA: Energy Facts Labeling

Design provocation for mandatory energy facts labeling for consumer goods

Fort Thomas Independent Schools Identity

Complete visual identity system for a five-school system in northern Kentucky

Fernald Visitors Center Sign System

Comprehensive building and trail interpretive signage system for a nature preserve outside of Cincinnati

Fernald Visitors Center Exhibit

Environmental graphics and exhibit experience for visitors at a nature preserve built on a Cold War nuclear waste accident site

Fernald Visitor Center Publications

Brochures, budgetary and design intent documentation of exhibits in a nature preserve visitor center

UC Student Center in Color + Light + Data

Proposal to renovate the University of Cincinnati student center with colored light and data

ZERO Global Warming Brand

A proposal for a brand called ZERO focused on fighting global warming and providing incentive for citizen action

Color Mix

A classic color study designed by professor Dennis Puhalla at UC-DAAP, extended by information design and analysis

DAAP Graduate League

Identity, promotion, and event design for a meta-association of interdisciplinary graduate student designers at UC (Cincinnati)

Spatial Sync Chart

The graphic analysis of a day’s activities along virtual-physical and synchronous-asynchronous axes

SAME Regional Conference 2006

Promotional and exhibit graphics for the 2006 Regional Society of American Military Engineers conference in Cincinnati

Taft Museum Renovation Timeline Mural

Informational mural showcasing the detailed renovation and history of the Taft Museum of Art in Cincinnati

As-Built Cincinnati Exhibition

Exhibition design, photography, and installation graphics for a gallery show of landmark Cincinnati architecture

Versailles Jewelers Identity

Print communications, mailers, stationary system, and an early web site for a Cincinnati estate jeweler

Cathy Hamilton Associates Identity

Identity system for a consulting firm focusing on educating and training for teachers of At-Risk students

Uptown Arts Renovation Timeline Mural

Information design of timeline mural installation depicting the construction process of an urban arts education facility

Berding Surveying Identity

This regional surveying company was introducing a new 3D laser scanning process to the local market and needed an identity that explained what they do in a simple and direct way.