Kyle Richter

Principal, Director of San Clemente Office

Kyle passionately serves as a Principal and the Director of the San Clemente Office. His leadership and design vision provide direction for many of the studio’s large scale projects, providing efficient and effective guidance for the team to bring unexpected and creative solutions. His commitment to the vision is expressed through the details that enrich the project experience, such as unique solutions for paving design, added graphic texture in the project landscape or a thoughtfully designed landmark. These details are the elements that broaden the brand with richness and depth.

His focus on process also helps to align project vision with client goals through a dynamic and detail-oriented management style. He has a deep investment into every step of the process, from visioning to concepting, design development to detailing and construction to post-project follow-up.


Art Institute of California, Orange County, BA, Graphic Design

Associate Degree, Photography


Speaking, publications & abstract topics

The Branded/Unbranded Experience

Social Interaction with Spaces/Instagram Moment

The Pop-Up Experience


Logo / Branding

Project Repositioning


Conceptual Design


ADA Certified

New Retail / Reposition

Sports / Entertainment

Parks / Communities

Higher Education

Office / Civic

Urban Streetscape



Recent Work.

Corten and wood Summit Bechtel Reserve monument signage in West Virginia
Wooden entrance sign for Rise Park in Irvine, California.
Pacific City specialty graphic installation of surf fins lined up on a wall covered in art and project information.
Painted black & white signage on brick wall at Lido Marina Village
Capo Brew branded pint glass being filled with a beverage
A night time photograph of a wood-slatted identity totem.