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
  • Visualization
  • Conceptual Design
  • Fabrication
  • ADA Certified
  • New Retail / Reposition
  • Sports / Entertainment
  • Parks / Communities
  • Higher Education
  • Office / Civic
  • Urban Streetscape


Latest Articles.

Sep 21, 2020

Certainty Variety Delight · Part 4 of 4

Sep 21, 2020

Connecting People to Place · Part 3 of 4

Feb 25, 2022

Enhancing the Fan Experience through Environmental Graphic Design

Mar 13, 2023

Finding Your Way to the Oscars!

Dec 13, 2018

Planes! Trains! Automobiles! And Shopping! And Great Food!

Feb 02, 2016

Shaping a Coastal Identity: Pacific City and RSM Design

Mar 11, 2019

What is Environmental Graphic Design? Part 2: Emotional Connections

All Articles

Recent Work.