Design and Visual Communications
Experiential Graphic Design, Sign Design & Wayfinding

Minneapolis Community & Technical College

We are proud of our newest signage installation at Minneapolis Community and Technical College – part of the Minnesota State College and University System (MN State). The college is located in downtown Minneapolis on busy Hennepin Avenue,
Saint Paul College

Saint Paul College

Mission, Vision, Values Statement St. Paul, Minnesota Established in 1910, Saint Paul College is proud of its more than 108 years of education. Ranked the #1 community college in the nation in 2010 and 2013 by Washington Monthly magazine, for student engagement in active and collabora

City of Wayzata Mill Street Ramp

Exterior Directory Cabinet & Map Design Wayzata, Minnesota When downtown Wayzata’s Mill Street Ramp was conceived, high level design objectives were required to compliment the high profile retail and residential entities. The completed ramp was more elegant and compact than anyon

City of Eden Prairie

Visual Communications is honored to have the opportunity to provide design consultation, construction documentation and engineering for the City of Eden Prairies’ first of five gateway monument signs. We were asked to provide the construction documentation and technical specifications

Winners All Around!

The 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami wound down very late Saturday evening and many happy but tired members found themselves with just a few hours left before their flights. The situation begged the question: is there a point to going to sleep at all? To everyone flying out at th

New Duluth Trail Sign System in the Works

A new trail sign system for Duluth is in the works, and folks got to check out some options at the Good Fellowship Community Center Tuesday. One popular design from a survey in June has wood or aluminum poles, the potential for solar lighting effects and a sloped roof to reflect Dulut

Duluth City Park Looks to Improve Park Signage

During the past three (3) months, Visual Communications has been working with the City of Duluth Parks and Recreation Department and the community in creating a new Signage Master Plan to identify Duluth’s vast system of parks and trails. Recently, Visual Communications and Hoisington

Greenway Information Project Falters

After two years of preparation and designs, a Dinkytown Greenway project has stalled. The Connecting U Neighborhoods project, designed to build kiosks and direction signage for users of the Dinkytown Greenway, sputtered because it has no single owner to maintain it and look after insu

The Hormel Institute’s New Ray Live Learning Center

A grand opening took place on June 1st of this year for The Hormel Institute’s new Ray Live Learning Center in Austin, Minnesota. At the celebration, The Hormel Institute and Visual Communications revealed their combined creative efforts to exhibit The Hormel Institute’s notable histo

VCI Consults on Signage for new Saints Ballpark — CHS Field

Visual Communications has been involved with the graphics and signage at the new Saints Ballpark, CHS Field, for the past several months. We have worked with the architect who served as the primary sign designer, and converted several graphics to appropriate size and print quality for

VCI Consultant on new CHS Field for St. Paul Saints

Here is a great video of the new CHS Field where the St. Paul Saints will be playing this year. Signs started going in this week. We Can’t wait to see the rest of the signs going up in the next few months. Visual Communications is proud to be a consultant on this project. Visual Commu

Electronic Messaging Center (EMC) linking 6 Parking Lots 1st of its Kind in Upper Midwest

  Visual Communications (VCI) is pleased to see the integrated ‘Electronic Messaging Center (EMC)’ specified in our signage design, which links 6 parking lots in Como Regional Park completed. The system is the first of its kind in the upper Midwest.  As the EMC signage is specific to