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

Minnesota State Alumni with Richard Lang, North Hennepin Community College

Richard Lang, is a first generation college graduate from North Hennepin Community College. He completed the graphics program at North Hennepin Community College and went on to become a principle at Visual Communications in St. Paul Minnesota. Visual Communications has become a leadin

Highland Park

Visual Communications has created many donor recognition displays for the St. Paul Library System. One of our favorites is the ‘Modrian inspired’ wall at the newly renovated Highland Park Library. The panels are each easily removable for updating donor lists yearly. In addition severa

Visual Communications Participates in the Graphic Xperience Project

Visual Communications has enjoyed participating in the Graphic Xperience Project through Minnesota State Colleges and Universities. For the past two years, Visual Communications (VCI) has participated in the North Hennepin Community College (NHCC) Graphic Design Xperience Project, an

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