Oakland A’s Stomping Ground

GNU Group was engaged by Brereton Architects to develop experiential graphics for the “A’s Stomping Ground,” a family-centric recreation area open during Oakland Athletics home games.   »

Trinity Place

Trinity Place includes a 6-level below grade garage for 900+ cars and a 19-story residential tower, outdoor plaza and street level retail.   »

Town of San Anselmo

When the Town of San Anselmo’s Economic Development Committee instituted a branding, signage and wayfinding program, they turned to one its members and town resident, GNU Group founder Richard Burns.   »

Nixon Peabody

GNU Group worked with Nixon Peabody LLP and ASD | SKY to design and implement a new interior sign program in their striking new office location at the One Embarcadero Center in San Francisco, CA.   »

SF Day School

GNU Group was engaged by the San Francisco Day School to design and implement updated signage and building identification for their campus in San Francisco, California.   »

UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion

GNU Group was engaged by UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion to develop a series of graphic displays to honor the past, present and future of Mount Zion in San Francisco, CA.   »

County Of Santa Clara – Vietnamese American Services Center

GNU Group worked with Aedis Architects and the County of Santa Clara to implement the county sign standards program in their impressive new Vietnamese Services Center Building in San Jose, CA.   »

De La Salle High School

GNU Group was engaged by De La Salle High School in Concord, CA to develop a Donor Recognition Display meant to support the funding of their highly touted Athletics Department, which includes more than 700 student athletes.   »

The Skylyne at Temescal

The Skylyne at Temescal is a new multi-use development that houses over 400 residential units as well as multiple retail spaces. This high-end urban development needed an integrated signage and graphics program to help support the overall branding, wayfinding, and identification requirements of the site.   »

Dubuque Innovation Center

Working directly with PSAI, GNU was tasked with developing a name and identity for this newly acquired asset.   »

The Research Park

GNU Group partnered with Blue Rise Ventures to assist DRA Advisors in repositioning the existing Marina Village Office Park located in Alameda, CA.   »

Archbishop Riordan High School

GNU Group worked closely with ARHS to complete a comprehensive signage and graphics program that brings a new level of visual excitement to this already impressive sporting venue.   »


GNU Group was hired to collaborate on a wayfinding program that would assist visitors and employees in orienting themselves within the workplace environment.   »

Community Foods

GNU worked closely with Lowney Architecture to develop both exterior and interior signage and branding graphics for this truly impressive, mission-driven and locally owned business.   »


McAfee engaged GNU Group to develop a comprehensive workplace branding assignment for their new Global Headquarters in Santa Clara, CA.   »

El Prado

GNU Group worked closely with the development and design teams at Nicole Hollis to highlight key experiences at the newly renovated El Prado Hotel in Palo Alto, CA.   »

The Pruneyard

GNU Group worked with Ellis Partners & Lowney Architecture to develop a master plan for the future development and re-imaging of the The Pruneyard Shopping Center in Campbell, CA.   »


GNU Group was engaged to design workplace graphics and artwork for Alector's headquarters in South San Francisco, CA.   »


GNU Group worked with Roku and JLL to re-evaluate the existing sign program and make recommendations for augmenting to single tenant use.   »


GNU Group was engaged by BRIGHTMARK to develop an interior sign program, branding graphics and and an exterior building sign for their headquarters in San Francisco, CA.   »

Evergreen Valley Community College

GNU Group developed signage and environmental branding to unify EVC's campus buildings and express the unique culture of its diverse student body.   »

SWC Wellness & Aquatic Center

GNU worked closely with Southwestern College to develop an integrated branding and wayfinding program around the new Wellness & Aquatics Center designed by Gensler.   »

Jewish Community Center

GNU Group worked with The Jewish Community Center in Palo Alto to create a new exterior identification program that would be cohesive to their previous wayfinding program.   »


Broadcom’s new corporate campus in San Jose includes four buildings and a renovated outdoor courtyard space. GNU designed and implemented signage for interior and exterior spaces.   »

The Wave at Emerald Glen Park

The City of Dublin's new waterpark called The Wave has amusement park-style slides with exterior signage that are vibrant in color and interior signage with a classic boardwalk feel.   »

560 Mission

560 Mission Street's renovated lobby called for an update to its existing directories. GNU Group designed digital directories that serve as an information hub for its tenants and visitors.   »


Having served the East Palo Alto community for years out of modular buildings, Ravenswood Family Health Center builds a new colorful home and GNU Group takes a key role on the Design Team.   »

Stanford Children’s Health

GNU assisted Stanford Children's Health in managing their Packard Children's Health Alliance Brand implementation consistently across 120+ clinics throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.   »

Downtown Davis

The City of Davis has destinations they want to clearly direct visitors, students, and residents to. GNU developed a comprehensive downtown Wayfinding Program for the community.   »

Novato Admin Offices

Next to Historic City Hall, Novato developed a new home for their Administrative Offices. A great example of balancing historic relevance with modern office requirements.   »


Brereton Architects led the exterior, lobby and common area improvements at this iconic SF address and GNU is invited to create equally iconic branded sculptural IDs for the project   »

Marina Village

Never "throw the baby out with the bath water", Brookfield works with GNU to creatively leverage their existing sign program for their reBranding efforts in Alameda, California   »

Downtown San Leandro

San Leandro needed more attention for it's Downtown District and we developed the Wayfinding program to support this vibrant and vital part of the City   »

Martinez Senior Center

After viewing the Donor Recognition work GNU developed for Pleasant Hill Rec & Parks Dept., the Director of Martinez Senior Center called us up with a challenging and rewarding task   »


It had been the mid-80's since GNU had done work in Texas, so we were thrilled when Atlassian requested that we help them brand their new headquarters in downtown Austin, Texas.   »

Rosewood Commons

A multi-building AT&T campus acquired by Swift is repositioned as a amenity laden multi-tenant office campus, GNU is tapped to assist in with the new campus wayfinding and signage   »

Lobero Theatre

GNU assisted this historic and loved theater in developing a flexible recognition display that would pay homage to donors past and present, while also inspiring donors of the future.   »

Chartwell School

GNU developed a comprehensive campus-wide Donor Program that helped the school thank the many donors that brought this inspiring school's new EHDD designed campus to life.   »

ACLU, Northern CA HQ

The ACLU of Northern California needed a donor program that could highlight and thank their capital campaign donors. GNU assisted in the planning, design and implementation of the program.   »

St. Ignatius College Prep

St. Ignatius College Prep in San Francisco has a very active alumni and donor community. Read how GNU has developed a guideline for on-campus alumni and donor recognition.   »

Davis HS Stadium

Read how DHS and their Blue & White Foundation worked with GNU to plan, design, fundraise and implement a vibrant and exciting layer of graphics and recognition for their new stadium.   »

Hanna Boys Center

GNU worked with CSDA and Hanna Boys Center to develop a thoughtful approach to donor recognition for their new Admissions & Alumni Center and state-of-the-art Auditorium.   »

Alta Laguna, San Francisco

One of San Francisco's newest and largest residential projects, GNU is working with Wood Partners on wayfinding and identification programs for this multi-block development.   »

175 Bluxome, San Francisco

Through an architect's vision, GNU develops both an identity and a integrated sign program that speaks to a key site feature in this redesigned condo complex South of Market.   »

Mission Bay, Block 1

Block 1 in Mission Bay is the front door to the newest neighborhood within SF city limits. GNU is collaborating with Strada and Arquitectonica to brand this high-end residential development.   »

Avalon Transit Villages

GNU worked closely with Avalon Bay Communities to assist in planning, designing and implementing comprehensive sign programs for all (3) of their Bay Area Transit Villages.   »

ODEON, San Francisco

Located a short block off of Union Square, this high-end residential development needed a compelling name, brand identity, marketing communications and signage. GNU Delivered.   »

ONE Ala Moana

This (17) story, luxury condominium development is anchored off of the iconic Ala Moana shopping center located in Honolulu, Hawaii. GNU is collaborating with Ben Woo Architects.   »

Plank – Beer. Bowling. Bocce.

People need to bowl, drink beer and play bocce (not necessarily in that order)! Read how GNU helped Ellis Partners and Trifecta Management Group give the people what they want.   »

Davis HS Stadium

Read how DHS and their Blue & White Foundation worked with GNU to plan, design, fundraise and implement a vibrant and exciting layer of graphics and recognition for their new stadium.   »

Pomona Millikan

EHDD has designed a new building to house both the Physics and Mathematics Departments on the Pomona College campus. GNU is developing a comprehensive sign program for the facility.   »

West Valley College

GNU, TLCD and Quadriga have come up with a new formal entry statement for West Valley College that creatively ties together and balances both brand and sustainability.   »

Southwestern College

Southwestern College in So. California never applied it's visual brand on campus. The new, Gensler designed, Field House & Stadium was their first attempt and GNU guided the process.   »

Union Bank

GNU was tapped by JLL to assist Union Bank in reevaluating their current sign standards. GNU was asked to revise these standards to strengthen visibility and consistency of the brand.   »

Sports Basement

Having "boot-strapped" their signage needs internally for years, Sports Basement was ready to partner with a firm that could assist in guiding them through design, sourcing and implementation.   »

The Studio

GNU assisted Leisure Sports, Inc in rolling out their newest concept in high-end spas. GNU was tasked to implement the new brand identity into both exterior and interior built environments.   »

Westborough Square

GNU collaborated with MBH Architects and Keller Mitchell to transform a nondescript strip mall into a vibrantly designed and branded urban neighborhood shopping center.   »

Grafton Station

Grafton Station, located in Dublin, California is a vibrant retail shopping center anchored by Lowe's. GNU developed name, brand identity and all wayfinding, identification and tenant signage.   »

Fallon Gateway

One of Dublin's newest shopping centers, GNU collaborated with the project team to develop the identity, comprehensive sign program, super graphics and (99) foot tall pylon sign.   »

Napa County Library

The City of Napa determined their library was not calling enough attention to itself. Paying homage to agrarian history, GNU developed a sign program that couldn't be missed.   »

680 Folsom Street

Sometimes it is the smaller facets of a project that can really make a great impact. In this case our development of just the building monument for Boston Properties, tying the outside to the in.   »

535 Mission Street

Often times building addresses are mere after-thoughts. Boston Properties collaborates with GNU to come up with a unique integrated address statement that is clearly not an after-thought   »

1455 Market Street

At the epicenter of the Mid-Market renaissance, 1455 Market needed to be rebranded and Hudson Pacific Properties collaborated with GNU to reimagine it's presence within the urban fabric.   »

Mills Building

This historic building was one of the only to survive the great 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Read how GNU has thoughtfully brought it's building directory and sign program up to date.   »

115 Sansome

After decades of neglect, Harvest Properties makes the investment in changing out a disjointed sign program. GNU designs a thoughtful new program honoring the buildings historic design.   »

Kaiser Oakland HQ

GNU assists NBBJ architects in properly branding Kaiser Permanente's new flagship headquarters and surrounding urban campus in downtown Oakland, CA   »

Sutter ReBrand

With Sutter Health's recent rebrand, it was critical they select a team having the experience and knowledge of Sutter's facilities throughout California. GNU, Monigle and Icon get the nod.   »

La Clinica De La Raza

With growth on the way and focus on patient satisfaction, La Clinica taps GNU to assist in the development of a cost effective sign standards program that is flexible and easy to maintain.   »

St. Ignatius College Prep

St. Ignatius College Prep in San Francisco has a very active alumni and donor community. Read how GNU has developed a guideline for on-campus alumni and donor recognition.   »

Hanna Boys Center

GNU worked with CSDA and Hanna Boys Center to develop comprehensive exterior and interior sign and donor programs for their Admissions & Alumni Center and Auditorium.   »

John Muir Health

Read how GNU developed the exterior and interior sign standards for John Muir Health's major medical centers and satellite office and lab facilities throughout the East Bay.   »

Dignity / Sequoia Hospital

Adding an entire new wing to an existing hospital takes careful review and planning for a revised wayfinding program. GNU worked with Dignity Health to ensure the New Pavilion was ready.   »

One Medical Group

One of the fastest growing healthcare providers on the scene, GNU is creatively spearheading several of One Medical Group's brand implementation, office roll-outs within the Western US.   »

Berkeley Libraries

To acknowledge the contributors, the City asked GNU Group to create a donor recognition program with displays that reflect the character of each branch and their distinct architectural styles.   »

Granada Theatre

After having gone through a multi-million dollar renovation years prior, the Granada Theatre was ready to permanently give thanks to their entire Donor Community.   »

Lobero Theatre

While undergoing a multi-million dollar renovation, GNU collaborated with KBZ Architects to develop a new welcoming entry statement as well as a flexible, period inspired donor display system.   »

Pleasant Hill Parks & Recreation

There is no doubt the Citizens of Pleasant Hill love their Parks and Recreation Facilities. New Community, Senior and Teen Centers pave the way for a new community sign standards.   »


A revised brand and new headquarters building on their campus in San Jose, RMW brings GNU onto the team to reevaluate campus signage and amenities branding for the new headquarters.   »

Sacramento International Airport

Sac Int'l Airport has long been appreciated for its ease of use. GNU was tasked with developing a wayfinding system that kept this tone while helping customers navigate this growing airport.   »

Juan Santamaria Int’l Airport

Juan Santamaria International Airport in San Jose, Costa Rica is the gateway for a majority of travelers visiting this tourist mecca, and an important symbol of civic pride for their country.   »

Love Field

Learn how GNU was pivotal in the development of a comprehensive wayfinding and signage program for Southwests major hub in Dallas.   »

Tech Company

Forward thinking Tech Company decides to get really creative with their new headquarters and works with GNU impart their company culture through signage, graphics and displays.   »

BGI / BlackRock

GNU started working with Barclays Global Investors to brand their world headquarters and shortly after completion, BlackRock acquired Barclays which resulted in a rebrand.   »

Lafayette-Orinda Presbyterian

GNU worked with the LOPC community to come up with a new exterior campus sign program that draws an appropriate level of attention while preserving the beautiful views within.   »