Alain Calle

Visual Communications Manager

A devout Frenchman, Alain is a graphic designer who gets excited about making the ordinary extraordinary. He heads up the firm’s visual communications and brand management. With many interests, Alain is particularly drawn to the tactile.

Having a decidedly minimalistic tendency, Alain’s visual objective is beautiful, simple design.  To learn more read his blog post Moar White Space.  A graphic designer with a multitude of skills, his experience ranges from creating simple graphics for design reports to large-scale public involvement campaigns. With skills in drafting in AutoCAD, rendering in Photoshop, report layout, and full-scale model building, Alain can take any aspect of a project and make it understandable to the layperson. He is responsible for corporate branding and promotional material design. A fierce competitor in parlor games, he is also a mono-skier, plays basketball weekly, and types on a 1914 Harris Visible Typewriter No. 4.

Education

  • Master's of Architecture Studies, Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture
  • Bachelor of Arts, Visual Arts, Seattle Pacific University

Awards

  • APWA Attendees Choice Award - Best Giveaway
  • SMPS Reign Award - Best Online Media
  • SMPS Reign Award - Best Piece by an Outlying Firm