ryan kenji furuya

art director, creative director, graphic designer, photographer

Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles-based Art Director with over 15 years of print and web experience.

Logos

  • Logo for California Ukulele Festivals, a non-profit foundation
    Logo for California Ukulele Festivals, a non-profit foundation
  • Logo for Appleby Commercial Real Estate
    Logo for Appleby Commercial Real Estate
  • Orange County American Guild of Organists Pipe Organ Encouter
    Orange County American Guild of Organists Pipe Organ Encouter
  • DriveAide Automotive Accessories
    DriveAide Automotive Accessories
  • Meat at Ate, a social dining club, and a play on words, "Meet at 8"
    Meat at Ate, a social dining club, and a play on words, "Meet at 8"
  • Logo for Tokewell
    Logo for Tokewell
  • Logo for RaceWars, a 1/4-mile drag race series
    Logo for RaceWars, a 1/4-mile drag race series
  • Summit Speech Pathology Services Logo
    Summit Speech Pathology Services Logo
  • North Carolina Gun Company logo
    North Carolina Gun Company logo
  • Pineapple LA Logo Design
    Pineapple LA Logo Design

Corporate Identity and Collateral

  • Business Cards for Okazaki & Associates, a transportation planning firm
    Business Cards for Okazaki & Associates, a transportation planning firm
  • Bao Dim Sum, West Hollywood In-House, Picture and To-Go Trifold Menus.
    Bao Dim Sum, West Hollywood In-House, Picture and To-Go Trifold Menus.

Vehicle Graphics

  • Re5 Energy Drink Street Team Vehicle Wrap Design
    Re5 Energy Drink Street Team Vehicle Wrap Design
  • A proposal for Jaguar USA, I designed the livery to bring awareness to jaguar conservation. Our proposal included a jungle-themed backdrop with a Jaguar F-TYPE in spotted print graphics for display at a vehicle launch program in Sedona, Arizona, where, at the time, "El Jefe" (the only wild jaguar spotted in North America) was a hot topic in the news.
    A proposal for Jaguar USA, I designed the livery to bring awareness to jaguar conservation. Our proposal included a jungle-themed backdrop with a Jaguar F-TYPE in spotted print graphics for display at a vehicle launch program in Sedona, Arizona, where, at the time, "El Jefe" (the only wild jaguar spotted in North America) was a hot topic in the news.
  • Hero graphic for Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC to announce Jaguar's return to its racing heritage with their all-electric I-TYPE Formula E race car. The image was created with existing cityscape photography, while retouching included creating a storm effect from the clear sunset skyline, removal of existing vehicle, and addition of the I-TYPE and text, whilst remaining within strict corporate identity guidelines.
    Hero graphic for Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC to announce Jaguar's return to its racing heritage with their all-electric I-TYPE Formula E race car. The image was created with existing cityscape photography, while retouching included creating a storm effect from the clear sunset skyline, removal of existing vehicle, and addition of the I-TYPE and text, whilst remaining within strict corporate identity guidelines.
  • Land Rover BAR livery adaptation for Range Rover LWB.
    Land Rover BAR livery adaptation for Range Rover LWB.
  • Land Rover BAR livery concept.
    Land Rover BAR livery concept.
  • Logo design and ghost graphics concept for advertisement and support vehicle for drag racing series.
    Logo design and ghost graphics concept for advertisement and support vehicle for drag racing series.
  • Livery design for Richewerks/Tokewell 1/4-mile CRX.
    Livery design for Richewerks/Tokewell 1/4-mile CRX.

Large Format Graphics

  • Large format graphics and vehicle livery created for the Land Rover BAR team, as they rang the bell at the New York Stock Exchange.
    Large format graphics and vehicle livery created for the Land Rover BAR team, as they rang the bell at the New York Stock Exchange.
  • Large format graphics for Jaguar's The Art of Performance Tour launch in Los Angeles.
    Large format graphics for Jaguar's The Art of Performance Tour launch in Los Angeles.

Infographics

  • Infographic concept for EIZO USA.
    Infographic concept for EIZO USA.
  • 2016 Jaguar F-TYPE infograhic for Jaguar Land Rover NA, LLC
    2016 Jaguar F-TYPE infograhic for Jaguar Land Rover NA, LLC
  • Next Generation of Jaguar infographic for Jaguar Land Rover NA, LLC
    Next Generation of Jaguar infographic for Jaguar Land Rover NA, LLC
  • Apple Watch infographic for the All-New Land Rover Discovery launch in Los Angeles for Jaguar Land Rover NA, LLC.
    Apple Watch infographic for the All-New Land Rover Discovery launch in Los Angeles for Jaguar Land Rover NA, LLC.
  • Stand up graphics for Land Rover All-New Discovery pop-up display in Venice, California for 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show.
    Stand up graphics for Land Rover All-New Discovery pop-up display in Venice, California for 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show.
  • Stand up graphics for Land Rover All-New Discovery pop-up display in Venice, California for 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show.
    Stand up graphics for Land Rover All-New Discovery pop-up display in Venice, California for 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show.
  • Stand up graphics for Land Rover All-New Discovery pop-up display in Venice, California for 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show.
    Stand up graphics for Land Rover All-New Discovery pop-up display in Venice, California for 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show.

Digital Media

  • Audi USA Lease-End Program Interactive CD - Flash technology
    Audi USA Lease-End Program Interactive CD - Flash technology
  • Audi USA Lease-End Program Interactive CD - Flash technology
    Audi USA Lease-End Program Interactive CD - Flash technology
  • Sansei Baseball League Website Front-End Design
    Sansei Baseball League Website Front-End Design
  • Website design for www.niseiweek.org, a non-profit foundation based in the Little Tokyo community of Los Angeles, California.
    Website design for www.niseiweek.org, a non-profit foundation based in the Little Tokyo community of Los Angeles, California.
  • Land Rover Facebook social media profile and cover image design for Jaguar Land Rover NA, LLC.
    Land Rover Facebook social media profile and cover image design for Jaguar Land Rover NA, LLC.
  • Jaguar Facebook social media profile and cover image design for Jaguar Land Rover NA, LLC.
    Jaguar Facebook social media profile and cover image design for Jaguar Land Rover NA, LLC.
  • Jaguar Evite Design
    Jaguar Evite Design
  • Jaguar Evite Design
    Jaguar Evite Design
  • Land Rover Twitter Social Media Post. 100,000 follower milestone.
    Land Rover Twitter Social Media Post. 100,000 follower milestone.

T-Shirt Designs

  • T-Shirt Design for Team Ashton Almighty for the Annual CHOCWALK Fundraiser.
    T-Shirt Design for Team Ashton Almighty for the Annual CHOCWALK Fundraiser.
  • 2013 Nisei Week Hoops Basketball Tournament Concept
    2013 Nisei Week Hoops Basketball Tournament Concept
  • 2013 Nisei Week Hoops Basketball Tournament Concept
    2013 Nisei Week Hoops Basketball Tournament Concept
  • Collaboration design with RawToons for DJ Hideo Fundraiser Shirt
    Collaboration design with RawToons for DJ Hideo Fundraiser Shirt
  • T-shirt design for Ukulele Na Keiki, a volunteer after-school program to teach children the ukulele at various schools in Los Angeles. Shirt and floral colors determined by school colors.
    T-shirt design for Ukulele Na Keiki, a volunteer after-school program to teach children the ukulele at various schools in Los Angeles. Shirt and floral colors determined by school colors.

Poster Design

  • 2012 Nisei Week Japanese Festival Poster
    2012 Nisei Week Japanese Festival Poster
  • 2008 Nisei Week Poster Design - Commemorating the 20th Anniversary of H.R. 442.
    2008 Nisei Week Poster Design - Commemorating the 20th Anniversary of H.R. 442.
  • 4th Anniversary Sale Poster Design for We Grow Hydro, a hydrophonics supply store.
    4th Anniversary Sale Poster Design for We Grow Hydro, a hydrophonics supply store.

Program Design

  • 2011 San Diego Symphony Opus Gala (Cover)
    2011 San Diego Symphony Opus Gala (Cover)
  • 2011 San Diego Symphony Opus Gala (Inside Spread)
    2011 San Diego Symphony Opus Gala (Inside Spread)
  • 2011 San Diego Symphony Opus Gala (Inside Spread)
    2011 San Diego Symphony Opus Gala (Inside Spread)

Catalogs

  • Fabtech Catalog Production
    Fabtech Catalog Production
  • Fabtech Catalog Production
    Fabtech Catalog Production
  • Fabtech Catalog Production
    Fabtech Catalog Production
  • DKS Catalog Production
    DKS Catalog Production
  • DKS Catalog Production
    DKS Catalog Production

Maps

  • 2012 San Diego Convention & Visitors Bureau Map
    2012 San Diego Convention & Visitors Bureau Map
  • 2012 San Diego Convention & Visitors Bureau Map
    2012 San Diego Convention & Visitors Bureau Map

Photography

  • Los Angeles City Hall, California
    Los Angeles City Hall, California
  • Santa Monica Pier, California
    Santa Monica Pier, California
  • Los Angeles, California (Photography and Layout)
    Los Angeles, California (Photography and Layout)

Photo Retouch

  • Photo Retouching. Removal of shadow on vehicle.
    Photo Retouching. Removal of shadow on vehicle.