Steve Keller, Collaborative Designer
Steve has been developing design and communication solutions for over 30 years. After graduating from the Institute of Design in Chicago and completing graduate studies in Europe as a Fulbright Scholar, he worked for Container Corporation of America and the Center for Advanced Research and Design.
Steve also established a graphics and environmental design department for the architectural firm of C F Murphy & Associates. He was the founding partner of the Chicago based design firm of Keller, Lane & Waln, earlier known as The Graphics Group, where he directed numerous print, identity and environmental graphics programs for such clients as Quaker Oats, Steelcase, American Hospital Supply, O’Hare International Airport and the J.Edgar Hoover FBI Building. He later joined Genesis in Denver as a partner and design director where he worked with Lane Design Group on several graphics programs including Arlington International Racecourse, and Keystone Resort sign program.
He recent work includes the design and project management for the graphics program for the Pepsi Center in Denver. Having recently rejoined Lane Design Group, Steve directs design and develops marketing and environmental graphics from the Colorado based office in Denver. He contributes significantly to the firms environmental graphics, exhibition design and multimedia capabilities.
In addition to recognition and awards for his work, Mr. Keller has been invited to lecture to students, his peers and professional associations on the specifics of large interdisciplinary projects.