J Bohn Associates | Auto Center Tripod
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Auto Center Tripod

Claremont, CA

Design

2018

Category
Commercial
About This Project

The proposed Claremont Auto Center freeway sign reflects the style of the great American freeway and major roadway signage from the mid-20th century. In the spirit of classic Southern California auto dealer signage like those for Selman and Felix Chevrolet, iconic fast food signs such as those from In-N-Out Burger, Norms, and McDonald’s, and local retail and entertainment landmarks like Pomona’s Fox Theater and Eastland Center’s tower, the Auto Center sign uses color, contrast and a distinctive silhouette to provide memorably whimsical, light figures along major roadways.