Here are some design concepts to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Architectural Research Consultants, Incorporated.

The logo’s bluish rectangle containing lowercase lettering has remained unchanged since 1976.

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Yellow “40th Anniversary” tag.

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Red “Est. 1976” badge.

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Ornate ring of text.

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Text ring drop shadow depth effect in Illustrator.
This circular design uses a hierarchy of layer styles (defined in Illustrator’s Appearance palette) to mimic bevels and shading.

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Circular design with embossed edges.

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Layer-based design attributes in Illustrator’s Appearance palette.
The casual handwritten typeface is Jellyka CuttyCupcakes by Jessica “Jellyka Nerevan” Lapointe.

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Jellyka CuttyCupcakes.

 

ARC 40th Anniversary Logo