Justin Ahrens joins AIGA National Board
Rule29’s Principle and Creative Director, Justin Ahrens, has been nominated to the 2016 AIGA National Board! In this role, Justin will be on the leadership team of the largest professional design association in the country, and speaking into the global design conversation. We’re obviously proud of Justin around here, and look forward to seeing his impact on AIGA.
GDUSA American Web Design Awards
Rule29 was featured in Graphic Design USA’s Web Design Awards 2016.
GDUSA American Package Design Awards
Rule29 was featured in Graphic Design USA’s Packaging Design Awards 2016.
Justin Ahrens on Officehours
Our Creative Director, Justin Ahrens, was recently interviewed by Officehours. The interview was focused on how Rule29 has grown over the years, as well as how our team allocates time to work on projects we see as doing good in the world. For the full interview, go here. To find Justin’s availability on Officehours, be sure to visit his profile.
Wheels4Water rides into the 2015 Print Regional Design Annual
The Wheels4Water logo was chosen to be in 2015 Print Magazine Regional Design Annual. This distinction is one of several awards that our design for good project has been recognized for. From the brand, posters to jersey designs. Thanks to Creative Director Debbie Millman and the all-star judges Noreen Morioka, D.J. Stout, Charles S. Anderson, Louise Fili, Stephen Doyle and Ann Willoughby thanks for including us!
PRINT Magazine’s 2015 Wearable Design Awards
In partnership with Pactimo, Rule29 designed a collection of cycling jerseys to celebrate and thank our sponsors for the 2015 Wheels4Water ride. We were honored by PRINT Magazine presenting our work with an Outstanding Achievement Award for the Wearable Design Awards. You can view our jerseys here and here be sure to keep an eye out for the coming publication.
Wheels4Water 2015 logo selected for STA Design Archive
The 2015 Wheels4Water logo was selected for this year’s STA Chicago Design Archive. The competition was created to recognize and celebrate outstanding achievement in graphic design in the Chicago area. Look for the entire collection in the Archive Competition Exhibit in the coming weeks. To learn more about the STA, check out their website.
Graphis Poster Annual 2016
Rule29 was honored as a merit award winner in the Graphis Poster Annual 2016! Graphis showcased a series of 4 posters created for the 2014 Wheels4Water ride to celebrate the states the team rode through on their 1000 mile journey from Boston to Chicago. A huge thanks to Graphis for putting on the competition, and we’re looking forward to entering again next year. Go here to see the posters in more detail, as well as some of the other awesome submissions.
PRINT Magazine 2015
Rule29’s Wheels4Water project was featured in the Summer 2015 issue of PRINT magazine. The article covered the story and vision behind Wheels4Water, including how the project is serving the people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The Wheels4Water was honored by the coverage, and we want to send a huge thank you to Debbie Millman and the rest of the PRINT team for helping to get this message out to more people.