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    When creative matters, people notice.

    Cool stuff happens around here pretty much every day. Here’s the latest scoop on Rule29’s awards,
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    • 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.

      Posted May 16, 2016
    • GDUSA American Web Design Awards

      Rule29 was featured in Graphic Design USA’s Web Design Awards 2016.

      Posted May 5, 2016
    • GDUSA American Package Design Awards

      Rule29 was featured in Graphic Design USA’s Packaging Design Awards 2016.

      Posted May 5, 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.

      Posted March 21, 2016
    • Print Regional Design Annual

      Rule29 was featured: 2015, 2014, 2010, 2006

      Posted December 12, 2015
    • 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!

      Posted October 31, 2015
    • 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.

      Posted October 28, 2015
    • 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.

      Posted October 27, 2015
    • 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.

      Posted September 29, 2015
    • 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.

      Posted July 20, 2015