Rasmus Wängelin is a Swedish designer & director based in New York.

About

Rasmus Wangelin, Global ACD (Design) at Spotify & formerly Design/Creative Director at R/GA. Originally from Sweden and former Hyper-Island alumni, Rasmus believes in a very hands-on approach and normally works across different teams & clients simultaneously providing leadership and direction.

With over 10 years of experience working in the digital space, Rasmus has done work for a wide variety of clients including Nike, Google, Sony, Samsung, Beats, Youtube, Intel. His work has been globally recognized and awarded by Cannes Lions, One Show, Art Directors Club, D&AD and more. He was also awarded the 2012 Professional YoungGun of the Year. Rasmus has taught classes at Hyper-Island and School of Visual Arts.

Outside of work Rasmus is a huge sports fan and spends a lot of time watching/playing soccer.

Profile

Rasmus Wangelin
Design/Creative Director - New York


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Experience

2016-present – Global ACD (Design) at Spotify
2008-16 – Design/Creative Director at R/GA
2014-15 – Aesthetic Director at Ateljé
2007-07 – Educator (Animation) at Hyper-Island
2006-07 – Design Intern at Big Spaceship
2005-07 – Design at Hyper Island
2004-04 – Designer Digital Nature
2005-05 – 3D at University of Vaxjo, Sweden
2005-05 – Webdesign at University of Vaxjo, Sweden
2004-05 – Spanish at Universitat d'Alacant, Spain
2002-02 – 3D at Miroi, Sweden
1998-01 – Media Studies at Kungsmadskolan, Sweden

Awards

2016 – Spotify + Bastille / Eye of the Stormers – Awwwards – SOTD
2016 – Spotify + Bastille / Eye of the Stormers – FWA – SOTD
2016 – Nike Kyrie Irving Unexpected Moves – CLIO Sports / Packaging – Gold
2016 – Nike Speed Drops – CLIO Sports / Product&Service – Silver

2015 – Nike Genealogy of Innovation – CLIO Sports / Design – Gold
2015 – Nike Genealogy of Innovation – CLIO Sports / Social Websites – Silver
2015 – Nike Summer is Serious – CLIO Sports / Social Media – Bronze

2014 – LeBron "Together We Rise" – CLIO Sports / OOH – Grand CLIO
2014 – LeBron "Together We Rise" – CLIO Sports / Social – Silver
2014 – LeBron "Together We Rise" – Webby / Mobile – Honoree
2014 – Jay Z Magna Carta Holy Grail App – One Show / Mobile – Gold
2014 – Jay Z Magna Carta Holy Grail App – Cannes Lions / Music – Silver
2014 – Jay Z Magna Carta Holy Grail App – D&AD / Music – Silver
2014 – Jay Z Magna Carta Holy Grail App – Effie / Impact – Silver
2014 – Jay Z Magna Carta Holy Grail App – Webby / Music – Winner
2014 – Nike SB App – ANDY Awards / Mobile – Silver
2014 – Nike SB App – Art Directors Club / Advertising – Silver
2014 – Nike SB App – CLIO Sports / Social – Bronze
2014 – Nike SB App – CLIO Sports / Social – Bronze
2014 – Nike SB App – Cannes Lions / Mobile – Bronze
2014 – Nike SB App – D&AD / Apps – In-Book
2014 – Nike SB App – D&AD / Mobile Marketing – In-Book
2014 – Nike SB App – New York Festivals / Interactive – First Prize
2014 – Nike SB App – New York Festivals / Interface – Second Prize
2014 – Nike SB App – One Show / Digital – Bronze
2014 – Nike SB App – One Show / Mobile Apps – Gold
2014 – Nike SB App – One Show / Experience Design – Gold
2014 – Nike SB App – Webby Awards / Sports – Winner

2013 – Nike Primetime – AICP Awards / Social – Winner
2013 – Nike Primetime – Smarties Award / Tablet Campaign – SILVER
2013 – Nike 1thology – Facebook Studio Awards – BRONZE
2013 – One Copy Song – Art Directors Club / Interactive – GOLD
2013 – One Copy Song – Art Directors Club / Interactive – GOLD
2013 – One Copy Song – New York Festivals / Interactive Applications – BRONZE
2013 – One Copy Song – Facebook Studio Awards – BRONZE
2013 – One Copy Song – CLIO Awards / Content & Contact – BRONZE
2013 – One Copy Song – D&AD / Direct Response – In Book
2013 – One Copy Song – D&AD / Use of Music for Digital Advertising – GOLD / Yellow Pencil
2013 – One Copy Song – Webby Awards / Best Use of Social Media – Finalist
2013 – One Copy Song – Webby Awards / Experimental & Innovation – Finalist
2013 – One Copy Song – One Show Interactive / Brand Transformation – Finalist
2013 – One Copy Song – One Show Interactive / Interactive Advertising – Finalist
2013 – One Copy Song – One Show Interactive / Social Media – Finalist


2012 – One Copy Song – Art Directors Club / Online content – GOLD
2012 – One Copy Song – Clio Awards / Content – Bronze
2012 – One Copy Song – Facebook Studio Awards – Bronze
2012 – One Copy Song – New York Festivals / Interactive – Bronze
2012 – One Copy Song – Campaign BIG Awards – Silver
2012 – One Copy Song – Cannes Lions PR / Best Use of Social Media – GOLD
2012 – One Copy Song – Cannes Lions PR / Media, Arts and Entertainments – GOLD
2012 – One Copy Song – Cannes Lions MEDIA / Best Use of Social Media Marketing – BRONZE
2012 – One Copy Song – Cannes Lions CYBER / Community Applications – BRONZE
2012 – One Copy Song – Young Guns Awards / 2012 Professional YoungGun of the Year – Winner
2012 – One Copy Song – Young Guns Awards / Viral – GOLD
2012 – One Copy Song – Young Guns Awards / Digital Vision – GOLD
2012 – One Copy Song – Young Guns Awards / Best Use of Social Media – SILVER
2012 – One Copy Song – Tomorrow Awards – GOLD
2012 – One Copy Song – One Show Entertainment / Music – GOLD
2012 – One Copy Song – One Show Entertainment / Branded Applications – GOLD
2012 – One Copy Song – Cresta Awards / Interactive – GOLD
2012 – One Copy Song – Cresta Awards / Promotions & Incentives – GOLD
2012 – One Copy Song – London International Awards / Use of Social Media – GOLD
2012 – One Copy Song – London International Awards / Entertainment – SILVER
2012 – One Copy Song – London International Awards / Apps & Products – Finalist
2012 – One Copy Song – Communication Arts Advertising Annual / Non-Traditional – Winner
2012 – One Copy Song – Campaign BIG Awards– SILVER
2012 – One Copy Song – SXSW / Music – Finalist
2012 – Nike Sparqulator – IxDA Interaction Awards / Empowering – GOLD
2012 – Nike Sparqulator – CLIO Awards / Apps & Tablet – GOLD
2012 – Nike Sparqulator – CLIO Awards / Innovative Media – BRONZE
2012 – Nike Sparqulator – One Show Interactive / Mobile Applications – SILVER 
2012 – Nike Sparqulator – One Show Entertainment / Branded Applications – SILVER
2012 – Nike Sparqulator – One Show Interactive / Integrated Branding – Merit Award
2012 – Nike Sparqulator – One Show Interactive / Events & Installations – Finalist
2012 – Nike Sparqulator – Art Directors Club / Integrated – BRONZE
2012 – Nike Sparqulator – Art Directors Club / Mobile – BRONZE
2012 – Nike Sparqulator – Cannes Lions MEDIA / Best Use of Mobile Devices – Finalist
2012 – Nike Sparqulator – Cannes Lions CYBER / Clothing, Footwear & Accessories – Finalist
2012 – Nike Sparqulator – Andy Awards / Consumer Generated Content – Finalist
2012 – Nike Sparqulator – AICP Next Awards / Integrated Campaign – Finalist

2009 – Lebron James, Play With Heart – Webby / Branded content – Finalist
2009 – Nike Basketball, Signature Moves – One Show Interactive – Merit Award
2009 – Nike Basketball, Signature Moves – Webby / Branded content – Finalist

2008 – Webdesign International Festival – 1st Place
2008 – Nike Basketball, This is our game anthem – 365 AIGA – Winner
2008 – Nike Basketball, This is our game anthem – One ShowInteractive – Merit Award

2006 – crew11.net – FWA – Website of the day
2006 – crew11.net – Guldeken / Design – GOLD
2006 – crew11.net – Guldeken / Website – GOLD

 

Recognition

2016 – Hypebeast – Article – Kyrie2 Unexpected Moves
2016 – Adweek – Article – Kyrie2 Unexpected Moves
2016 – Advertising Served – Featured – Nike Speed Drops
2016 – Advertising Served – Featured – YouTube Posters
2016 – Interaction Served – Featured – Playstation Redesign
2015 – App Design Served – Featured – Nike Sochi
2015 – The Digital Age Served – Featured – Magna Carta
2015 – Footwear News – Featured – Ateljé Fall Campaign
2014 – Fast Company – Featured – Genealogy of Innovation
2014 – Soccer Bible – Featured – Genealogy of Innovation
2014 – Freshness Mag – Featured – Genealogy of Innovation
2014 – Vouge Italia – Featured – Genealogy of Innovation
2014 – Drop Date – Featured – Genealogy of Innovation
2014 – Designmodo – Featured – Nike Sochi
2014 – Behance – Featured – Nike Sochi​
2014 – AdWeek Talent Gallery – Featured – Nike Sochi​
2014 – FWA Dribble Weekly Replay – Featured – Nike Sochi​
2013 – Advanced Photoshop Magazine – Master Tutorial
2012 – Creative Review The Annual – One Copy Song
2012 – Communications Arts – Featured – One Copy Song
2012 – Resume.se – Various publications
2012 – Digital Age Served – Featured – One Copy Song
2012 – Behance – Featured – Nike Gear Up
2012 – Behance – Featured – Play With Heart
2012 – App Design Served – Featured – Nike Sparqulator
2011 – Adweek Talent Gallery – Featured – Portfolio
2011 – Webdesign Served – Featured – Nike Basketball
2010 – Behance – Featured – Enter the Zone
2010 – Webdesign Served – Featured – Signature Moves


Specialities

Creative & Art Direction
Concept Development
Digital Illustration
Animation
3D Design
User Experience
Interaction Design
Brand Identity Design
Brand and Design Strategy