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

About

Rasmus Wangelin, Global Design Director 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. His background spans from animation, illustration, branding, web and graphic design.

With over 15 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.

Profile

Rasmus Wängelin
Design/Creative Director - New York


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Experience

2016-present – Global Design Director 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
2003-xx – Freelance Designer

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