Freelance Design Director based in Manhattan, working independently with a focus on unique, bold, and branded interactive design. Selectively partnering with like-minded brands and organizations across the international market to push visual interactive experiences in an artistic, unique, and bold way.

Relationships and onsite work experience with Google, Native Design, Microsoft, WatsonDG and Apple.*

 

New portfolio for work spanning 2017-2019 coming this winter?☟

 

— Maybe, but highly unlikely.

 

Meanwhile, visit some of my work on Dribbble, ♡Henry, and Behance

Booked Sep-Dec 2019. Future availability upon request ✎ itsrolf@gmail.com

 

 

© 2015—2020

.Awards

People's Voice Award at Webby Awards - Big Hero 6
Awwwards Honorable Mention, Dec 9th - The Private Exchange
The FWA Awards, Dec 3rd - Big Hero 6
Awwwards Site of the day, Nov 17th - Big Hero 6
Gold Visuelt Annual Award - Gullsnitt Opening Titles
The 16th Annual Webby Awards - Martha Marcy May Marlene
Awwwards Site of the day, Mar 5th - Voice.no
Awwwards Site of the day, Dec 30th - Designbyrolf.com
The FWA Award, Nov 22nd - Martha Marcy May Marlene
CSS Awards Featured, Nov 3rd - Designbyrolf.com
Adobe - Site Of The Day Oct
4th 2011 - Martha Marcy May Marlene
Silver Visuelt Annual Award - OnePiece Jump In!
Diploma Visuelt Annual Award - Carls Restaurant
The Webby Awards Nominee (International Annual Award Show in NYC) - Carls Restaurant
Diploma Best Interactive Game The Golden Tag (Gulltaggen) - Litago Ski Championship
The FWA Award, Jan 30th - OnePiece Jump In
The FWA Award, Oct 3rd - Carls Restaurant
PCA The Golden Tag (Gulltaggen) - OnePiece Jump In!
Diploma Best Website 2010 The Golden Tag (Gulltaggen) - OnePiece Jump In!
Hive Awards Winner, Award of Merit - Ford Mustang Customizer
Hive Awards Winner, User Experience - Ford Mustang Customizer
Hive Awards Winner, Automotive - Ford Mustang Customizer
F.C.U.K Star Awards - Cold Lunch Movie Website
Linkage Feature - Cold Lunch Movie Website
Dope Awards Site of the day - Cold Lunch Movie Website
F.C.U.K Star Awards - Touch by Ingi
Cult-foo Site of the day - Portfolio feature

Linkage Feature - Online portfolio site feature

.Publications

How to design a better user experience - Advanced Photoshop Issue 132
Expert spotlight, Selection Tools - Advanced Photoshop Issue 130
Responsive design - Advanced Photoshop Issue 126
Featured Interview - Advanced Photoshop Magazine March issue 89
Featured Interview - Advanced Photoshop Magazine March issue 80
Featured at Digital Abstracts Online Magazine, March 27th, 2011
Featured Interview - Web Designer Magazine October.
Industry Interview - Advanced Photoshop Magazine Oct Issue 32 2009
Featured Interview .NET Magazine November Issue

 

.Industry Jury

Awwwards International - Interactive Judge
Gullblyanten

 

.Clients

WatsonDG, BBDO Atlanta, Fantasy, W+K, Microsoft, Native, R/GA and Jam3.

 

.Beyond Pitch Work

Disney, Ubisoft, Universal, A24, Fox Searchlight, Lexus, Ford and more.