Awards, Recognition

 

Awards

  • 2016 10th Annual Pixel Awards, Winner, Judges Selection “Hospitality & Travel”
  • 2014 1st Place, Brand Identity, AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2014 2nd Place, Brand Identity, AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2014 1st Place, Booklet+Annual Report, AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2012 1st Place, Brand Identity, AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2012 2nd Place, Brand Identity, AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2012 3rd Place, Brand Identity, AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2012 1st Place, Environmental, AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2012 2nd Place, Environmental, AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2012 1st Place, Video & Motion Graphics, AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2012 2nd Place, Video & Motion Graphics, AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2012 1st Place, Letterhead (Stationery), AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2012 2nd Place, Letterhead (Stationery), AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2012 2nd Place, Promotional, AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2012 3rd Place, Promotional, AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2012 3rd Place, Logos, AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2012 3rd Place, Booklet+Annual Report, AIGA “The Texas Show”
  • 2012 HOW Magazine Merit Award, “Your Best Work”.
  • 2011 HOW Magazine Small Design Firm Winners Award, “Your Best Work”, 4 projects selected
  • 2010 2nd Place Stationery Systems AIGA, “The Texas Show”, Paula Scher Jury
  • 2010 3rd Place Logotypes AIGA “The Texas Show”, Paula Scher Jury
  • 2008 Best of Show, Jonny Jones ‘Excellence in Printing’ Award
    ADDY® Awards, The Austin Show
  • 2008 Gold ADDY® Award, Campaign, Flat, Direct Marketing Category,
    ADDY® Awards, The Austin Show
  • 2008 Bronze ADDY® Award, Campaign, Flat, Direct Marketing Category,
    District 10 Regional Awards
  • 2007 1st Place: Telly Award™, Best TV Ad Campaign, San Antonio Stockshow & Rodeo, for Revelator Films ‡
  • 2006 Winner, Beck Prize in Digital & Hybrid Media, KRob*, Rick Brown Jury.
  • 2005 Juror’s Citation, KRob*, Paul Lewis (Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis) Jury
  • 2004 Winner, Best in Show, KRob*, Neil Denari (NMDA) & Joseph Kosinski Jury.
  • 2004 Juror’s Citation, KRob*, Neil Denari (NMDA) & Joseph Kosinski Jury.
  • 2003 Winner, Beck Prize in Digital & Hybrid Media, KRob*, Hani Rashid (Asymptote) Jury.

 

Creative Director & Founder Jett Butler, prior to FÖDA:

  • 2002 First Place (with Nancy Weeks) City of Dallas “Architecture Month” Graphic Competition
  • 2002 Third Place (with Nancy Weeks) City of Dallas “Architecture Month” Graphic Competition
  • 2002 Juror’s Citation, KRob*, Wes Jones Jury.
  • 2001 American Institute of Architects, Honor Award, Rave Motion Pictures Corporate Office **
  • 2001 VMSD Award, Rave Motion Pictures**
  • * Ken Roberts Memorial Delineation Competition
    ** Under C. Cal Young, AIA for dsgn Associates
    ‡ Southwest TV Campaign over $100K. Revelator Productions & Third Rail Creative with FÖDA Studio

Lectures/Critiques/Academia

  • 2017 Lecture, AIA Austin Continuing Education Program
  • 2017 Panelist, NYCxDesign, “Branding Outside the Square: The Future of Design”
  • 2016 Adjunct Lecturer, University of Texas, College of Fine Arts Design Division
  • 2016 Panelist, SXSW, “Dining & Design”
  • 2015 Lecture, University of Texas, College of Fine Arts Design Division
  • 2014 Lecture & Workshop, Virginia Commonwealth University, College of Art
  • 2014 Studio Critic, University of Texas, College of Fine Arts Design Division
  • 2013 AIGA Small Talks
  • 2013 Adjunct Lecturer, University of Texas, College of Fine Arts Design Division
  • 2012 Adjunct Lecturer, University of Texas, College of Fine Arts Design Division
  • 2012 Practicum Panel, University of Texas, College of Fine Arts
  • 2011 Design Juror, IDEC Creative Scholarship. University of Applied Sciences, Germany with Miami University, Ohio.
  • 2011 Invited Speaker, University of Idaho, School of Architecture, two-day workshop with thesis critique and portfolio reviews.
  • 2011 Invited Speaker, Drury University, Hammons School of Architecture, two-day workshop with thesis critique and portfolio reviews.
  • 2010 Invited Critic, senior critiques at theUniversity of Texas, School of Art and Art History, Design Division
  • 2010 Invited Speaker, University of Texas, School of Art and Art History, Design Division
  • 2010 Invited as Juror, Kansas City YAF‘Monsters of Design’ Competition
  • 2010 Invited Panelist, Marketing Expert, AIA Summer Conference, Austin
  • 2010 Invited Speaker Design Series Lecture, University of Texas, School of Art and Art History, Design Division
  • 2010 Invited Speaker, Drury UniversityHammons School of Architecture, two-day workshop with thesis critique and portfolio review.
  • 2010 Invited to speak at PechaKucha, Austin
  • 2008 Invited to Online Critique forMiami University (Ohio), Graphic Design Program Blog, Samantha Perkins, Visiting Critic
  • 2007 Invited Speaker, Texas Society of Architects Convention, Host Chapter Event, “Ten Emerging Studios”
  • 2007 Invited Juror for Ken Roberts Memorial Delineation Competition
  • 2006 Invited to teach AIA Austin Continuing Education Program
  • 2006 Invited to critique at University of Texas, School of Architecture
  • 2006 Invited to critique at Texas Tech University Vis Lab program
  • 2005 Invited to critique at University of Texas, School of Architecture
  • 2005 Invited to speak to the San Antonio Chapter of the American Advertising Federation
  • 2004 Invited to speak at University of Texas, Arlington, for American Institute of Architect Students lecture series
  • 2004 Invited to lecture at Texas Tech University, College of Architecture

Publishings & Media

Published with client:

  • 2010 Hemispheres, (United Airlines) March issue “Three Perfect Days In Austin” print and online.
  • 2009 Austin-American Statesman, March 11th
  • 2009 Esquire, Perla’s “Best New Restaurants in America”
  • 2009 Architectural Record, Fairfield House, March issue online
  • 2008 Design Boutiques
  • 2008 Architectural Creations Vol. 2–AIA Honor Awards (Syria)
  • 2008 Food & Wine, February Issue
  • 2008 Tercera Muestra Internacional de Interiorismo Contemporaneo–
    Bienal Mexico (Mexico), Plazola Editores
  • 2008 Best of Business Card Design 8, Rockport Publishers, 4 projects selected
  • 2007 Elle Decor, June Issue
  • 2007 bRILLIANT, May Issue
  • 2006 SPA.DE, Volume 5
  • 2006 Ambientes por Obras, Febrero issue, Año 2, Numero 7
  • 2006 Maru (Korea)
  • 2005 Texas Architect, September Issue
  • 2005 Interior Design, June Issue, Vol.7