ABOUT US


We’re a big team of dreamers and doers whose number one passion is bringing visual narratives and experiences to life. Whether it’s through original design, photography, illustration, video, or events, we get out of bed every day to explore the boundary-less world of possibility we’ve created together. 

 

We are creatively adventurous – we push the boundaries of what’s possible. 

We reflect our audience in our content – because we ARE our audience. 

We are open minded and collaborative – we all bring something unique to the table. 

We are supportive of each other – because… one team, one dream. 

We are optimistic and resilient – checking egos at the door. 

We are strategic – curious about how or work is received and evolving
from those learnings. 

 

awards


Not to toot our own horn, but… 

 

Webby Award Online Film and Video for The Skinny - 2016

Telly Award Branded Content & Entertainment Nonprofit for How to Deal With Life's Most Awkward Moment  - 2016 

Telly Award Video Viral for Baddie Winkle - 2016

Telly Award Video Social Responsibility for Her Shorts: Men's Health - 2016

Telly Award Video Documentary for Tehran: Unveiled - 2016

Telly Award Video Cultural for Daughters of Paradise - 2016

Digiday Award Best Brand Partnership for Primark - 2016

Digiday Award Best Publishing Innovation in Advertising for Minnie Mouse at 29 Rooms - 2016

Digiday Award Best Use of Multimedia Storytelling for Daughters of Paradise - 2016

Digiday Award Best Use of Video for Baddie Winkle - 2016

Digiday Nominee Best Content Studio - 2016

American Photography Award in Corporate for R29 2016 Calendar - 2016

American Photography Award in Editorial for A 20 Something Guide to Flowers - 2016

American Photography Award in Advertising for H&M Coachella - 2016

 

Telly Award Best Web Series for Style Out There - 2015

Clio Image Award for Editorial Illustrations in 10 Editors Must haves for Tricky Fall Season - 2015

Clio Image Finalist for Refinery29's Country CLub Experiential Installation - 2015

American Illustration Award for Editor Picks shoe illustration - 2015

American Photography Award for 25 Real Photos of Women's Breasts - 2015

American Photography Award for This is What 200 Calories Looks Like - 2015

 

Fast Company Top 20 Most Innovative Companies in Style 2014

NewsCred Top 25 Most Influential Content Marketing Brands of 2014

Webby Award People's Voice for Fashion & Beauty - 2014

Webby Award Best Fashion and Beauty Content - 2014

 

 

CREATIVE CULTURE


We believe that a team that hangs together works well together… and we work together to keep our brand evolving and our creative juices flowing… That’s why you’ll find us hosting weekly creative brainstorms, drink-and-draws, working on group zines, and sharing endless inspiration amongst each other.

 

R29 ACADEMY


The things we teach each other day-to-day are incredibly valuable… but it doesn’t stop there. Monthly visits from creative visionaries across all fields and industries serve to inspire our entire organization with new, fresh thinking, insights and inspiration.