We are Build. Founded in 2001 by Michael C. Place (Creative Director) and Nicky Place (Business Director), and since joined by Joe Luxton (Designer) and Sophie James (Studio Assistant).

In late 2012 the studio was ranked number 23 in Design Week’s ‘Top 50 creative agencies in the UK’.

We specialise in producing visual identities for creative, design-led clients, and our portfolio encompasses brand identity, art direction and graphic design. We have extensive experience of production including print, websites, & moving image. Our services include design and art direction, management and  production.

Our clients include:
Made.com, Nokia, Getty Images, Sony Computer Entertainment, Design Museum London, and a host of independents.

We are sometimes asked to exhibit works, judge awards, and present talks, including in Tokyo, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Paris, London, Sydney, Dublin and Hong Kong. Our work has been published in over 100 books and magazines worldwide.

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