MDG Takes Home Four from 2016 Summit Creative Awards

Mad Dog Graphx received four honors in the 2016 Summit Creative Awards.  MORE


MDG Wins Nine in 2016 Muse Creative Awards

Mad Dog Graphx won nine Gold and Silver honors in the 2016 Muse Creative Awards.  MORE


MDG Wins Eight in 2016 Communicator Awards

Mad Dog Graphx won Gold and Silver in the 22nd Annual Communicator Awards!  MORE


AIGA Alaska 2016 Portfolio Review

Anchorage, AK – Michael Ardaiz of Mad Dog Graphx worked with Will Dowd of Anchorage Community Works (ACW) and Nora Gecan of the Bear Tooth/Moose’s Tooth to present AIGA Alaska’s 2016 Portfolio Review.  MORE


Thrively Digital Transforms Apokrisis

Anchorage, AK – Thrively Digital is Alaska’s newest entry into the world of online marketing agencies. But the firm already has a long history in the state.  MORE


FBA Rebrand Continues to Roll Out in 2016

Anchorage, AK – Last year the rebranding of Food Bank of Alaska began with an updated logo, color palette and positioning statement, “Fill plates, nourish communities.” This effort has continued to roll-out – literally – with a fleet of new trucks in 2016.  MORE


MDG Wins Eight in 2016 Hermes Creative Awards

Mad Dog Graphx recently won eight honors from the 2016 Hermes Creative Awards.  MORE


Bright Ideas from New Voices

Anchorage, AK – A new set of voices is leading a discussion of Alaska’s plans for the future. Our Alaska believes the state is facing serious economic troubles, and this group of young Alaskans is stepping forward to make sure that solutions are designed for a long future, not just immediate political needs.  MORE


The BIG One 2015 Celebrates Alaska Designers

Anchorage, AK – The BIG One, AIGA Alaska’s sixth annual statewide design competition, was held at the Alaska Center for the Performing Arts this year, and the turnout was incredible. More than 100 of this year’s entries were on display for the reception, and guest judge Keetra Dean Dixon shared the dais with AIGA Alaska president Colleen Shannon to help hand out the awards.

Congratulations to all the winners, especially the Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center – winner of the Best of Show award.

Founded in 1914, AIGA is the oldest and largest professional association for design. AIGA works nationally through local chapters to advance design as a professional craft, strategic advantage, and vital cultural force. Mad Dog is proud to be a founding member of AIGA Alaska.


MDG Wins Six 2015 MarCom Awards

Mad Dog Graphx won six honors in the 2015 Marcom Awards. The logo we designed for Identity, Inc. for their 1+1 Alaska initiative won Platinum, as did our own recent Mad Dog website redesign. Annual reports for Anchorage Project Access and OTZ Telephone Cooperative of Kotzebue, Alaska won Gold, along with the 2014–15 concert season poster series for Alaska Youth Orchestras. An updated logo design for Food Bank of Alaska won an honorable mention.  MORE

Growing a Startup

Delaney Thiele, founder and designer at Cloudberry, is partly of Yup’ik and Athabaskan descent, and takes inspiration from her Alaska Native heritage when choosing the materials and patterns for her line of handcrafted beaded earrings.   MORE