Reno Design creates responsive web design, enduring brand identities and inspired book designs. For over 20 years we’ve provided brand, web, publishing and strategic consultancy to large and boutique organisations, as well as individuals with a taste for great design.
Creative thinking and clear strategy inform our distinctive, expressive and diverse outcomes. While staying true to our core design aesthetics, we continue to explore new communication directions informed by changing commercial environments. Award-winning creative director, Graham Rendoth is involved in all projects from ideation to execution.
Our Sydney studio delivers contemporary brand and design services to clients across industries as diverse as finance, health, arts, publishing, events, technology, food, cosmetics and not-for-profit. Where able, we seek partnerships and opportunities to explore fresh, creative challenges. Our client mix also reflects in our work philosophy of celebrating the new and innovative while upholding time-tested standards of transparency, budget consciousness and management efficiency.
Within the studio team and in our client relationships we consider ourselves collaborators. We would love to be involved with your new project.
Graham Rendoth, Creative Director
The founder and creative director of Reno Design, Graham Rendoth is a specialist in connecting design practice and strategy. Graham has created hundreds of design and branding projects for a diverse group of clients. In addition, he has, independently or in partnership, headed several design practices and was in-house designer for the Sydney Opera House for 5 years and Head of Design with Billy Blue Group for 2 years.
Graham is also an award-winning book designer. His prolific practice has been informed by activities in the visual arts, typography, publishing design, design history, ecology, urban space and contemporary culture. His wide-ranging interest and experience in design fields has led Graham to lecture at institutions such as Billy Blue College of Design, Sydney Graphics College and Sydney College of Arts, and present at major conferences.
Memberships: Australian Graphic Design Association (AGDA), Australian Book Designers Association (ABDA) and Viscopy (Australian Artists’ Copyright Agency)
Awards: Australian Type Directors Club, AWARD, AGDA, Australian Publishers Association, Australia-New Zealand Type Design Awards, Galley Club of Australia, Leipzig International Book Fair
Clients – Commercial: Film Australia, Aerospace Defence Australia, Amnesty International, Australia Council, Australian Bookbinders Inc, Australian Tourist Commission, Catholic Health Care (CHCS), DAMSmart!, Dancelines.com, DJRD Architects, Ella Baché (EBHQ), Goodnews Communication, Greencorp Magnetics, Greencorp Marine, Jane Coleman Landscape Architect, Jane Davie Architect, JCA Architects, Kelly+Partners Accountants, Le Monde Café, Napoleon Perdis Cosmetics, NSW Government, Parramatta City Council, Pirelli Australia, PCYC NSW, PCYC QLD, Radio Skid Row, Lea-Shannon Legal, Ragg Ahmed Health Communications, St John of God Health Services, Sutherland Shire Council, Sydney Advanced Reality, Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney Opera House Trust, Tourism Australia, Talon Technology, TNT Australia, Tolltreck Limited, University of Technology, Sydney, University of Western Sydney, Waltcorp, Wollemi Mining, WLPA (Protection of Animals)
Clients – Publishing: ABC Books & Audio, Bantam, Black Swan, Bush Biotherapies, Carter Film & Book Publishing, Choice Books, Clown Publishers, Cocoon Lodge, Craftsman Press, Digestive Diseases Research, Federation Press, Focus Books, Hale & Iremonger, Kelly+Partners, Lapen, Macleay, Margaret Gee, Quadrant Books, Random House, StudiOh!, Third Advent, Tizuli, Transworld