Meet the super talented people who call Roco their home. Designers, architects, illustrators, branding agencies, art & design collectives we are all here! Come and join us.
Dust is a design collective producing brand and design for talented people and organisations who want to create a wonderful experience, content and activity.
Clients include Atlantic Records, Cadbury’s, Barclays, the BBC, British Airways, Canon, Disney, Google, Macy’s, Mercedes Benz, Microsoft, Museums Sheffield, O2, Orange, Penguin, Random House, Royal Mail, Sega, Sony, The Guardian, The Museum Of Childhood, The Science Museum and Virgin.
Geo Law is a freelance illustrator and “professional wall doodler” born and bred in Sheffield. Geo’s work features a blend of references such as comic books, computer game characters and pop culture, all rooted in a love of doodling.
Geo’s illustrations can be found around Sheffield where they have become local landmarks, but his impressive client list also includes international giants like Facebook and Dunkin’ Donuts.
Green Lili create fresh and contemporary wall art that incorporates the latest trends in home interiors
Clients include John Lewis, M&S and Dunelm Mill. Green Lil has been featured in Elle Decoration, The Sunday Express magazine and Kitchen, Bathroom and Bedroom.
PAUL TESTA ARCHITECTURE
Paul Testa Architecture is a small and innovative architecture practice working primarily on private domestic projects and housing schemes.
In 2016 BUILD magazine named Paul Testa Architecture ‘Sustainable Building Firm of the Year’, ‘Best for Rural Residential Design, Sheffield’, ‘Sustainable Architects of the Year, South Yorkshire’ and recieved a BUILD excellence award for Passivhaus design. Paul and his team regularly contribute to Homebuilding and Renovating magazine and have had multiple projects featured in the architectural press.
LYON & LYON
Lyon & Lyon is a branding agency built by brothers Ben and Mat Lyon that prides itself on creating extraordinary work for extraordinary people.
Clients include Supernatural, Inforno, Urban Outfitters and internationally renowned gift company Luckies. Lyon & Lyon’s Six Mile Pencils won a Dieline award for Outstanding Achievements.
GUY TAYLOR ASSOCIATES
Guy Taylor Associates are an award-winning, innovative and forward-thinking design studio combining a highly skilled team of architects, architectural technologists, landscape architects, and restoration and conservation experts. Matthew Fountain heads up the landscape architecture office in Sheffield.
Jonny Wan is a freelance illustrator with a fascination for all things ancient and Art Deco. Since graduating from Manchester School of Art in 2008, Jonny has built a high-profile client list that includes Audi, Nike, Ford, Microsoft, Nokia, GQ magazine, New Scientist and the Economist. Jonny’s distinctive illustrative style plays with line, shape and colour and elements of Egyptian hieroglyphics.
SWJ Architects is an architectural practice run by Susi Wellings, an Architect with 15 years’ post-qualification experience, Susi was an Associate at Rogers, Stirk, Harbour & Partners where she worked for eight years on the World Exhibitions and Conservation Centre, a £135m extension to the British Museum.
Susi spent two years with Architecture for Humanity as Country Director & Architect in Sri Lanka, carrying out post-tsunami reconstruction projects. Her work there saw her shortlisted for the Aga Khan Awards 2010.
THE NORTH MARKETING AGENCY
The North Marketing Agency is an independent full-service marketing agency run by Ben Duong that offers PR, social media, events and websites for businesses looking for something different.
Clients include The Montgomery Theatre, Sheffield Design Week, Sheffield Documentary Festival, WasabiSabi, Made By Jonty, Pecha Kucha, Sheffield City Council, Warp, Sheffield Food Festival, Sheffield Adventure Film Festival
Hopper is a creative event production company, helping ambitious brands excite, inspire & entertain through diverse events and experiences.
Working with brands, broadcasters, producers and agencies, Hopper’s clients include CBBC & CBeebies, Hull City Of Culture, Radio 1 Academy and Feld Entertainment.
ARTS ON THE RUN
The regional Arts & Refugees hub, affiliated to Counterpoints Arts the national organisation in the field of arts, migration and social change. Providing opportunities through funded programmes for creative refugees and migrants to develop their artform, realise their dreams, and take their rightful place in our cultural communities.
Konimusic produces and develops world roots music in the UK through funded programmes of studio productions, event programming, and national touring for emerging and established artists.
Konimusic booking agents for a diverse roster of talented British-based international artists and bands including Hassan Erraji, Stella Chiweshe, Harare, Heritage Survival, Haymanot Tesfa, and Sheffield's own Rafiki Jazz