Alex Herwig

Dutch Art Director working at The Martin Agency in Richmond, VA.
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About




Hi, I’m Alex.
A Dutch advertising creative.
Senior by title, junior by heart.
I love coming up with surprising ideas that get people talking.
Ideas that are fun, simple and smart (well, sometimes).
Currently, I’m in Richmond, VA. with my wife, two daughters, American dog and Dutch cat.
Want to get in touch? Drop me a line at lexherwig@gmail.com


Experience


The Martin Agency, Richmond, VA.
Senior Art Director
Walmart, Kayak, Purina, Midas, Ritz, Stolichnaya, Benjamin Moore, Sabra, DoubleTree, Wheat Thins
2015 - present

DDB & Tribal Worldwide, Amsterdam
Creative
Heineken, Adidas, TomTom, KLM, Ziggo, Wall’s
2013 - 2015

Havas Worldwide, Amsterdam
Designer & Art Director
Volvo, Durex, Rabobank, Interpolis
2011 - 2013

Y&R These Days, Amsterdam
Designer
Microsoft, Ford
2010 - 2011

Brandbase, Amsterdam
Designer
Shell, Rabobank, ING, Pisang Ambon
2008 - 2009

Fabrique, Delft
Intern & Designer
Albert Heijn, Rijksmuseum, Koninklijke Bibliotheek, Thieme Meulenhoff
2006 - 2008


Honors & Awards


Cannes Lions
1x Gold (’13), 1x Silver (’13), 2x Shortlist (’15)

The Webby Awards
1x Winner (’13), 2x Shortlist (’15), 3x Honoree (’15, ’16)

ADCN Awards
1x Gold (’13), 1x Silver (’13), 9x Shortlist (’15, ‘16, ‘18)

The FWA
1x Site of the Day (’14), 2x Mobile Site of the Day (’14)

Spinawards
2x Silver (’13), 1x Shortlist (’15)

D&AD
In Book (’13)

Eurobest
1x Silver (’13), 1x Bronze (’13)

SAN Accent
3x Winner (’13, ’15), 1x Shortlist (’13)

Lovie Awards
1x Silver (’13)

New York Festivals
2x Finalist (’13)

ADC*E
2x Silver (’13)

Epica
1x Bronze (’13)

Esprix
1x Silver (’13)

CSS Awards
Site of the Day (’14)

AWWWARDS
Site of the Day (’14)