Rudy Manning

Advertising / Graphic Design / Product Design


In 2004, Rudy Manning opened The Pastilla Institute of Design, a brand shaping creative agency with offices in Pasadena and New York City. Rudy leads a team of to 10 to 15 strategists, designers, animators, developers and project managers as the principal and chief creative director. For the past 11 years, the agency has teamed with global brands to produce award winning work through branding, advertising, interactive projects, websites, and film titles. Pastilla helps its diverse clientele solve a variety of communication challenges. Our clients include Nokia, Westfield, Hudson Properties, Microsoft, ESPN, Evian, Disney, AT&T and Relativity Films.


  • TLB: Post-Humanism HS2
  • TLB: Post-Humanism HS1