Who We Are

Helios Design Labs is a Toronto-based multidisciplinary design studio specialized in the creation of unique interactive experiences. Driven by design, the art of traditional storytelling and emerging technologies, we look to work with a wide range of clients and collaborators willing to go beyond the known and create something unforgettable.

Our client list includes recent collaborations with the BBC, the National Film Board of Canada, Harvard University, the Copenhagen Philharmonic, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, as well as many documentary filmmakers, academics and artists that are willing to explore the expanding horizons of interactive storytelling.

Our projects have been featured in many prominent international venues such as IDFA, SXSW, Tribeca Film Festival, and Sheffield DocFest. As well as received many notable awards including the Peabody, a World Press Photo Award, an Emmy Award, the Canadian Screen Awards and CommArts.

Creative Directors

Alex Wittholz

Felix Wittholz

Creative Technologist

Mike Robbins

Producer

Heather Grieve

What We Do

Digital

Website Design
Interactive Storytelling
Interface Design
App Development
Social Media Integration

Print

Branding & Identity
Graphic Design
Illustration
Editorial
Advertising

Motion

Live Action
Animation
Brand Films
CG
Experimental

Who We’ve Worked With

Alcatel Lucent
BlackBerry
Canada Media Fund
Coke
Copenhagen Philharmonic
Dodge
Douglas Coupland
GM
Harvard
Indie88
K2 Snowboards
Mcdonalds
McMaster University
Molson
Mongrel Media
Motorola
Mozilla
MTV
National Film Board of Canada
New York Times
Nike
Nokia
Norwegian Film Institute
NSCC
Red Bull
Rogers
Stella Artois
Transparency International
Vice
Virgin Mobile