AWARDS

SELECTED WINNER
Tschutti Heftli International Illustration Competition, 2018
 – Hosted by Swiss futból magazine, Tschutti Heftli

Rod Sánchez's painted portrait of Diego Maradona was one of 32 selected Maradona portraits out of 523 worldwide submissions in the International Illustration Competition – international jury members included National Soccer Hall of Fame member and Fox Sports professional U.S. footballer/sports commentator, Alexi Lalas. Each winning artist will paint the portraits of one team in the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Rod was selected to paint the portraits of the Colombia National Team for publication in the 2018 Tschutti Heftli Collectors Album. Proceeds from the album go to the humanitarian charity "Terre des Hommes," the leading Swiss child relief agency improving the lives of vulnerable children through health care, protection, and emergency aid projects.


1ST PLACE DESIGN AWARD
JPMorgan Chase Corporate Challenge, 2018

Rod’s T-Shirt Design for the Random House Inc. Running Team won the 1st place design award out of the 50 participating companies in the annual JPMorgan Chase T-Shirt Design Competition in New York City.


SILVER DESIGN AWARD
The Create Awards – Create Magazine, 2008

Rod Sánchez received a Silver Design Award by The Create Awards 2008 – Winners Showcase, published in the 2008 Nov. + Dec. issue of Create Magazine. The published piece was in the design of the sell-in brochure for the book: “Heck: Where the Bad Kids Go.”


SILVER DESIGN AWARD
The Create Awards – Create Magazine, 2008

Rod Sánchez received a Silver Design Award by The Create Awards 2008 – Winners Showcase, published in the 2008 Nov. + Dec. issue of Create Magazine. The published piece was in the design and illustration of the Random House Children’s Books Fall 2008 Catalog Cover.