531 south plymouth court
suite 404
chicago, illinois 60605


we believe in the web. the web is bringing people together for business, entertainment, and personal expression. we are building the revolution and that is what inspires us. good design is not only aesthetically pleasing but it satisfies the requirements of the problem at hand. we are problem solvers, contributing to human culture with solutions that integrate the useful and the beautiful.

client list
we work with clients large and small. from the fortune 500 enterprise to individuals, we welcome the opportunity to create with you. clients include: Universal studios, Paramount Digital Entertainment, MCA Records, GUESS?, AOL, Lightspan, Inc., Medschool.com, and Dreamworks.

we have been featured in the design publications PRINT and ID. our work has been awarded the Macromedia Site of the Day, Cool Site of the Day, and designated a SXSW Interactive Finalist.

1530 design is a full-service web development and graphic design firm. Our services include:
  • interactive flash
  • database-driven websites
  • web-based admin tools for easy maintenance and automatic updates
  • corporate intranets and reporting
  • small business & non-profit sites
  • artist/actor sites
  • wedding & special event sites
  • personal/professional sites
  • e-commerce
  • games, e-cards, rich email
  • corporate/personal identity - logos, business cards, stationary, envelopes
  • CD/DVD authoring
  • web hosting, email/ftp accounts, unlimited aliasing/forwarding

as part of the Microsoft Developer Empower Program, 1530 is currently developing a Space Invaders-esque clone for portable devices.