Gabriel Ruegg | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Gabriel Ruegg

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Associate Professor
BA, Hampshire College
M.I.D., Pratt Institute
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Gabriel Ruegg is an industrial designer who has worked in a number of industries, including pet products; toys; food-service hardware; and, most recently, mass-market, consumer kitchen products. His practice includes nuts-and-bolts product design, sustainability, strategy, design research, patent/IP research, branding, marketing, and UI/UX. His clients include retailers such as Williams Sonoma and Kohl's and brands like KitchenAid and Martha Stewart.

Before joining the faculty at MCAD, Ruegg taught in the industrial design programs at Pratt Institute and the New Jersey Institute of Technology.