Head of Design Education at CreativeLive
Graphic Design | San Francisco Bay Area, US
Lara is an experienced designer, educator, and author. She has worked across a multitude of platforms and is fluent in current social and digital trends and technologies. She is the author of ‘Playing with Type: 50 Graphic Experiments for Exploring Typographic Design Principles’ published by Rockport Press.
Lara is a gifted speaker and has given presentations and workshops on design and typography across North America for organizations including AIGA, RGD Toronto, STEP magazine and TEDx. Her work has been featured in HOW magazine, Graphic Design USA, Graphic Design Solutions, DesignObserver.com, MTV.com, and highlighted in numerous graphic design books. She is a two-time recipient of Sappi Paper’s ‘Ideas that Matter’ award.
Lara received her Masters of Fine Art in Design from the School of Visual Arts, and a post-graduate degree in typography from Cooper Union. Lara is committed to design education, social activism and investigating change.