Brazilian born, North Carolina raised designer and artist based in Chicago.

    Clara May is a graphic designer and artist based in Chicago. Being born in Brazil and raised in the Southern United States, she learned to embrace dualities and now finds comfort in being a dynamic and creative problem solver. With almost 5 years in the industry, she has a multidisciplinary background working in-house, at an agency, and freelance. Clara is passionate about good design, specifially branding, design systems, and digital design. When Clara is not pushing pixels on a screen, she is busy creating collages, playing poker, and trying new recipes.


    Open to freelance opportunities via email



    2023 - Now  // Freelance Designer 
    2022 – 2023 // Web Designer @ Mess
    2020 – 2022 // Events Designer @ Red Hat, Inc.
    2019 – 2020 // Graphic Design Intern @ Red Hat, Inc.


    2016 – 2020 // North Carolina State University
    Bachelor of Graphic Design
    Graduated Summa Cum Laude
    2019 // Semester abroad in Prague, Czech Republic

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