Founder of Grazier Design Works, Lorelei Grazier is a multidisciplinary
designer who brings a blend of skill, talent, and good business
sense to her work. She enjoys crafting fresh solutions to marketing
challenges, synthesizing business and design needs to propel
effective communication strategy.
Lorelei launched her career in Budapest, as art director for
global design firm, Saatchi & Saatchi. There, she earned
her stripes working on multimillion-dollar accounts like Johnson
& Johnson and Samsung.
Lorelei was the first American student at the Hungarian Academy
of Arts & Crafts, where she concentrated her focus on graphic
design. She then earned a master’s degree from the renowned
Basel School of Design in Switzerland.
Back in the States, Lorelei worked at New York City design firm
Chermayeff & Geismar as an exhibition and graphic designer.
One of her clients was the National D-Day Museum. Over the course
of this project, she designed materials, managed the installation
process, and worked with a team of designers and historians
to create the concept and design for the new Pacific phase of
Lorelei signed on as a visiting professor at American University
in Washington, DC, which sparked a passion for teaching that
continues today. Since 2001, Lorelei has been an adjunct professor
at Northeastern University, The Art Institute of Boston, and
Simmons College. She is an active lecturer for various area
design programs, providing critical feedback and mentoring to
In her spare time, she enjoys experimental photography, snowboarding
and mountain biking with her husband Ted and their dog, Lucy.
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