BAM (Brooklyn Acdemy of Music) is a multi-disciplinary arts center located in Brooklyn, NY. For more than 150 years, BAM has been the home for adventurous artists, audiences, and ideas—engaging both global and local communities. With world-renowned programming in theater, dance, music, opera, film, and much more, BAM showcases the work of emerging artists and innovative modern masters.
Clara joined the in-house design team at BAM as Senior Designer in 2001. In 2004, she became Director of Design, managing and art directing the team. During this time she also designed BAM: The Complete Works, a 395 page art book celebrating BAM’s 150 anniversary, consulted with architects and board members on the design of the new BAM Fisher Building, and collaborated with internationally acclaimed design agency R/GA to re-design BAM.org. In 2015 Clara was promoted to Creative Director, overseeing the entire creative group, including web and print designers, copywriters, and the video production team. In this new expanded role, it was her responsibility to champion, cultivate, and evolve the BAM brand by acting as creative authority in all matters of branding, design, and communication.