Burst’s resident creative guru, Sara is our principal artist in charge of designing and installing integrated identity systems for clients.
Under her creative management, the agency’s work has been recognized by the American Corporate Identity Awards, Graphic Design USA, Creativity, Creative Excellence in Business Advertising Awards (CEBA), Macromedia People’s Choice, ReBrand 100, and Logo Lounge.
In addition to her leadership role at the agency, Sara is a lecturer of design at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in the department of Communication and Media. From 2001-2013 she served as an adjunct professor at Rensselaer and has served as visiting professor at The Maryland Institute College of Art, Skidmore College and Hudson Valley Community College. She teaches courses in identity design, color theory, advanced typography and 2D animation.
Her work has been exhibited worldwide, at the Museum of Art at the Dick Institute (Scotland), Nickle Arts Museum (Calgary), The Vancouver Video Poem Festival, Centro De La Imagen (Mexico City), The Kitchen (NYC), The Virginia Film Festival and is in the permanent collection of The Herbert F. Johnson Museum at Cornell University.
Sara holds an MFA in Electronic Arts from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a BFA in graphic design and photography from Purchase College.