Lara Hemels

Lara is a graphic designer in New York City and Amsterdam. Since a young age, she has always been inspired by art and design. After a career in classical ballet, she enrolled at Parsons School of Design to study communication design and philosophy. She has a particular interest in book design, typography, literature, travel, and art. She also enjoys connecting philosophy to her creative practice in order to create intentional artifacts that contribute to a better world. Within her work at ftrprf, Lara works on materializing ideas to help create meaningful projects.