Liza Rao is Graphics Director at Gallagher & Associates. She has extensive experience in both exhibit and environmental graphics/wayfinding and corporate identity/print communications. She has worked and produced comprehensive interior, exterior, and donor recognition programs for cultural institutions, historical landmarks and visitor centers.
Liza Rao completed a Bachelor of Arts at the University of Pennsylvania. She also studied Architecture at Columbia University through the Reid Hall Program in Paris and took courses in art history, French literature and at School of Visual Arts, New York, where Liza completed Courses in Graphic Design.
Liza Rao has worked previously at Looney Ricks Kiss Architects, Wendy Evans Joseph Architecture, Euro RSCG and the Musée D’Art Américain à Giverny.
Liza has worked on numerous museum, foundation and other projects such as:
Georgia Aquarium | Atlanta, Georgia
College Football Hall of Fame | Atlanta, Georgia
National Museum of Health and Medicine | Washington, D.C.
Saint John Paul II National Shrine | Washington, D.C.
Shanghai Natural History Museum | Shanghai, China
Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library and Museum | Grand Rapids, Michigan
Yorktown Victory Center | Williamsburg, Virginia
William H. Gross Stamp Gallery Expansion, National Postal Museum, Smithsonian Institution | Washington, D.C.
The Mob Museum: Las Vegas Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement | Las Vegas, Nevada
Orientation Lobby, National Archives | Washington, D.C.
National Archives Wayfinding Program | Washington, D.C.
Fair Park Interpretive Program | Dallas, Texas
Gettysburg National Military Park and Visitor Center, National Park Service | Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
National World War II Museum | New Orleans, Louisiana
Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts | Washington, D.C.
LBJ Presidential Library | Austin, Texas
Museum of the Jewish People at Beit Hatfutsot | Tel Aviv, Israel
FedExFamily House Signage, FedEx and Methodist Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital |
Walt Disney Real Estate Environmental Graphics, The Walt Disney Companies | Celebration, Florida
Plough Foundation Corporate Office Environmental Graphics | Memphis, Tennessee
Frank Lloyd Wright: The Vertical Dimension, The Skyscraper Museum | New York, New York
Inn at Price Tower | Branding and Environmental Graphics | Bartlesville, OK