Harriet Spear

Harriet Spear



Member Since

July 1999

Harriet Spear is the Principal of Harriet Spear Studio in New York, a multidisciplinary design studio focusing on wayfinding analysis and master planning, placemaking and interpretation, branding and communications. Projects range from museums to educational and cultural institutions, transportation facilities, parks and public places.

The studio was founded in 2002 by Harriet Spear building upon a 25 year career as an environmental graphic designer, project manager and design studio director. Harriet Spear Studio consists of a team of dynamic, highly collaborative and experienced designers, resulting in the highest quality processes and results.

Certified Women Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) with NYC, NY State and PANYNJ.

My super power is


Where I find Inspiration


Practice Area

Branded Environments, Exhibition, Placemaking, Public Installation, Strategy/Research/Planning, Wayfinding

Focus Area

Brand, Destination Experiences, Exhibition, Graphic, Interpretive, Signage, Smart Cities


Corporate, Cultural, Education, Healthcare, Museums, Recreation, Transportation, Urban + Civic, Visitor Centers, Workplace