Jennifer Morla’s Profile
Jennifer Morla is president and creative director of Morla Design, San Francisco. With more than 300 awards of excellence, she has been recognized by virtually every organization in the field of visual communication. She is the 2010 recipient of graphic design's most honored award, the AIGA Medal.
Since opening Morla Design in 1984, she has continued to pair wit and elegance on everything from motion graphics and branding to retail environments and textiles. Clients include Levi Strauss, Wells Fargo Bank, Herman Miller, Stanford University, Sculpture Center, and Design Within Reach. For her accomplishments with DWR, the company was awarded the prestigious AIGA Corporate Leadership Medal for the successful interaction between aesthetics and business pragmatics.
Morla Design’s work is part of the permanent collections of MoMA, SFMoMA, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the Denver Art Museum, and the Library of Congress. She has been honored with solo design exhibitions at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and DDD Gallery in Japan.
Morla lectures internationally, teaches design thesis at California College of the Arts, and is an elected member of Alliance Graphique Internationale (AGI), an international design organization based in Zurich. Morla served on the National Board of Directors of AIGA and has been on the Accessions Board for Architecture and Design at SFMoMA since 1995.