Gabriela Namie

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Gabriela Namie is YouTube Music’s art director.


Gabriela, a designer and art director based in Brooklyn, New York has spent the last 10 years harnessing systematic creative thinking to craft visuals to help brands come to life.
She currently work at Google as YouTube Music’s art director and is both: a hands-on designer and a visual advisor, helping guide the creative direction for multiple projects and YouTube Music’s branding. She works cross-functionally to expand the product’s and artists’ voices.


After studying graphic and type design she worked on branding in multiple environments from small studios to large agencies. Her decision to freelance naturally evolved into co-founding Studio Barca. After some years leading the studio, she moved to New York to work as a Senior Designer at Sagmeister & Walsh.


Her works have been recognized through different awards and countries, including Art Director’s Club Young Guns, Latin American Awards, London International Creative Competition, A’Awards, Indigo Awards, the Brazilian Graphic Design Biennial and more.