Maria's graphic design and fine arts work has been exhibited, awarded and featured by different Institutions and publications around the world. She has written design articles and has served as judge in different design competitions. Below are some of her most recent and significant recognitions.
"People's Choice Award" - Aiga Centennial Celebration, Miami, Florida
Picture courtesy of AIGA. #AIGA100 http://t.co/dfd0IGk8Z2
Invited to be part of the LATAM_D about Latin American Design - Awesome!
Featured in "Latin American Graphic Design" by TASCHEN
Featured in "Logos" by TASCHEN
AIGA Miami award for logo design. "Ecopartner Logo" (as Art Director at Original Impressions) which was featured in the logo book by TASCHEN.
Featured in "Latin American Graphic Design" by TRAMA
Featured in RISD Catalogue and in RISD portfolios in Behance.
Maria Loor is an ecuadorian multidisciplinary graphic designer and visual artist. Her career spans from art to design and education. Starting in advertising at JWT- Norlop Ecuador, graduating from RISD with honors, working in new York with Roger van den Bergh ( today onomadesign), having her creative boutique marialoordg and being teacher and Head of the Graphic Design department at Universidad Casa Grande in Ecuador.
Among her various creative projects — personal and for clients — , Maria collaborates with Doctor=Brand and Vista Color Corporation giving creative direction and design consultancy for their clients and internal communications.
She loves to volunteer her time designing pro-bono for different institutions and causes, and mentoring other designers and creatives.
... when she is not designing on the computer, she is drawing or painting ..... or cooking vegetarian, running or away in her paddleboard :)