Christy Nyiri is a New York-based Canadian art director, designer and developer who makes websites, identities, drawings, displays, questionable furniture, and the sporadic wedding cake. Clients include cultural institutions, festivals, artists and creative entrepreneurs.

In addition to having red hair, she holds a Bachelor of Media Arts from Emily Carr University of Art + Design and has volunteered as an instructor and mentor with Women Who Code NYC and Ladies Learning Code. She is also a founding member of two artist collectives, Norma and Weekend Leisure, and will DJ karaoke upon special request. She can often be found drinking white wine in a pantsuit or blogging about her sweatpants.


  • Interactive & communication design
  • Front-end development
  • Art direction
  • Branding & identity
  • Illustration
  • Cake-making
  • Baby-holding
  • Wine-drinking


  • Adobe CS, Final Cut Pro
  • HTML5, LESS/Sass, JavaScript, PHP, SQL, Git
  • Prototyping, responsive & mobile-first development, cross-browser compatibility, SEO optimization
  • Wordpress, Tumblr, Indexhibit, Shopify, Big Cartel CMS front-end development


Employed full-time at a major cultural institution. Will consider select freelance opportunities.