Ella Sutherland is a Sydney-based New Zealand graphic designer and artist whose practice is concerned with giving shape to text and visual language in a contemporary cultural sphere.

Ella studied graphic design at Ilam School of Fine Arts in Christchurch and while completing a Master’s degree she co-founded Dog Park Art Project Space (Christchurch, 2012–2014). Alongside her design and research-based projects, Ella teaches into the Visual Communication Programme at the University of Technology Sydney.

Recent commissions include art direction for EFFE and Field Theory, books for Enjoy Public Art Gallery and the Biennale of Sydney, and websites for Inside and Future Souths.

Further documentation of exhibition projects can be found here︎︎


Studio Ella Sutherland

Suite 7a, Level 2
66 Oxford Street
Darlinghurst 2010
Sydney, Australia

+61 450 114 376

Sydney, Australia