Rya Kaufman

Creative Director, Red Design

Seeds from the Baltics, Watered in New York, Seasoned in Italy

Rya is the Founder and Creative Director of Red Design. She is a Russian/Lithuanian transplanted into Manhattan, by way of Italy; her multifaceted background is filled with creative energy, giving her style a unique depth and texture. Rya works with international clients from a diverse range of industries, including wellness, technology, fashion, education and advocacy. Highly respected in her field, Rya teaches Web Marketing at The American University of Rome. She is fluent in English, Italian and Russian.


From an impactful website to corporate identity, Red Design offers a full scope of digital and print services, including: web design and development, UX, social media, advertising, logo design, video, packaging, brochure and book design. Whether you’re just starting a business or growing an existing one, our team is ready to get behind your project with insight, heart and always a smile.