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Karol A. Keane is a national leader in graphic art and design with more than 25 years of experience working with magazines, corporations and non-profits.  We are also a registered vendor for the World Bank.


Karol led the design and redesign of national magazines including the National Journal, Mid-Atlantic Country, Regardies, China Business Review, Passagemaker and Focus.  She has served as the interim Chair for Graphic Design at the Corcoran College of Art and Design, and taught at the Boston University Center for Digital Arts.


In 2002, Karol was hired by Cultural Tourism, DC, The DC Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration to design a series of self-guided walking tours in Washington.


For 13 years, Karol served as the Corporate Art Director at the National Journal, leading the design team and managing the in-house production and photography departments of this weekly magazine.


When the California Department of Education and National Geographic formed a unique partnership, they turned to Keane Design to design and produce a series of textbooks, teacher materials and branding for an innovative environmental curriculum.  The materials are now the centerpiece of the state‚Äôs effort to engage and educate thousands of school children on the critical subject of protecting their environment. is a registered World Bank Vendor