Design Axl is led by James Grady, a Boston-based designer and educator with nearly two decades of broad-based experience.




We are a boutique practice that partners with organizations to create innovative user experiences, digital products, and cultivate brands through thoughtful design and strategy. We’ve worked with cutting-edge clients in healthcare, technology, food/beverage, real estate, and the arts, providing them with print and interactive design, UI/UX, information design, and data visualization.

Central to our approach is close collaboration with clients. We become an extension of your team, working side by side with your executives, engineers, and marketing to shape your organization’s brand. You help us understand the mission of your organization and the power of your data, we find novel, impactful ways to visually communicate that story, and why it matters to the world.

Send an email or keep in touch through the links below. We look forward to hearing from you!


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