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Risa Yussman, Kentucky Derby Artist


Risa Yussman

Risa Yussman was the official artist for the 2003 Kentucky Derby Festival. A graduate of the University of Louisville with a degree in design and fine arts, Risa is a freelance graphic designer. She also created her own line of specialty clothing, which is marketed through a local company. Risa previously worked in sales and marketing for Russell Printing.

As the official artist for the Derby Festival, Risa worked very closely with the festival staff on designing pins and merchandise as well as the festival poster. Her winning design graced T-shirts, glasses, TV commercials, and more than 100 retail items celebrating the 2003 festival.


Program 526

Artwork by ceramist John Zimmerman, an artist-in-residence at the University of Louisville; music by the university’s Black Diamond Choir; and 2003 Kentucky Derby Festival artist Risa Yussman. (#526)

Program 544

Artwork by ceramist John Zimmerman, an artist-in-residence at the University of Louisville; music by the university’s Black Diamond Choir; and 2003 Kentucky Derby Festival artist Risa Yussman. (#544)





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