Type and lettering by TIENMIN LIAO

Branding + Typeface design


TienMin Liao is a New York-based independent designer specializing in brand typography and multilingual lettering. She studied typeface design at The Cooper Union and previously held positions as a senior designer at Siegel+Gale.

 

She designed bespoke typefaces for brands and worked on various logotype development and refinement projects from global organizations to boutique restaurants, including USP, BirchboxMan, Wyndham Destinations, Peppercorn Kitchen and many more. Her work has been honored by the Type Director’s Club and Tokyo TDC.

 

TienMin lives in Long Island City with Totoro. She loves Avocado & Bezier curve.

 

 

Always interested in side projects and collaboration.
Feel free to get in touch: Hi@typeji.com

Awards & Honors

Selected Publications

Interviews & Articles

TDC 64 Communication Design Competition, 2018

Tokyo TDC Annual Awards 2018

Tokyo TDC Annual, 2018
TDC Typography 39, 2018
BranD Magazine No.37, 2018
Asian Typography, 2017

Type Hybrid, 2016

Design360° magazine Vol.57, 2015

IdN magazine vol.22 no.2, 2015

CTA Creative Talk in Asia Vol.1, 2015

Type Player 3, 2014

Asian Creatives: 150 Most Promising Talents in Art, Design, Illustration and Photography, 2014

The Typographic Universe, 2014

Design Elements, 2nd Ed, 2014

 

 

 

Copyright © 2018. TIENMIN LIAO

Branding + Type design


TienMin Liao is a New York-based independent designer specializing in brand typography and multilingual lettering. She studied typeface design at The Cooper Union and previously held positions as a senior designer at Siegel+Gale.

 

She designed bespoke typefaces for brands and worked on various logotype development and refinement projects from global organizations to boutique restaurants, including USP, BirchboxMan, Wyndham Destinations, Peppercorn Kitchen and many more. Her work has been honored by the Type Director’s Club and Tokyo TDC.

 

TienMin lives in Long Island City with Totoro. She loves Avocado & Bezier curve.

 

 

Always interested in side projects & collaboration.
Feel free to get in touch: Hi@typeji.com

Interviews &Articles

Selected Publications

Tokyo TDC Annual, 2018
TDC Typography 39, 2018
BranD Magazine No.37, 2018
Asian Typography, 2017

Type Hybrid, 2016

Design360° magazine Vol.57, 2015

IdN magazine vol.22 no.2, 2015

CTA Creative Talk in Asia Vol.1, 2015

Type Player 3, 2014

Asian Creatives: 150 Most Promising Talents in Art, Design, Illustration and Photography, 2014

The Typographic Universe, 2014

Design Elements, 2nd Ed, 2014

Awards & Honors

TDC 64 Communication Design Competition, 2018

Tokyo TDC Annual Awards 2018

Copyright © 2018. TIENMIN LIAO