Type and lettering by TIENMIN LIAO

TienMin Liao is a New York-based designer. She has designed bespoke typefaces for brands and worked on various logotype development and refinement projects from consumer brands to global organizations, including USP, BirchboxMan, Wyndham Destinations, Verizon gizmo and many more. She is named as one of the Ascenders 2018 by the Type Directors Club.

 

TienMin studied typeface design at The Cooper Union and previously held positions as a senior designer at Siegel+Gale. She lives in Long Island City with Totoro and loves Avocado & Bezier curve.


Visit WorkingNotWorking regarding availability for freelance or commissions.

Feel free to get in touch: Hi@typeji.com

Awards & Honors

Selected Publications

Interviews & Articles

TDC Ascenders, 2018
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

TienMin Liao is a New York-based independent designer specializing in logotype design and brand typography.

TienMin has designed bespoke typefaces for brands and worked on various logotype development and refinement projects from consumer brands to global organizations, includ USP, BirchboxMan, Wyndham Destinations, Verizon gizmo and many more. She is named as one of the Ascenders, a portfolio-base award by the Type Directors Club. Her work has also been honored by the TDC and Tokyo TDC.

 

TienMin studied typeface design at The Cooper Union and previously held positions as a senior designer at Siegel+Gale. She lives in Long Island City with Totoro and loves Avocado & Bezier curve.


Visit WorkingNotWorking regarding availability for freelance or commissions.

Feel free to get in touch: Hi@typeji.com

Awards & Honors

TDC Ascenders, 2018

TDC 64 Communication Design Competition, 2018

Tokyo TDC Annual Awards, 2018

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

 

 

 

Copyright © 2018. TIENMIN LIAO