Tiffany Huang

2015 –/+
25th Outdoor
Partnership King Ads
25th Rail Anniversary
Rush Hour Reading
Downtown Los Angelesland
Timetable Style Guide

2014 –/+
Presents Posters
Store Lifestyle
Heart of LA Essay Book
Union Station at 75
Vasa Studio Website
Short Range Plan

2013 –/+
Store Items
Thanksgivvukah + More
Departure Times Backlits
Open Book
Bike Safety + More
Orange Line Extension

2012 –/+
Destinations Program
Airport Connectivity
Division 5 - 100 Years
Holiday Campaigns
Open Late 'Til 2
Service Improvements
Canopy Construction
Timetable Covers

2011 –/+
Wilshire Ramps
Title VI Presentation
Tutorial Illustrations
More Trains More Often
Vasa Sculptures
Dorfman the Movie
Moeller Installations

2010 –/+
GOOD Illustrations
Pepsi Refresh Project
A Visual History
I Read The News Today
California Policy Options

2009 –/+
Nonprofit Sector in LA
The Secret War
DMA Summer Institutes
Listening to Leaders
We Are

2008 –/+
The Roll Medium
Good Practices
System Manual Book
Art|Sci Identity System
Winter Art + Activism
Fall Art + Activism

Projects –/+
Power(s) of Ten
I, P, C
We Are What We See
Raise Your Issues
San Pedro
My Robot Journal
Little Mr Sunshine
White Trash
Building Meaning
Only Connect

+ big pictures, – small pictures, about, resume, contact
publications, identities, visualizations, announcements,
interactivity, exhibitions, photography, video

View Resume as PDF

Summary –/+

Innovative visual communication grounded in research
and strategic thinking across print, web, multimedia,
and environmental mediums

Advanced information, layout, and template design,
typography, illustration, photography, video, motion graphics,
programming, production, and curatorial skills

Passionate about engaging with transdisciplinary teams to design
comprehensive systems for public outreach

Education –/+

B.A. UCLA School of Arts and Architecture, Cum Laude
Design Media Arts Major, Global Studies Minor

General Assembly
User Experience Design + Back-End Web Development

Skills –/+

Software + Programming
Adobe CS6: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, Muse, Flash
User Experience and Interation Design, HTML, CSS, XML
Learning Ruby, Ruby on Rails, Javascript, jQuery,
Processing, Wordpress, PHP, MySQL, Google Analytics

Installation + Printing
Insight into Print Production, Press Checks, Bookbinding
Digital, Offset, and Letterpress Printing
Proficiency with Installation Techniques

Communication + Languages
Presentations, Leadership, and Collaboration
Fluent Mandarin and Taiwanese, Beginning French

Experience –/+

Metro, Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
2014-Present, Creative Designer
2011-2014, Contract Graphic Designer
Created information campaigns, report templates, style guides,
icons, animations, event collateral, and timetable and website redesigns

Freelance Design 2010-Present, Graphic & Website Designer
Constructed books, websites, identities, and paper systems
encapsulating artist and film concepts and presenting them to the
public for commissioners including Christian Moeller Studio LLC,
Leonard Hill Films, and Archipelago at the 01SJ Biennial

Vasa Studio 2011-Present, Designer and Studio Assistant
Illustrated sculpture and painting concepts for fabrication

UCLA Design Media Arts 2007–2010, Designer + Counselor

Alumni Event
Produced print and web invitations and posters layered with
research on the department’s history over the last 100 years

Nowcasting Design Theory + Digital Humanities Conference
Publicized the conference with symbolic and animated typographic
form for a unique poster, postcard, and website set
Professor Peter Lunenfeld
Visualized The Secret War Between Downloading and Uploading
book concept for the MIT Press
MFA Exhibition
Innovated an efficient all-in-one announcement mailer/ poster/
booklet, managed press production, and built the website
Communication Material
Consulted the department on a professional letterhead, agenda,
calendar, information packet, and video player interface design
Summer Institutes
Generated a complete campaign including postcards, posters,
websites, certificates, DVDs, and t-shirts for multiple programs;
Conducted evening events for high school students

Willem Henri Lucas 2007–2010, Designer
Designed award-winning promotional material, customized Body
Art Disease Symposium letters, and organized competition entries

GOOD Art Department 2010, Design Intern
Generated editorial illustrations and infographics published
for the web, the Pepsi Refresh Project Milestone Calendar and
product CADs for presentations, photography, and research

UCLA Center for Civil Society 2008–2009, Designer
Typeset the Listening to Leaders report highlighting constructive
agencies and nonprofits; Produced the educational Good Practices
pamphlet series for the Nonprofit Leadership Program

UCLA Art | Sci Center + Lab 2008, Co-Designer

Identity System
Customized a comprehensive identity system including logotypes, ,
templates, stamps, and a manual; Reconfigured the quarterly
posters and postcards to publicize the North/South Mixers
Art + Activism Winter Poster Series
Designed the poster series for the Art|Sci Center and Art|Global
Health Center now part of the permanent AIGA archive

Center for the Study of Political Graphics 2007,
Getty Multicultural Intern
Created the annual event identity package including a save
the date card, invitation, envelopes, and forms; Published the
card design in the Peace & Justice Calendar by Inkworks Press;
Catalogued and mounted posters for exhibitions

Publications –/+

Union Station: 75 Years in the Heart of LA  2014, Designer,
Published by Metro
Designed book cover and layout and oversaw press-checks

California Policy Options  2010, Designer, Published by
The Ralph + Goldy Lewis Center for Regional Policy Studies
Implemented consistent typography and visualizations

The State of the Nonprofit Sector in Los Angeles  2009 and 2008, Designer,
Published by the UCLA School of Public Affairs
Improved the annual report series with custom infographics

The Roll Medium: The Origins and Development
of the Moving Panorama until the 1860s
 2008, Designer,
Published by Professor Erkki Huhtamo
Consolidated the dissertation in a 300 page volume

Awards –/+

Metro Employee of the Quarter, Teamwork Category  2014
HOW In-House Design Awards: Merit - Government  2013
American Public Transportation Association Adwheel Awards
    1st Place in Print, Transit, and Digital Advertisements  2012
AIGA 365: American Institute of Graphic Arts Year in Design  2009
Mitsuru Kataoka Scholarship  2009
Eugene Wurzel Memorial Fellowship  2008
UCLA Design Media Arts Undergraduate Award  2007
UCLA School of the Arts and Architecture Dean’s Honor List
2006F–2007S, 2008W, 2008F–2009S, 2010W–2010S

Exhibitions –/+

Chasing Papers
November 2013, Ford Gallery, Ypsilanti
Designed Open Book Workshop book on display

IRL: In Real Life
June 2010, Broad Art Center EDA, Los Angeles
Fabricated a wooden bookshelf system for the project presentation

A Visual History of the UCLA Design Media Arts Department
January 2010–June 2010, Broad Art Center EDA, Los Angeles
Constructed posters with vellum layers and accompanying sound

I Read The News Today…Oh Boy
December 2009–January 2010, C(N)SI, Los Angeles
Installed a hanging-poster system and created a postcard set

We Are, Co-Curator
January 2009, New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles
Curated, installed, and formed the identity for the hybrid show

Then + Now: Activate LA, Co-Curator
November 2008, Broad Art Center EDA, Los Angeles
Juxtaposed old and new posters made in LA to encourage voting

Activities –/+

The Art Institute of California Los Angeles 2010, Guest Lecturer
Presented my body of work to a visual communication class
and encouraged the students to utilize semiotics in their own work

NewCLA 2009–2010, Designer
Promoted an information exchange and workshop series
for students to discuss and learn about the education crisis

Dean’s Student Council 2009–2010, Department Representative
Met with the Dean and other department representatives
to discuss and advance arts and architecture at UCLA

Interactivists 2008, Co-Founder
2008, Co-organized a two-day symposium including an exhibition,
panel of speakers, and silk-screening workshop

UCLA Advertising and Marketing Team 2006-2008,
Interactive Subteam + Media Subteam Co-Manager
Conceptualized web portals and internet strategies; Co-led the
media roll-out plan including traditional and alternative media