Tiffany Tong


Tiffany Tong is a graphic designer based in New York, from Hong Kong and Los Angeles.  
Tong’s design work focuses on color, design inspired by the interconnected role of communities and culture.

Education


The New School
New York, 2017–2021


Parsons School of Design, Communication Design (BFA) with Honors
+ Eugene Lang College of The Arts, Philosophy (BA) with Honors
+ The New School Dean’s List: 2017—2021



Press


PhotoVogue, 2015
Lithium Magazine, 2019
The Fader, 2019
Queen City Sounds and Art, 2019

Experience


Queens Museum
Graphic Designer, April 2022–Current


As Queens Museum's (QM) sole graphic designer, I oversee design execution in line with QM's brand, collaborating across departments to understand cultural institution operations. Demonstrating refinement of QM's brand expression through a flexible workflow and iterative responsiveness to design feedback. Notable projects and responsibilities include but not limited to:
  • Key role in strategising and designing materials for 13 exhibitions, 3 Museum galas, and numerous QM programming. Producing bilingual didactics, vinyl, brochures, artwork studio photography, and signage.
  • Supporting Communications and Marketing Coordinator with media production, social content strategy, and collaborating with internal and external partners for promotional strategies and deliverables. Developing animation, video making, digital communications, and copyediting skills.
  • Conceptualized and designed QM-branded merchandise for sale. Oversaw the entire production process, ensuring a seamless transition from ideation to the final product.
  • Redesigned accessibility materials, integrating Bloomberg Connects for Fall 2023.
  • Lead staff training on Adobe software and brand guideline adherence.



Ye’s Apothecary & Blue Willow
Freelance Menu Designer, Jan 2023–Jun 2023

Ladson’s Skincare
Freelance Web & Graphic Designer, Mar 2022–Jun 2022 


Blonde & Co.
Freelance Integrated Designer, Jan 2022–Mar 2022

LessWrong with Asimov Collective
Freelance Graphic Designer, Jul 2021–Oct 2021

Chop Suey Club
Graphic Design Intern, Oct 2019–Dec 2019

Look Studios
Intern, Mar 2019–Jun 2019

Skills


Adobe 
Fluent in Id, Ps, Pr
Advanced in Ae & Ai

Creative Direction & Styling
Planning and conceptualising photoshoots with experience in creative direction, fashion styling, photoshoot settings, production, deck design, deck pitching, and photo studio lighting. Additional expereince in artwork photography, lighting, and retouching. 

Web, Applications & Programming
Familiarity in HTML, CSS and Javascript. Proficient in Figma, Bloomberg Connects, Wordpress, Shopify, Cargo, and ChatGPT. Experienced working in Google Suite, Slack, and MS Office environments. 

Writing
Experience in writing advanced prose, copywriting, copyediting, essay, poetry, and philosophy. Specific focus in non-fiction and memoir style writing.

Office Cat

Tiffany Tong is based in New York and graphic designer for the Queens Museum. She is concerned with colour, design for the appreciation of the masses, and the interconnected role of community & culture.

Office Cat Radio


Tiffany Tong is based in NYC and graphic designer for the Queens Museum.