Meng Chih Chiang

Digital / Interactive Designer

New York, NY, USA
Meng is a digital designer with eight years of professional experience in designing a variety of user interfaces.

Living and breathing typography, color and layout theory, Meng is skillful at Adobe Creative Suite for working under an agile environment. Her abilities also extend from visual design to front-end development to create digital product in a responsive and intuitive manner.

♦ Skills ♦
+ Wireframe and prototyping: Invision, Proto.io
+ Design production: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Sketch, After Effect
+ Presentation: Keynote, Google Slide, PowerPoint
+ Data Visualization: Carto, Infogr.am, Google Charts, Raw, Gephi
+ Front-end programming: Html, and Css

♦ Specialties ♦
Storytelling, Design Strategy, UX, UI, Mobile, Infographics, Data Visualization

Work Experience

Mengdom Experimental Design Lab

Creative Director

November 2014 - New York, United States

Hi-ReS!

Interactive Designer

As an Interactive Designer of Hi-Res! in New York, I was responsible for the creative solution and execution on the League of Legends brand. My involvement with LoL team ranged from creating wireframes and concepts, and designing fully executed design deliverables as well as problem-solving in web and game-based interface, reporting directly to the Creative Director.

+ Clients: League of Legends
2014 - Present New York, United States

American Express

Creative Designer (Digital)

In the User Experience Design & Prototyping team, I’m establishing and maintaining a high level of creative output for digital online experience by originating creative ideas, ensuring consistency of strategic branding, and applying consistent style and message across brand documents. www.americanexpress.com

+ AXPi Painting Champion - Best Overall Printer, 2013
+ Participated Project: Card Center, Membership Rewards, Privacy Center, Payment, eStatement
2013 - 2014 New York, United States

School Of Visual Arts

Web/Admin Assistant

+ Participated in launching new SVA website of Computer Arts Department
+ Responsible for design, site structure (information architecture), and daily maintenance of an official website and many of it’s localized sites.
2012 - 2013 New York, United States

Medialand Digi-tech. Inc.

Web Designer

+ Specialized in building ideas with team members, designing Flash/HTML website and mobile web.
+ Proposed and executed ample interactive versions of banners in different digital platforms.
+ Developed and designed interactive games related to the brand for successful sharing and
increasing members (KPI).
+ Experienced in information flow, readability, and interface usability design principles.
+ Clients: The Glenlivet, KFC, EVA air, Ballantine's, Shishido, AXE
2011 - 2012 Taiwan

Education

School Of Visual Arts (SVA)

MFA Computer Arts

Major in Interactive and Web-base Multimedia
September 2011 - May 2013 New York, United States

National Taiwan Normal University

BFA Fine Arts, design section

‧major in Visual Communication Design
September 2005 - June 2009 Taipei, Taiwan

Languages

English (Conversational),
Mandarin (Native),

Awards

School Of Visual Arts (SVA)

Paula Rhodes Memorial Award for exceptional achievement in Computer Art

2013

School Of Visual Arts (SVA)

Academic and Creative Excellence Scholarship

2013

School Of Visual Arts (SVA)

Assistantship Scholarship

2012

School Of Visual Arts (SVA)

Matching Outside Scholarships

2011

Ministry Of Education, Taipei, Taiwan

Government Scholarship to Study Abroad

2011

Graduation Award Of Fine Art Department

Second Place

2009

Graduation Award Of Fine Art Department

Reservation Award

2009

National Taiwan Normal University

Merit Scholarship, Department of Fine Art

2009

Taiwan Poster Award

Honorable Mention

2009

Annual Award Of Fine Art Department

Third Place : Design Category

2008

Creative Marketing Award For MultiEmployment Promotion Program

Second Place : Preliminary Round

2007

Creative Marketing Award For MultiEmployment Promotion Program

Honorable Mention : Final Round

2007

Franz Creative Design And Marketing Award

Nomination

2007

Times Young Creative Awards

Honorable Mention : Art Design and Copywriting CategoryCategory

2007

Andante Golden Box Award

Honorable Mention

2006

School Of Visual Arts (SVA)

Annual Selected Works of MFA Computer Art

2013

Adobe BULLY Project Mural

Selected Work

2014

Best CSS Award

Winner - Site of the Day, June 20th

2015

French Design Index Award

Winner - Site of the Day, June 17th

2015

Skills

After Effect, Canon 5D, CSS3.0, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop, Processing, WordPress,

Exibitions

■ 2015 Adobe Bully Project Mural Exhibition, Adobe San Francisco, Town Hall, CA
■ 2014 Zero Boundaries — An Emerging Taiwanese Art/Design/TechExhibition, New York, NY
■ 2013 Crossing Platforms – MFACA Thesis Exhibition, Visual Arts Gallery, NY
■ 2009 Fine Art Graduation Exhibition, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei
■ 2009 National Intercollegiate Athletic Sport Poster Design Exhibition, The-Chun Art Gallery, Taiwan
■ 2008 The 59th Fine Art Annual Exhibition, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei
■ 2008 National Intercollegiate Interior and Space Design Exhibition, Huashan 1914 Creative Park, Taiwan
■ 2008 Academic Achievement Exhibition — Dialogs between Western Thoughts and Eastern Philosophies, The-Chun Art Gallery, Taiwan
■ 2008 Mengchih Chiang and Wanlin Li Artwork Exhibition, Taipei
■ 2008 Fine Art Class 98 Exhibition, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei
■ 2007 The 58th Fine Art Annual Exhibition, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei

Club

The 10th President—Debate Club, National Taiwan Normal University

+ Bronze Medal, The 1st Purple-Leatherleaf Cup/The 35th Central District University Cup Debate Competition
+ Bronze Medalist, The 6th Wind-City Cup Debate Competition
+ The 32nd Elite Cup National Intercollegiate Debate Competition
+ The 33rd Elite Cup National Intercollegiate Debate Competition
+ The 2nd University Cup National Intercollegiate Debate Competition

ORGANIZATIONS

+ Membership, AIGA, the professional association for design.
+ Membership, ADC/Art Directors Club

INTERESTS

I am a runner
+ 2011, Nike Free yourself - 5K, Taipei
+ 2013, NIke AMAZING GETAWAY - 10K, Taipei
+ 2013, Nike Women's Half Marathon, 21K, San Francisco, CA

I am a dog lover
+ I have a Taiwanese Native Dog, black, fast running and has a warm smile.