Trisha Tan

Art Director & Designer

New York, NY, USA

Work Experience

Something Artists

Designer for Cleo Wade

2017 - Present United States

The Public Society


2017 - 2018 United States

Alice + Olivia

Senior Designer

Design, art direction, and brand development for the company's branding style guide, as well as design and delivery for all advertising print request, collaborative brands packaging, animated social post & illustrations, store development visuals, visual merchandising templates & prints, web banners, retail merchandising guidebooks, and global business presentation requests throughout the US and all its international partnerships.
2014 - 2017 New York, United States

Piece & Co.


2017 - Present United States

Terrapin Stationers

Lead Graphic Designer

Design, illustrate, typeset and prepare artwork to be engraved, some examples include business cards, baronial notecards, custom monograms, NY Fashion Week invites and generate+photograph product images for the website.
2012 - 2015 New York, United States

Pratt Institute

Graduate Teaching Assistant & Sub Professor

2012 - 2013 New York, United States


Signage Letterer & Calligrapher

Hand lettering and calligraphy for various brands in NYC: Miansai, Del Toro Shoes, Harpers Bazaar x Viktor & Rolf. Also calligraphy for wedding invitations and addressing.
2015 - Present New York, United States


Wedding Invitation Designer

Wedding invitation, monogram, and calligraphy designer for various clients.
2014 - Present New York, United States

John Robshaw Textiles

Freelance Email Designer

2014 - 2014 New York, United States

Greats Brand


Illustrated two chalkboard drawings and photographed in-studio products for promotional web materials.
December 2013 - December 2013 New York, United States

Cosmopolitan Magazine

Intern Graphic Designer, Advertising and Promotion Dept

Design assistance in ongoing projects, layout in Cosmo’s monthly in-book promotion pages, designing animated presentations, event collateral, web mockups, advertorials.
2012 - 2012 New York, United States

MAP @Publika

Assistant Project Manager & Designer

Managing the art space for events held at the White Box and Black Box, design assistance in event collaterals and in MAP’s brand identity collaterals.
2011 - 2011 Malaysia


Design Consultant

Working hand-in-hand with the Strategy Team in a progressive work environment to create strategic branding identity for a wide range of Singaporean and international clients; some including Bank Islam Brunei Darrusallam (BIBD), Maxspid, Wah Joo Seng, and MyVillage.
2010 - 2010 Singapore

Th3rapy Session++

Art Director

Working directly with the brand’s creative director, my tasks were redesigning the logo and typeface, new business cards, promotional fliers for weekly events and web banners for Facebook event pages.
2010 - 2011 Malaysia

FUSED Marketing Communication

Freelance Designer

2009 - 2009 Malaysia

Merge Media Holdings

Graphic Designer

Preparing advertisement and design files to be uploaded to the FTP site for print in local newspapers. Also, designing convocation and advertisement collaterals for Masterskill University.
2008 - 2008 Malaysia


Pratt Institute

MS Communications Design

New York, United States

Curtin University

BA Graphic Design



English (Native),
Bahasa Malaysia (Fluent),


American Illustration - American Photography

International Motion Art Awards 3 winner

LimKokWing University

Merit Scholarship

American Field Service

Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study Scholarship


Adobe Acrobat Pro, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Bridge, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premier Pro, Animations, Art Direction, Book Layout Design, Branding Development, Calligraphy , Copywriting, Digital Illustration, Electronic Pre Press, Film Making, Glyphs, Human Centered Design, Illustration, Kinetic Typography, Lettering, Letterpress, Microsoft Power Point Design, Microsoft Word, Motion Graphics , Mural Painting, Packaging Design, Photo Manipulation, Photo Retouching, Portraiture, Sketch, Sketch-noting, Storyboarding, Studio Photography, Type Design, Typography, Vector Illustration ,