ABOUT ME:

Joy Chen is a multi-disciplinary designer studying in the Design | Media Arts program at UCLA. She is interested in the intersection of technology and design, as it relates with empathy, people, and innovation. She is interested in opportunities relating to fashion, beauty, and design agencies.

Her work has been featured in various publications, such as Vogue Italia and Lucid Magazine. It has also been exhibited in Los Angeles, London, New York, and Rhode Island. 

As a designer, she has worked with brands like Jonathan Simkhai, NiiHai, UCLA Athletics, and UCLA School of Arts and Architecture.

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EXPERIENCE:

Graphic Designer, Instagram

Los Angeles, CA (05.21 - Present)

Creative Design Intern, Estée Lauder

New York City, NY (06.21 - Present)

 

Co-Founder & Creative Director, META MAG

Los Angeles, CA (09.20 - Present)

Graphic Design Intern, BeautéJaponica

New York City, NY (03.21 - Present)

Visual Design Intern, Creative Exchange Agency

New York City, NY (01.21 - 03.21)

Junior Digital Designer, Jonathan Simkhai 

West Hollywood, CA (06.20 - 02.21)

Graphic Designer, UCLA Athletics

Westwood, CA (09.19 - 12.20)

SCHOOL INVOLVEMENT:

President of Design | Media Arts Student Council (03.21 - Present)

Undergraduate Representative, Dean's Council of School of Arts and Architecture (11.20 - Present)

Creative Director, Her Campus at UCLA (09.19 - Present)

Design Intern, FEM Magazine (09.19 - 06.20)

SELECT FEATURES & RECOGNITION:

PUBLICATIONS:

Windswept // Vogue Italia Photovogue (4.10.2018)

Basking in the Sun // Vogue Italia Photovogue (5.29.2018)

Holding On // Vogue Italia Photovogue (9.04.2018)

Suffocating // Vogue Italia Photovogue (12.28.2018)

Reaching // Vogue Italia Photovogue (1.1.2019)

Am I Happy? // Vogue Italia Photovogue (5.12.2019)

When The Day Breaks // Vogue Italia Photovogue (5.28.2019)

Meet Joy Chen // VoyageLA (August 2019)

How I'm Feeling // Lucid Magazine (Issue 45 / April 2020)

EXHIBITIONS:

Google: Pretty Girls //  Woods Gerry Gallery @ RISD 2018

Basking in the Sun // Orange County Faire 2018

Who Am I? // VSCO Pop Up Street Style Gallery in London & New York 2019

Love Letters to Asian Americans // ACN: LA Gallery 2019

Hong Kong's Last Words // UCLA DMA 2020 Exhibition

light & dark // UCLA Conditional Studio Exhibition 2020

How Are You? // UCLA DMA 2021 Exhibition

AWARDS:

UCLA 2020 Design | Media Arts Undergraduate Exhibition Scholarship 

Curatorial Award // UCLA DMA 2020 Exhibition

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