Meng Chih Chiang
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Meng Chih Chiang is an award-winning digital designer and creative thinker currently living and working in New York City, specializing in data visualization, web, UI/ UX and interactive media.
Meng was born in Pingtung, Taiwan. Due to the poverty, her family can’t support her to learn art, she has self-studied since she’s a child. In 2005, she graduated in the honor of the first place from art talented class of National Pingtung Senior High School where she received 3-years full scholarship. Meng was later accepted to National Taiwan Normal University in Taipei, major on Visual Communication Design, BFA as the recipient of Merit Scholarship. She actively explored to a great diversity of design and developed a new perspective on creative expression. Some of the highlights of her awards include: Quality Award in Taiwan Poster Award Contest, Honorable Mention in 16th Times Young Creative Awards—Art Design and Copywriting Category and Quality Award, 4th Andante Golden Box Award Contest—Package Design Category.
In 2009, Meng was worked as a web designer in SoundEra digi-tech. Inc. and Medialand digitech. Inc. focusing was on web design, mobile applications, and interactive installations with front-end programming skills. She has participated in the creative department on award-winning projects for clients such as The Glenlivet, Shiseido, KFC, AXE, EVA AIR, Ballantine’s, and Books. In 2011, Meng won Studying Abroad Scholarship, Ministry of Education, Taiwan to School of Visual Arts, MFA Computer Art in New York. Scholarships include Lab Assistantship Scholarship and Academic Excellence Scholarship at SVA. During the studying abroad period, she is financially independent that she never spent a penny from parents and was responsible for school tuition and living expense in New York totally by herself. She graduated from School of Visual Arts in 2013 with Paula Rhodes Memorial Award for exceptional achievement in Computer Art.