Meet the Jury

Our jury panel is comprised of an international pool of creative industry professionals from art and creative directors, curators, publishers and other influential luminaries.

Tien-Min Liao

Typeji / Graphic and type designer


Tien-Min Liao is a New York-based type designer specializing in brand typography and multi-script letterforms.

She studied typeface design at The Cooper Union. She has designed custom typefaces for Fortune 100 companies and worked on various logotype projects from consumer brands to global organizations, including CVS, Birchbox, Wyndham, Verizon, Resideo, Hungryroot, USP, Ørsted, etc. She has worked with Wieden+Kennedy, Pentagram, Siegel+Gale, Prophet, Kontrapunkt, Medium, Elmwood and TDC.

Her work has been recognized by the Type Directors Club, Tokyo TDC, RedDot Award, Communication Arts, and has been published in numerous design annuals, magazines and publications. She is named one of the Ascenders 2018 by the Type Directors Club.