Sharleen Chen is a multi-disciplinary designer and educator based in Los Angeles, California. As a graphic designer, creative director and world builder, she explores the intersection of design, storytelling, and emergent technologies. Her work has been recognized by Type Director's Club, Communication Arts, and GD USA, among others. She holds a Graphic Design MFA from California Institute of the Arts and a Communications BA from University of Pennsylvania. Currently, she is teaching at Pratt Institute and Otis College of Art and Design. For freelance opportunities, collaborations, or just to say hi, please email