Hua Chen (they/them) is a Brooklyn-based brand designer building systems & working with words for clients big and small. Currently a Senior Designer @ Team; previously at Droga5Center for Urban Pedagogy, Base Design, and Pratt Institute Material Lab (School of Design).

They have been a visiting lecturer and guest critic at Parsons School of Design and Pratt Institute.

They are also a licensed wedding officiant in the state of New York. 

︎︎︎BFA, Pratt Institute

Additional Links

Additional work samples & CV upon request.


︎︎︎Atlassian (Droga5)

With Erin McCarthy, Art Direction by Maria Kouninski and Sara Smokorovich, 2022. Make your dream real here

︎︎︎New York Times (Droga5)

With Lee Pozin and Samantha Lee (story portrait), Art Direction by Jessica Pester and Justin Luu, 2022. Watch the film here. As seen in AdAge.

︎︎︎LiftIQ (Droga5)

With Lia Sfiligoj and Shannon Choi, ongoing. Full project available upon request. 

︎︎︎Daily Provisions (Base Design)

With Jeffrey Waldman, 2019. As seen in Fast Company.

︎︎︎The Greene Space (ThoughtMatter)

With Sarah Mohammadi and Wednesday Krus, 2020.

︎︎︎Fixer Advisory Group (Base Design)

With Inva Çota, 2020.

︎︎︎Publications (Ongoing)

Including collaborations with Aitana Cantú, Alex Jen, Basia Kurlender, Caitlin RyanLulu Johnson, Stephanie O’Byrne, Max Guy, and the Pratt Institute School of Design.

︎︎︎Independent Work (Ongoing)

Including collaborations with Ian Griffin, Max Guy, Caitlin Ryan, and the Pratt Institute School of Design.

All tenderness to you. 温柔只留给你.
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