SHARLENE DENG IS A CHINESE–AMERICAN MULTIDISCIPLINARY DESIGNER & ART DIRECTOR OFFERING VISUAL AND TYPE-DRIVEN CREATIVE SERVICES. SHE IS BASED IN NEW YORK CITY AND HOLDS A BFA IN GRAPHIC DESIGN FROM THE RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN (2023). CURRENTLY, SHE IS DESIGNING FOR NOWADAYS CREATIVE + PINK ESSAY.
Experimental and multidisciplinary in nature, her practice is characterized by an iterative process where simplicity and complexity, functionalism and ornamentalism can coexist. Her work challenges what graphic design can and should be, experimenting with different mediums and modes of making. She aims to produce meaningful visual and experiental solutions that push culture forward, her work is both radical and dynamic, never the same, yet always staying true to herself.