Desmond Wong
+1 347 856 8655


Typography Summer School
August 2013, New York, NY

Pratt Institute
September 2009–May 2013, Brooklyn, NY
BFA Communications Design
—Graduated with Honors
—President’s List and Dean’s List
—Certificate of Excellence for Outstanding Merit
—Merit-based scholarship recipient

The Cooper Union
June–July 2011, New York, NY
Type@Cooper Condensed Program


Javas Lehn Studio
October 2015–Present, New York, NY
Design Director

Freelance Graphic Designer
May 2013–Present, New York, NY
—Clients include Bloomberg View, CO OP,
   Laird+Partners, Pratt Institute, Red Peak,
   Studio Lin, Wednesday, Work-Order, Yard

Whitney Museum of American Art
October 2013–June 2014, New York, NY
Freelance Graphic Designer

Studio Lin
September–October 2013, New York, NY
Design Intern

The Original Champions of Design
June–August 2013, New York, NY
Design Intern

Pencil Factory Studios
June–August 2012, Brooklyn, NY
Design Intern
—Typeface and specimen design with Jesse Ragan
—Book cover design with Jennifer Heuer

Other Means
December 2011–April 2012, Brooklyn, NY
Design Intern
—Custom typeface design and production

Pratt Institute Communications Design Department
September 2011–May 2013, Brooklyn, NY
Designer, PR & Web coordinator
—Identity, print and web design

Pratt Institute Academic Senate
December 2010–May 2013, Brooklyn, NY
Assistant to the Senate President


Adobe CS6, RoboFont, on-press experience,
HTML + CSS + basic JavaScript