Jessica Chiang is a Ventura based artist originally from the Bay Area, she works in photography, graphic design, and screen-printing. Her work history includes responsibilities with photo shoots, print ads, video editing, and web management for employers like: California State University Channel Islands, Iron & Resin, and other small local businesses.
Her first love and passion was photography. J.Chiang Photography started in 2008, specializing in portraits, events, lifestyle fashion, and marketing. In 2010, Chiang completed a photography internship with National Geographic where she worked alongside photographers and marine biology experts, conducting photo shoots and creating photo essays. In 2013, Chiang participated in the California State University Summer Arts Program, learning from and working with renowned photographers including, John Sexton, Ed Kashi, and Darcy Padilla. Starting her senior year of college, she finished a yearlong internship with Iron and Resin; that transitioned into a full time position at the company. Chiang received a Bachelors in Art with an emphasis on Photography at California State University Channel Islands.
After three years with Iron and Resin, Chiang is now taking time to focus on her own personal artwork. She currently is building out her own personal print studio while working freelance and curating local artshows in Ventura County.