tiffany jow

is a Seattle-based journalist specializing in art, design, and culture. Previously the Design Editor at Surface, she currently serves as its West Coast Editor and has contributed to a variety of print and digital publications including Architectural Digest, Architizer, Art Review, ArtsyCultured, Dwell, New York MagazineNylon, Opening Ceremony’s blog, Paper, Vs., Wallpaper*, and Wallpaper* City Guides. She was a contributing editor at Surface from 2010 to 2017. While living in London, she spent a year in the research department at the Victoria and Albert Museum and contributed to the 2011 exhibition “Postmodernism: Style and Subversion 1970–1990,” curated by Glenn Adamson and Jane Pavitt. Later, she served in the development office at the Museum of Arts and Design, where she managed corporate partnerships. She has also helped creative practitioners, including architects Tod Williams and Billie Tsien, implement their voice across platforms and articulate their mission, work, and process.