Capturing moments through the lens, manipulating images with pixels, or flowing with the drawn line.
I am fascinated with the surreal and have a passion for the environment.
Whatever the medium, I love to CREATE!
Tia Magallon graduated from Art Center College of Design and received her Masters degree at the School of Visual Arts.
Honors: Aaron Siskind Fellowship, Paula Rhodes Memorial Award, and American Society of Magazine Editors / Amazon- Best Cover in Science & Nature as well as several other nominations with OnEarth Magazine.
Tia's short list of clients include: OnEarth, Simon & Schuster, Modern Farmer, New York Magazine, Out, Redbook and Success Magazine, among others.
During her 15 years living in New York City, she shot, exhibited, curated and taught throughout the city and surrounding regions. Having returned to her native roots in Los Angeles, Tia continues to explore and expand on her creativity with a focus on her art, editorial photo illustration projects and collaborative work with her partner Lilly Dong - ranging from commercial photo shoots, to designing spaces and making art.