is a Los Angeles - based Assistant Art Director for film, television, commercials and music videos. Born and raised in Bangkok, Thailand. She has loved art and design from an early age. She moved to Sydney, Australia in 2004, receiving a degree in Fundamental Art and Design. Upon coming back to Thailand, she admired the work&craft of filmmaking. She was then seeking a degree in Film and TV production from Mahidol University International College. She started directing short films and working on commercials and features that collaborate with International production houses from the USA, England, Australia, Israel, China, and India who come to set up production in unique locations of Thailand.
After all the years she has been working in the film and commercial industry. she realizes how much art has involved in the process of filmmaking. Tarn relocated herself to the United States. Pursued an MFA in Production Design at Dodge College of film and media arts, Chapman University in Orange, California. She always develops her practical and artistic skills and finds that visual storytelling is a very powerful tool to convey the message to audiences.
Tarn has been selected into the Art Director Guilds local 800 as an apprentice in 2016 on their Production Apprentice Program. As she is working in the art department, her career has been varied on a lot of new distinctive projects such as a TV series, 'Westworld' from HBO, a Feature Film 'Ford Vs Ferrari' with 20th Century Fox, and etc. Her professional skills including drafting, using SketchUp, Vectorworks, and Rhino3D, Designing graphics on Illustrator and Photoshop and very hand-on with craftwork.
Tarn would love to be a part of your creative teamwork. She is incredibly grateful to have worked with a lot of talented filmmakers. She earns new experiences working on each project she worked on and looking forward to always develop herself to be better every day. Tarn can be reached at : SITA.LERD@GMAIL.COM