Chaplin Tyler is a Miami/NYC based designer, model, performance artist, illustrator and activist. Born and raised in Miami, Fl to a Thai mother and Irish-American father, Chaplin moved to New York City at the age of 18. After graduating from The Fashion Institute of Technology with a degree in Menswear Design, Chaplin worked as a designer for international brands such as Calvin Klein, Reebok and DAMA. While working as a designer in New York City, Chaplin has also modeled for brands such as Patricia Fields, Vaquera NYC, Gauntlett Cheng, and Barragan and have appeared in publications such as Vogue, I-D, and Dazed and Confused. Chaplin has performed and exhibited work in The Faena Forum, and El Museo Del Barrio.