Tyler J Drinnen, is the Founder and Editor in Chief of iTEM MAGAZINE, a freelance fashion writer, photographer, poet and abstract visual content producer.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Media Studies from Sonoma State University, where he wrote a weekly Opinion Column For
The Star, dabbled with his own radio podcast format, titled Saturday Nite Scandal, and help created one of the first of 25 Professional Student Lead PR Firms in the USA.
From there on, he continued his work by interning with Sonoma Discoveries Magazine and then shortly after wrote and interned for Fashion School Daily, where he solidified his love for feature writing and working with emerging talents from around the world.
In December of 2016, he received an Honorary Master of Arts in Fashion Journalism from the Academy of Art University. And what an achievement that was, to be the first in his program to have graduated a full semester early.
Bringing him to four degrees in a short five and a half years, nothing will stop him from bringing art to the eyes of many.
He has worked in the fashion industry for nearly a decade, from commercial retail management to corporate level ghost writing. Now - he the poet - T.J.D. takes his life public with the independent launch of the urban California lifestyle based fashion-art movement, iTEM MAGAZINE: A Platform For Rising Artists.
iTEM is now seeking contributors and independent contractors for multiple collaboration projects for its print and digital platform.
We are searching for people with from an array of backgrounds: Fashion, Art, Music, photography, design, jewelry and metal arts, graphic design, mix media arts, video, social media, among many other art translations.
Please send 3-5 examples of your work or a link to your online portfolio/instagram alongside a brief introduction about your talent to email: