Image maker. Movie buff. Daydreamer. Noodle crazed. Running on coffee.
When I need motivation, I watch ︎︎︎
When I am panicked, I watch ︎︎︎
When I feel blue, I watch ︎︎︎

My Online Class is available on Coloso


MFA Illustration as Visual Essay, School of Visual Arts

Awards/ Honors

Young Guns 20, Jury, 2022
Bologna Children’s Book Fair, Winning Illustrator, 2022
Young Guns 19, Winner, 2021
World Illustration Awards, New Talent Overall Winner, 2021
Colorful: A Prelude to Young Guns, Finalist, 2021
American Illustration, Selected Winner, 2021
Bologna Children’s Book Fair, Winning Illustrator, 2021
Society of Illustrators 63, Silver medal, 2021
dPICTUS, selected unpublished showcase, 2020
3X3, Merit Winner, 2020
American Illustration, Chosen Winner, 2020
Bologna Children’s Book Fair, Winning Illustrator, 2020
Society of Illustrators 62, 2020
Picturebook Makers, selected unpublished showcase, 2019
World Illustration Awards, Children’s book Category Winner, 2019
Communication Arts, Award of Excellence, 2019
3X3, Honorable Mentions, 2019
Society of Illustrators 61, Selected Winner, 2019

Press/ Features

Kiblind Magazine, 2022
Young Guns, 2021
It’s Nice That, 2021
YCK Magazine, 2021
Ballpitmag, 2021
WePresent, 2020
Girlsclub Asia, 2019
The AOI, 2019
The Guardian,
The Independent, Digitalarts, Creative Boom for WIA 2019


Adidas X We Are Social
ADC Awards X DDB Paris
Asian Amercian Federation X Droga 5
Bloomberg Markets
Farfetch X Gucci
Fast Magazine
LA Times
Magma Magazine
The New York Times
The New Yorker
Poetry Magazine
Sulwhasoo X Hypebeast Korea
Texas Monthly
Virginia Quarterly Review
The Wall Street Journal
The Washington Post
Youtube Music and more

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