Cindy Kang is an artist, illustrator, and daydreamer born and raised in Seoul, Korea. She moved to New York in pursuit of her creative passions, where she received a BFA in Illustration from the School of Visual Arts in 2018. Her works are inspired by places she lives in or visits, people she meets, her feelings, and precious little objects.
Combining digital techniques and traditional media, she illustrates heartwarming moments in various styles. She predominantly works digitally but constantly explores new tools, techniques, media, and color palettes to develop her styles. She loves using digital brushes, graphite, and acrylic to create her thoughtful and atmospheric illustrations.
Cindy is currently living and working in New York.
Listed on Creative Boom’s ‘25 exciting female designers and illustrators to follow this International Women’s Day’ list.
Listed on Creative Boom’s ‘30 awesome illustrators to follow for inspiration in 2021’ list.
Communication Arts Illustration Competition 2020 – Cindy Kang shortlisted for Editorial series, “Cashing In on Climate Change” for Slate Magazine.
iJungle Illustration Competition 2019 - Merit Award for Self-Promotion