Lisk Feng is an award-winning illustrator who is initially from China and now a New York-based freelance illustrator. She graduated from M.F.A. illustration practice from Maryland Institute College of Art in 2014, with many publications and advertisings projects seen by the world, such as the New Yorker, Apple, Penguin, Airbnb, the New York Times, Chanel, etc. Meanwhile, her illustrations received such awards and recognitions as the Silver Medal from the Society of Illustrators, Communication Arts Excellence Award, 3X3 Silver Medal, American Illustration winner, etc. She also published several children`s books with Flying Eye Books, Abrams, and Kids Can Press. She was awarded one of the Art Directors Club 15 young gun artists among all artists from all fields worldwide in 2017. She is also selected on the list of Forbes 30 under 30 Art and Style in 2019, won Bologna Ragazzi Award with the book Everest in 2019, and D&AD Silver Pencil Award in 2020.
Presented as part of the Visiting Artist Lecture Series in the College of Visual and Performing Arts’ School of Art. The lecture is available to the public via livestream on the Syracuse University Art Museum YouTube channel.
This event was published on February 24, 2021.