Yekyung Kwon was born and grew up in South Korea, currently lives in Dallas, TX. Graduated with BFA in illustration from Ringling College of Art and Design in Florida.
She loves to draw delightful moods and imagery of affection using colorful shapes and patterns. Her works are inspired by her old memories and daily feelings.
2021 Society of Illustrator Student Competition, selected
2020 Society of Illustrations 63, selected
2020 Addy Suncoast, Gold ADDY
2020 Society of Illustrator Student Competition, Memory of Kazu Sano
2020 Excellence in Experiential Learning Scholarship
2020 Best of Ringling Gold Juror’s Award
2019 & 2018 Illest of Illustration, selected
2017 Illest of Illustration, 1st place winner
2016 - 2020 President’s List
2016 - 2020 Dean’s Scholarship