Penny x1 (肖依) is a visual artist from Beijing, China. She graduated from the MFA Illustration as Visual Essay program at the School of Visual Arts (SVA). Penny enjoys finding ways to capture the passage of time in still images and is particularly interested in illustrating small moments that reveal relationships between people and their interactions with their surroundings. In her creative process, she often transcribes her personal experiences into fictional narratives to generate a broader image.

Welcoming commisions and collaborations.
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   MFA Illustration as Visual Essay, School of Visual Arts, NYC
   BFA Illustration, School of Visual Arts, NYC


    Book Merit Award, iJungle Illustration Award 2023
    Comic Merit Award, iJungle Illustration Award 2023


    As Before, ForMe, Beijing, 2023

Welcoming commisions and collaborations!! please email me at for further inquiries. Let’s make great works happen!

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