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Nancy Nan is a Chinese illustrator now based in New York. She graduated from Pratt Institute with a BFA in Communication Design (illustration emphasis) and minor in art history. As an illustrator, Nancy likes to draw relaxing scenes and lovely characters, and also explores different themes and expressions of emotions in her works. She usually draw digitally while combining the texture of traditional media. In her spare time, she enjoys running, watching movies, and sketching around New York City.



SCBWI Ezra Jack Keats Prize, 2023

3x3 Illustration Annual 20, Merit, 2023

BIBF Ananas Illustration, Longlist, 2023

Pratt Circle Award, 2023

SOI Student Scholarship Competition, Selected, 2023

iJungle Illustration Award, New Talent Merit Award, 2022 

3x3 Illustration Annual 18, Distinguished Merit, 2021

Pratt Institute President's List, 2018 - 2023


Pratt Show, Brooklyn, 2023

SOI Student Scholarship Competition Exhibition, New York, 2023


3x3 Illustration Annual 20, 2023

SOI Student Scholarship Catalog, 2023

iJungle Illustration Annual, 2022

3x3 Illustration Annual 18, 2021



Instagram: @nancynan_illust

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