6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Feifei Ruan is a Chinese illustrator and comic artist based in New York City. She studied visual storytelling and received an M.F.A from the School of Visual Arts. Her works can be seen on book covers, magazines, websites, apps, merchandise, and murals. Her style ranges from Eastern classic to science fiction and fantasy.
Ruan's work has been recognized by Society of Illustrators, Spectrum, 3x3, the Library of Congress, and others. She was the Grand Prix winner of the Hiii Illustration International Competition 2015 and the jury of iJungle Awards 2017, and she is also a member of the Society of Illustrators and Art Directors Club.
Her clients include Penguin Books, Greenwillow, BuzzFeed, ElleMen, Nautilus, BOOM!Studios, the Jim Henson Company, Archaia Entertainment, and Cartoon Network.
The Visiting Artist Lecture Series is presented by the School of Art. The lecture is free and open to the University community.