Gracey Zhang

Artists in Residence
01.05.2017 - 31.05.2017

Born and raised in Vancouver (Canada) – of Chinese and Taiwanese origin – , currently living in New York City (USA).

Newly graduated from the RISD (Rhode Island School of Design), Zhang is a freelance illustrator. Her practice often deals in narrative, observing the motivations and actions stemming from the lives of others, and examining the physical environments they inhabit.

Her work ranges from large paintings, drawings, to editorial illustrations that attempt to convey the emotions of a person or group.

Zhang was warded a scholarship by The Lighton International Artists Exchange Program (LIAEP) to participate in Despina Residency Programme in May 2017.

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instagram: @graceyyz

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Pictures Gallery (horizontal scrolling)
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