New York-based Illustrator


Sun Young "Cindy" Kang was born and raised in Seoul, Korea.
Now she studies Illustration from School of Visual Arts and is based in New York City.  



Cindy (Sun Young) Kang is an Illustrator based in New York City. Born in Seoul, Korea, she moved to the United States when she was 14. She now lives in New York in pursuit of her creative passions. She loves the sunset, books about love, and everything small and precious. 

Please be in touch with thoughts, questions, commission requests, or just to say hello! 


School of Visual Arts, New York
BFA Illustration `18

2017 - 2018 Term Honors
2015 - 2016 Dean's List


2018 "Student Scholarship Competition", The Society of Illustrators, New York, NY
2014 "Jack Daniel's Jacktember Group Exhibition", Seoul, Korea
2014 "SVA BFA Fine Arts Group Exhibition", Utrecht SoHo, New York, NY


2018 Society of Illustrators Student Scholarship Award
         Nancy Lee Rhodes Roberts Scholarship Award


2017 Whitney Museum of American Art, Special Events Intern
2017 Art Miami, Art New York and CONTEXT New York, Exhibitor Services
2015 Esprit Dior Seoul Exhibition by Christian Dior, Exhibition Assistant