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ABOUT

 

Sena Kwon is an illustrator and comic artist from South Korea, currently living in Brooklyn, New York.

She communicates through detailed line drawings in continual curiosity of international myths, religious parables based on her childhood living in multiple cultures.

She pricks up her ears with her eyes wide open when hearing words of her interest: cinemas, feminism, spring prints (a.k.a. Shunga), and cats.

 

all rights reserved © Sena Kwon | 2019 


Exhibitions

2019

84th Annual National Exhibition | Cooperstown Art Association, NY Pop up show ‘CAMP’ | Gallery MC, New York, NY Juried Exhibition ‘Refreshing Feminism’ | Women made Gallery, Chicago, IL 56th Annual Masur Juried Art Competition | Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA Solo Show - Gallery I found on my walk | Lamina Showcase, Seoul, Republic of Korea

2018

International Juried Exhibition ‘Transformation’ | Gallery MC, New York, NY 13th Juried Exhibit | Columbia City Gallery, Seattle, WA Asian American Women Artists Associations Group show ‘Dear Mother’ | San Pablo Gallery, CA Oh My PMS! 2018 | Gallery Bomontiada, İstanbul, Turkey

2017

MoCCA Arts Festival Awards of Excellence Annual Exhibit | Society of Illustrators, New York, NY Oh My PMS! 2017 | Gallery Bina, İstanbul, Turkey

Selected Awards and Nominations

2019

American Illustration & American Photography - Selected into Archive

2018

Creative Quarterly 54 - Runner up Creative Quarterly 53 - Runner up Creative Quarterly 52 - Illustration - Winner American Illustration & American Photography - Selected into Archive

2017

MoCCA Arts Festival Awards of Excellence Annual - Single Image form

2016

3x3 Illustration Annual No. 13 - Merit Creative Quarterly 46 - Illustration Professional

2015

IF International Design award - Discipline Packaging Winner; Hanger Paper bag | Hannover, Germany