Iris Xiao Lei
The Edge of Every Night


Un-commissioned | Professional

Why did you make this work:
This self-initiative series explores the common illness among today's young people, especially in creative industries. The series was inspired by old-school tattoo designs in the 80s. I wish to approach these topics in a beautiful, relatable, and non-representational way. Subjects include: Depression/Tendinitis/Dry Eye

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Personal, post online

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Iris Xiao Lei is a freelance illustrator based in Beijing, China. She received her BFA degree in Illustration from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2018. Iris likes pretty and scary things and she likes you.