Trang Pham
Langston Hughes


Un-commissioned | New Talent

Why did you make this work:
This was an art challenge given by my professor, which was to do a portrait of Langston Hughes.

How was the illustration used:
Portfolio piece

How did you make this work:
I imagined Langston Hughes as the Blues musician himself as he was well known for his wonderful capture of Blues elements in his poems. I used Procreate to create this image.

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Syracuse University

Currently Based:
I live in Vietnam but studying in United States

Trang Pham focuses on bringing original perspectives and interpretations of the subject matter in her illustration. The goal behind her artistic style, which is characterized by soft quality and fun textures and patterns, is to bring a lighthearted feeling to the audience and make them feel more welcomed to relate to the artwork.