Xintong Yang
Rich People are Weird


Un-commissioned | New Talent

Why did you make this work:
This is a project practice based on an article named "Why Rich People are So Weird", published on "The Online" Website. This article is talking about some behaviors from rich peoples that is hard for us to understand.

How was the illustration used:
I would like to use this series of illustrations in magazines pages, book covers, advertising posters or portfolio pieces.

How did you make this work:
I pick up 2 keywords, "weird" and "Rich" to think about the ideas of this series of illustrations. And then I use the Procreate on iPad to create them.

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Minneapolis College of Art and Design
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United States

Dawn Yang is an illustrator at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design in Minneapolis, Minnesota (expected: 2020). Dawn received her BFA in Animation from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts in Guangdong Province, China. After she graduated, she worked in Morpheus Animation Studio, Zhuhai, Guangdong Province in 2015-2016, Responsibilities included illustration drawing, character designing. Awards received include the 2019 Jurors' choice awards, Made at MCAD group exhibition, 2019 Honorable Mention, 3x3 International Illustration Show, the MFA Trustees' Scholarship at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, In addition, her work has been exhibited in Minneapolis.