illustrator & designer & gif artist


Yi Pan is a New York based illustrator, designer and GIF artist originally from Taiwan. She received her MFA in graphic design degree from Maryland Institute College of Art in 2018. Her work has been recognized by 3x3 Magazine, Core77, Creative Quarterly, Communication Arts, ADAA, Giphy Arts, American Illustration and ADC Young Ones.



2019 TDC Communication Design, Typographic Excellence
2019 Creative Quarterly 100 Best 2018, Graphic Design
2018   Print Regional Design Awards, Regional Winner
2018   Core77 Design Awards, Visual Communication Award— Student, Runner Up
2018   ADC Young Ones Portfolio, Illustration, Winner
2018   ADC Young Ones, Graphic Design– Publication Design, Gold Cube
2018   ADC Young Ones, Illustration– Publication Design, Bronze Cube
2018   American Illustration 37, Selected Winner
2018   The Society of Typographic Arts’s (STA) 100, Winner
2018 3x3 Magazine Annual No.15 Professional Show— Editorial, Merit
2018   3x3 Magazine Annual No.15 Professional Show— Self-Promotion, Merit
2018   Indigo Design Award, Illustration, Gold
2018   Indigo Award, Graphic Design– Promotional Materials, Gold
2018   Indigo Award, Illustration– Promotional Materials, Gold
2018   Creative Quarterly 51 Illustration, Winner
2018   Creative Quarterly 51 Graphic Design, Runner-up
2018   Communication Arts– Unpublished/ Advertising/ Self Promotion, shortlist
2017   Creative Quarterly 50 Graphic Design, Winner
2017   Creative Quarterly 50 Illustration, Runner-up
2017   ADAA Fine Art– Print / Graphic / Illustration, Honorable Mention
2017   ADAA Social Impact– Print / Graphic / Illustration, Semifinalist
2017   ADAA Commercial– Print / Graphic / Illustration, Semifinalist
2017   3x3 Magazine Annual No.14 Professional Show— Book Cover, Merit
2014   ADAA, Illustration, Semifinalist

Exhibitions & Events 

2018   MICA Art Market, Bronze Gallery, Baltimore, US
2017   3x3 Magazine Annual No.14 Online Gallery
2017   Off The Grid, Fox 3 Gallery, Baltimore, US
2017   MICA Art Market, Bronze Gallery, Baltimore, US
2017   Widening at The LittlenessBrickbauer Gallery, Baltimore, US
2017   Imaginary Museum, Pinkard Gallery, Baltimore, US
2016   Identity In CrisisBrickbauer Gallery, Baltimore, US
2016   MICA Graphic Design MFA Fall show, Fox 3 Gallery, Baltimore, US
2014   National Young Designer's Exhibition, Taiwan Design Center, Taipei, Taiwan
2014   MCUT Visual Communication Design Exhibition, MCUT, Taipei, Taiwan
2010   National Young Designer's Exhibition, Taiwan Design Center, Taipei, Taiwan