Illustrations by

(Poan Pan)


I’m Poan Pan, a freelance illustrator based in London, using a soft palette and coloured pencils as my primary tools. My illustrations respond to reality and resonate with the awkwardness in daily life.

Besides working digitally, physical engagement with pencil and paper sparks my creativity and seasons my illustration with a layer of the warmth of humanity. Being an illustrator taking inspiration from the daily news and details of everyday life, my focus is centred around the connections we share with ourselves, nature and each other.

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Tessian, Politico EU, Sojourners, The New Statesman, 23 Magazine, Twos Mag, Cubitts, The 19th, The New York Times Book Review, 1611, Neue Narrative Magazine and the Key Visual for the Taiwan International Human Rights Film Festival.

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Porträt der Woche: Poan Pan , PAGE, 2022
- Po-An Pan's illustrations share the 'warmth and awkwardness' of what it means to be human, Creative Boom, 2022
- Intervista illustrata| Poan Pan in 5 disegnini, Artwort, 2022
Illustration with Poan Pan, Whos Flying The Plane, 2022

- Back to Normality - il ritorno alla vita ordinaria secondo Poan Pan, Artwort, 2022
AOI Mentorship 2022: Introducing Poan Pan, AOI, 2022
Creative Value#2Fuse, 2022
- Ask An Illustrator, Make Bank, 2021
Featured , Agent for Change, 2021
- Degree Show, University of Art , Virtual, 2021
- Selected, House of Illustration x Central Saint Martins #IllustratorAsJouurnalist, 2019

- Merit Award (Self-Promotion Category), iJungle Illustration Awards 2021
- Finalist , Healthy Scepticism Film Festival 2020

 - Freelance Illustrator and designer, January 2022 - Present
- Volunteer Illustrator, Seriously Human, June 2020 - May 2021

Digital and Pencil Illustration, 2D Digital Animation, Adobe Creative Suite, including Indesign, Photoshop and Premiere Pro, Procreate, Colour Film Prcoessing

BA  Graphic Communication Design
Central Saint Martins, UAL
October 2018 - June 2021

Foundation Diploma in Art and Design
London College of Communication, UAL
September 2017 - May 2018

BA Applied Foreign Languages
Shih Chien University, Taipei
August 2012 - June 2016