Jocelyn Kao

  • Illustrator
  • Paris, France

Jocelyn Kao is an illustrator born in Taiwan, and based in Paris, France. She graduated from Academy of Art University, San Francisco in BFA Animation/Illustration. She worked as a concept artist in animation/game industry for her early career years. She moved to Paris, France to study fashion design at Istituto Marangoni Paris in fall 2013. And the same year, she started her studio "Jocelyn Kao Illustration" and became a freelance illustrator.
Her illustration includes fashion, life, travel, picture book, concept design, print and pattern. She likes to use watercolors, pen and ink, acrylic, and also mixed with digital medium. Her work has unique style with bold colors combination, chic women with beautiful details. She loves to travel and specially enjoy the historical cities and architectures.
Represented by The Bright Group Agency.

Education

Fashion Design Certificate at Istituto Marangoni Paris

Paris, France

BFA in Animation/Illustration at Academy of Art University

San Francisco, CA

Exhibitions

People Group

A8 Art Center Taoyuan,Taiwan

Chacha à Paris Solo exhibition

Yong’an Arts Center Taipei, Taiwan

Rendez-vous du carnet de voyage

Polydome Clermont-Ferrand, France

International exhibition, selected artist

Art and Style Exhibition Group

ShinBen Gallery Taipei, Taiwan

Contermporary Art Exhibition Group

Yong'an Arts Center Taipei, Taiwan

Clients

Editions Apeiron, Harper Collins, Caterpillar Books, 360 degrees Publisher, Modify Watches, Studio Smoll TW, Grace Optical TW, Ever Rich TW, Knt Travel TW, 57N Jeans, Story Works Theater TW, Babbel Magazine, ELLE Taiwan, Marie Claire TW, Maire Claire CN, Mercedes-Benz Magazine, Joy English Magazine

Specialties

Fashion IllustrationChildren's BookPrint and PatternFashion DaesignConcept Design

Skills

PencilPen and InkWatercolorPastelAcrylicPhotoshopIllustrator