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About the Artist

Yubin Lee is an illustrator based in New York who graduated from the School of Visual Arts with a major in illustration. Her artistic style is characterized by an exploration of gothic and fantastical themes combined with a whimsical attitude. Yubin specializes in editorial illustrations, cover designs, book series, and graphic design. Her professional background includes being an Illustrator and Designer at the Baturu Cultural Festival, as well as a 2D Designer and Illustrator at Cider. She is currently at Halara as a Graphic Designer.

Awards and Honor

Creative Quarterly 75 Runner Up, 2024

Hiii Illustration Merit Award, 2023

Communication Arts Illustration Shortlist, 2021

World Illustration Awards Longlist, 2021

Baturu Cartoon Superheroine International Co-creation Competition., 2020

Creative Quarterly 61 Runner Up, 2020

Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship Annual Merit Award, 2018

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, Silver Key, 2016


Fifteen Hours in the Sun : Summer Solstice Group Exhibition, 2023

Tales of the City Junior Thesis Show, 2022

Artphil Collaborative Project Exhibition, Award of Creativity, 2017


Voyage LA

Al-Tiba9 Contemporary Art

Hiii Illustration



Jaamzin Creative Magazine, 2023

Communication Arts Illustration

World Illustration Awards

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in China

Instituto Cervantes

Creative Quarterly 61-1

Creative Quarterly 61-2

Jaamzin Creative Magazine pg. 2 & 28

Jaamzin Creative Magazine 

School of Visual Arts Visual Opinion

-Volume 25, Issue 4 & Volume 26, Issue 5 pg. 42

-Volume 28, Issue 1 pg. 14 & 15


IG: @eelnibuyart


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