Illustrator and image-maker Kristal splits her time creating colourful images for music, fashion, publications & brands. With her witty and vibrant illustrations attracting a range of commissions, her drawings, both traditional and digital are perfect for the internet age. Informed by her upbringing in Singapore and previous training in graphic design and illustration, Kristal's style is bursting with experimental shape, pattern and composition, adding a computerised dimension to her tropical surroundings.
Available for freelance work and projects.
Juxtapoz, Empty, UrbanOutfitters Printshop, Supersonic Art, Hong Kong Hustle, IDNWorld, The Cotton Candy Machine, Neomu, Frankie, Yen, Grafuck3, Curvy 5, The Straits Times, Today, Culturepush, Farm, Designyoutrust, The Stylish City, Cleo, Arena Singapore, Elle, ENROUTE14C, ffffound, Gimme Shelter, Bespoke Press Letterpress project, Pens&Pixels, Kult Magazine, Soul Pancake, A6/future, Turbulence : The Art of Storm Lion & Illustrations for the children’s book “Like Fins For Feet"
AWARDS & HONOURS
Crowbar 2002 :Fashion Photography Category, Just a lil queer I & II
Young Designers awards 2003 : Advanced Graphic Design Finalist Merit Award, Carousel Pop
Bronze Medal Graduation sponsored by Dr Wunderman
Finalist - Creative Circle Awards 2005, Plank Catalog (Dezainwerkz)
Recipient - MDA First Time Writers/Illustrators Publishing Initiative, Like Fins for Feet (illustration)
FWA SITE OF THE DAY Aug 20 2011 Levi’s Roadwear
Commisioned for Elephant Parade 2012 Sotheby’s Auction