Melanie Lixiyue Yan
Artist member since 2020
Lixiyue Yan, commonly known as Melanie Yan, is an emerging illustrator/artist based in Toronto. Graduated from OCAD University, she now works as a freelance illustrator/comic artist while exploring different art forms and working towards a concept artist. Melanie’s areas of practice include but not limited to digital illustration, sequential art, mixed media painting, and motion design.
Best season of the year in Toronto
Fall, and winter only when the wind doesn't hurt my face.
Recently it's Parade by Shuichi Yoshida.
What do you listen to when you work?
Usually new wave, recently been listening to shoegaze.
Favourite artist(s) right now
Nara Yoshitomo, Taiyou Matsumoto, Satoshi Kon
In a previous life I was (a) ...
Sad salesman who woke up to be a cockroach.
Your favourite spot in Toronto right now
Select Past Exhibitions
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