Dongni WEI

is a Chinese illustrator and an author represented by the Bright Agency and signed with Daylight Publishing House (China). She is also an artist who has been worked with the International Illustration Creation Centre.

She published four children’s picture books in China in 2017 and 2019. Her picture book, The Forest Dress-up Competition won The Potential Work of 1st Sunflower Picture Book Award by Daylight Publishing House. Her work was recommend by the AOI and the Bookseller at 2019 Bologna Children’s Book Fair. The series Somewhere was longlisted of the World Illustration Awards 2020. Mr Moon won the Merit Award of Hiii Illustration 2019 International Competition and shortlisted of the Key Colours Reward 2019.

She likes travelling. She gets inspiration from her observational drawing during the trips. She is keen on using bold and vibrant colours with mixed media.





AWARDS
2020
- Longlisted of the World Illustration Awards 2020
- Merit Award of Hiii Illustration 2019 International Competition


2019           
- Shortlisted of the Key Colours Reward 2019


2018          
- Finalisted of the 2nd Sunflower Picture Book Award, Daylight Publishing House


2017          
- Finalisted of ‘Hiii Illustration’ International Illustration Competition

2016          
- The Potential Work of 1stSunflower Picture Book Award, Daylight Publishing House


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2020
-“Confession” group exhibition, HUI space, Beijing, China

Participated in Yachang Auction for COVID-19

2019
- Mr Moonhas been selected and published on the Ruskin Art Publication, UK

- Solo Exhibition at China Forum, Cambridge, the UK

- Inspired to Innovate the AOI Membership Exhibition, London, the UK

- Ananas’ Showcase, the Beijing International Book Fair

- IrisWorldwide Showcase, London, UK

- 4th Hiii Illustration International Award Exhibition, Nanjing, China  
 
- The Bookseller/ Association of Illustration showcase at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair 

- The graduate project was reported by the Cambridge Independent (newspaper)

2018

- Been invited to the live drawing of Kun Opera in Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge

- The Archive and the Contest Landscape Exhibition, Creative Cambridge Festival

- The Ananas Illustration Exhibition in Beijing International Book Fair

- The Yellow Brick Road Charity Exhibition

- Chinese monsters in the eyes of global artists, reported by China Daily

- Monsters in The Forbidden CityTalkin Bologna Children’s Book Fair

- Event organized partner, Ananas Illustration (Beijing) Culture and Media Co., Ltd, Bologna Children’s BookFair

- Been selected in Contemporary Cambridge (2018)

2017

- The Ananas Illustration Exhibition in Beijing International Book Fair

- The Exhibition of Illustration and Contemporary Life III   

- Participated in the 2ndGWF-TIMES Portrait Exhibition

2012-2016

- The Exhibition of Illustration and Contemporary Life II                

- The Exhibition of Illustration and Contemporary Life I                         

- The Barbie Illustrations Show and Annual Meeting of innovation park, Beijing Institute and Fashion Technology  


- "Zen" culture design projects of SEVEN's Intangible Cultural Heritage Research and Conservation Fund






Email: dongni.wei@hotmail.com
Website: https://dongniweiart.com
Instagram: @dongni_wei
Wechat: katherina_nn
Facebook: Dongni Wei
Behance: www.behance.net/DongniWEI





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