Jin Cho Youn is an illustrator based in Seoul and London.
Her work covers many areas of modern illustration. She has a distinctive ability to infuse her work with a warm hearted aura that makes characters, objects, landscapes and abstracts appear alive, understood, and cared about.
Jin illustrates for an audience with no age restriction, recognizing the needs, interests and issues of the viewer. She blends together traditional and contemporary techniques which creates her unique visual voice. Jin continues her interest in storytelling alongside illustrating for exhibitions, editorial work and the intention to tackle modern issues through her work in a sensitive manner.
Jin Cho Youn obtained a BA in Experimental Illustration at London College of Communication and an MA in Communication Design at Central Saint Martins before her research in children's picturebook making at the Cambridge School of Art.