Hong Kong host
Jonathan Jay Lee on SYMMETRY
February 22, 8:00am - 10:00am HKT. Hosted at SCAD Hong Kong
part of a series on Symmetry
About the speaker
Based in Hong Kong, Taiwanese-American born Jonathan Jay Lee is an award-winning illustrator who graduated with Departmental Honors in Illustration from Parsons School of Design in New York City. Lee’s clients have included Marvel Comics, Mercedes, Heavy Metal Magazine, San Miguel, Lamborghini, Honestbee, Lee Kum Kee, Ho Lee Fook, Urban Decay, Philip Morris and HSBC. With extensive industry experience, Jonathan is currently also the Professor of Illustration and Sequential Art at SCAD Hong Kong.
Lee has exhibited internationally from New York City to Tokyo and the UK. Lürzers Archive included Lee in the “200 Best Illustrators Worldwide” where he was the only illustrator to represent Hong Kong. Lee’s work has been featured in the South China Morning Post, Taipei Times, Cathay Pacific’s Discovery Magazine, HK01, Esquire, Men’s Uno, MAEKAN, Peninsula Magazine, and for the HK Tourism Board’s Discovery Hong Kong videos.
Shuttle bus transport: SCAD will provide a shuttle bus to and from campus for all CM attendees. Pick-up will be from Admiralty MTR station, exit B departing at 7:45am. Drop-off after the event will depart at 10am from SCAD to Admiralty MTR station. Please look for Sylvia and Nick from the CM team outside of exit B for guidance.
Campus tour: SCAD Hong Kong was recognised by the 2011 UNESCO Asia-Pacific Heritage Awards for Culture Heritage Conservation. There will be a 15 minute tour after the talk to explore and learn about the former North Kowloon Magistracy.
The Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) is a private, non-profit, accredited institution conferring bachelor’s and master’s degrees in more than 40 majors at distinctive locations to prepare talented students for professional careers. SCAD Hong Kong is the university’s newest location, having welcomed its first students in September 2010. The location is situated in the UNESCO award-winning former North Kowloon Magistracy Building, a historic facility completely renovated and adapted by SCAD. To learn more, visit scad.edu.hk.
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