Artist Bio/Statement and Profile Picture

Artist Statement

Matthew Kim is a Communications Design major from Northbrook, IL. Kim is currently enrolled at PrattMWP College of Art and Design earning his degree in Illustration. Matthew took an interest in the arts shortly after being introduced to picture books and children’s novels at a very young age. After studying art through high school, he became inspired by the work of Salvador Dali and his style of surrealism. Matthew mainly specializes in graphite, ink, and paint in his art. Matthew has strong ambitions of becoming a children’s book illustrator and strengthening his skills with his own unique style in all areas of communications design.