Siyu Chen was born and raised in China. She attended Tsinghua University in Beijing and studied graphic design before getting her MFA in illustration from The School of Visual Arts in New York. She illustrates for book, magazines, and newspapers using brush and ink as well as digital coloring.

Her work was selected to appear in American Illustration in 2010, and was most recently featured in Juxtapoz Magazine. She lives in Germany and works internationally.

To see more of Siyu's work, visit her blog: or her website: