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banner artwork for Chaoyang Trap
"The Magical Realism of SpongeBob Slippers"


 

digital (2021)

Chaoyang Trap is a newsletter about everyday life on the Chinese internet. It is an exploration of contemporary China, one niche at a time. Chaoyang trap is interested in marginal subcultures, tiny obsessions, and unexpected connections.  

In May 2021, I was approached by contributor Krish Raghav to create a banner illustration for a piece about fashionable senior citizens' street wear and its documentation on Chinese social media platform, Xiaohongshu.

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