Manshen Lo is a visual artist living in London.
She takes on illustration works as a freelancer, and directs and art directs animated short films and commercials.
Her approach to drawing has its roots in East Asia, whilst taking influence from sequential art and the ligne-claire style. Combining realistic line work with minimalistic compositions, she investigates the subtle tension between humans and urban space in contemporary life.
The animated short film Wednesday with Goddard she collaborated on won the award for Best Animated Short at SXSW 2016, and was selected in festivals such as Annecy, Ottawa, Edinburgh, Encounters and Go Shorts.
Selected clients: Pentagram, RIMOWA, Bloomberg Businessweek, The New Yorker, New York Times, The Poetry Review, Wallpaper*, MTV, Google, Channel 4, Tate
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