Janny Ji is a multidisciplinary designer with backgrounds in graphic design, illustration and fine arts. She explores typography, visual storytelling, and critical thinking through a range of media in her design practice. She has worked for clients in the tech, finance, art, food and healthcare industries and helped them to create stories through brand systems, campaigns, spaces, motion graphics, packaging and digital platforms.

Education

Maryland Institute College of Art
MFA, Graphic Design
Rhode Island School of Design
BFA, Illustration

Awards 

2019    The Society of Typographic Arts (STA) 100 Winner
2019    Art Directors Club The Young Ones Silver Winner
2019    Type Directors Club 65 Typographic Excellence Winner
2019    3x3 International Illustration Show No.16, Merit
2019    The World Illustration Awards, Shortlist
2019    The A’ Design Award & Competition Iron Award Winner
2019    Adobe Design Achievement Awards, Top Talent
2019    Applied Arts Student Award Winner
2019    The 12th International Design Awards Bronze Winner
2019    GDUSA The 56th American Package Design Awards Winner
2019    Indigo Design Award, Typography, Gold
2019    Indigo Design Award, Promotional Materials, Silver
2019    Indigo Design Award, Packaging Design, Bronze
2019    Indigo Design Award, Branding, Bronze
2019    Platinum Originality International University Students Graphic Design Competition, Integrated Design, Honorable Mention
2019    Platinum Originality International University Students Graphic Design Competition, Poster Design, Honorable Mention
2019    Creative Quarterly 56 Graphic Design Winner  
2019    Creative Quarterly 55 Illustration Runner Up
2019    Creative Quarterly 55 Graphic Design Runner Up
2018    Art Directors Club The Young Ones Gold Winner
2018    Type Directors Club 64 Typographic Excellence Winner
2018    Applied Arts Student Award Winner
2018    Graphis Design Annual 2019 Honorable Mention
2018    Graphis Typography4 Silver Award
2018    The Society of Typographic Arts (STA) 100 Winner
2018    ADAA, Fine Art Graphic Design, Finalist
2018    ADAA, Fine Art Graphic Design, Semifinalist
2018    ADAA, Commercial Packaging Design, Semifinalist
2018    GDUSA The 55th American Graphic Design Awards Winner
2018    Kan Tai-keung Worldwide Chinese Design Competition, Finalist
2018    5th Moscow Poster Competition Winner
2018    Shenzhen International Poster Festival, Shortlist
2018    Ecuador Poster Bienal, Selected
2018    World Biennial Exhibition of Student Poster, Finalist
2018    iJungle Graphic Design New Talent Award
2018    ICDE 2018 Graduate Packaging Design Gold Medalist
2018    Creative Quarterly 51 Graphic Design Runner Up
2018    Kantar Information is Beautiful Awards, Longlist
2016    3x3 International Illustration Honorable Mention
2016    Creative Quarterly 45 Illustration Runner Up
2015    Rhode Island School of Design Honors Student
2015    Society of Illustrators West 53 Student Award
2012    University of Minnesota Juried Briggs Library Art Award

Exhibitions

2019    The World’s Best Typography Traveling Exhibitions (TDC65)
2019    MICA Grad Thesis Show
2018    The World’s Best Typography Traveling Exhibitions (TDC64)
2018    MICA Imaginary Museum Exhibition
2018    MICA Graphic Design MFA Fall Show
2015    RISD Illustration Woods Gerry Senior Show
2015    RISD Illustration About Time Group Show
2011    University of Minnesota Student Annual Juried Exhibition

 
© Janny Ji 2019