Cun Shi (first name pronounced shun) is an award-winning illustrator based in New York City. He was born in Beijing, China and grew up in the Pacific Northwest. In 2014, Cun received his MFA from the School of Visual Arts.  He currently freelances full-time, and is a part-time instructor at his alma mater.

Selected Clients:  

The New York Times / The New Yorker / Entertainment Weekly / Rolling Stone Magazine / ESPN / WIRED Magazine / GQ / Chronicle Books / Playboy Magazine / Variety Magazine / Bleacher Report / The Undefeated / Princeton University / Grantland / Maxim / The Atlantic / Medium / United Hemispheres / Ogilvy & Mathers / Dartmouth Alumni Magazine / The New Republic / Paramount Pictures / Kareem Abdul-Jabbar / Runner's World / New York City Football Club /

Selected Press: 

Society of Illustrators (Silver Medal) / Communication Arts Award of Excellence / 2016 Clio Awards (Bronze Medal & Shortlist) / Society of Illustrators West / 3x3 Magazine Annual / Creative Quarterly / SinoVision /


cun (at) cunshiart (dot) com   /   (347) 322-49O1

Feel free to contact me to check availability, schedule and other questions.