Xia is a freelance Illustrator and comic artist based in Brooklyn. She grew up between Orlando, FL and NYC, and graduated from the School of Visual Arts with a BFA in Cartooning & Illustration. She studied as a Teaching Assistant Intern at the Robert Black Burn Printmaking Worskshop in 2016.

Her comic Kindling was published by 2dcloud in early 2017 and was named one of The Comic Journal's Best Comics of 2017. She is currently working on a Song for Gwendolyn Brooks written by Alice Faye Duncan, set to release January 2019 (Sterling Children’s Books.)

Past clients include the The New Yorker, The Atlantic, New York Times, Penguin Random House (Classics)VICE NewsBuzzfeed News, Lenny Letter and Narratively.

Some nice words from: Philippe LeBlanc at ComicsBeat, Ardo Omer at Book Riot, and Rob Clough of High-Low Comics.

Interview for FRESH at Communication Arts.


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