Kimberlie is an illustrator from Hawaii, currently living and creating in Michigan. She also co-founded Two Hold Studios, a collaborative ceramics studio, which she started with her partner in 2017.
Kimberlie earned her degree at Art Center College of Design, specializing in Illustration Design in 2017. In 2011, she earned her BFA in Drawing/Painting and a BA in Psychology at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. She is proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign) and water based mediums.
Email (email@example.com) for resume, CV, commissions or any questions. She is happy to hear from you!
Proud member of The Women Who Draw
Clients: Hawaii Magazine, Hulili Journal of Education, Papier Magazine, Inheritance Magazine, Culture Trip, Day One Agency
Awards: Creative Quarterly 49 (runner-up)
PUBLISHED + SELF-PUBLISHED WORKS
|Hawaii Magazine,Spot image, Honolulu, Hawaii
“Inheritance Magazine”, Spreads and spot illustrations for 3 issues.
“Papier x Colette.” Spread, Papier Magazine
“TYCI: Issue #4.” Cover Art, Zine, Scotland, United Kingdom.
|“Artemisia Gold: Volume 1: Art and Music Zine.” Zine.|
|2012||“ABC’s by Kimberlie Wong.” Self-published.|
|“The Sketchbook Project: Limited Edition.” Brooklyn Art Library Press.
“Hei, Hawaiian String Figures: Hawaiian Memory Culture and Mnemonic Practice.” Hulili Journal of Education.
SOLO + TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
|“These Days.” Wild Joes, Bozeman, Montana.
“The Sweet Things In Life.” Toppers, Bozeman, Montana.
“A Study of Icelandic Folklore.” Kirsuberjatred, Reykjavik, Iceland.
|“Tinkle.” Nes, Nes Artist Residency, Skagastrond, Iceland.|
|“Student Gallery.” Art Center College of Design (Hillside) LA, California.
“Graduating Showcase.” Art Center College of Design (Hillside) LA, California.
” Happy Town.” Upstairs Gallery, 870 S. Raymond Avenue, Pasadena, California.
“Make Yourself At Home,” LA, California.
“Student Gallery.” Art Center College of Design (Hillside and 1111). LA, California.
|2014||“Ghost Stories.” Spalding House, Honolulu, HI.|
|2013||“International Postcard Show.” Surface Gallery, Nottingham, ENG.|
|“The Sketchbook Project 2013.” Permanent collection- Brooklyn Library, Art House Co-op, Brooklyn, NY.|
|2012||“Ordinary People.” Basique Threads, Honolulu, HI.|
|“The Sketchbook Project 2012: Limited Edition.” Permanent collection- Brooklyn Library, Art House Co-op, Brooklyn, NY.
“Having Kfunn on Hrisey.” Gamli Skoli, Hrisey, Iceland.
“The Sketchbook Project 2012 World Tour.” Permanent collection- Brooklyn Library, Art House Co-op, Brooklyn, NY.
|2011||“Transform: Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition 2011.” University of Hawai’i Art Gallery, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI.|
|“The Reformer’s Brush.” Commons Gallery, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI.|
|2010||“Drawn to the Limits.” Commons Gallery, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI.|
|“Surface to Substance.” Commons Gallery, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI.|
ARTIST RESIDENCIES AND WORKSHOPS
|2014||Edwin Ushiro Workshop at Spalding House, Honolulu, HI|
|2012||Nes Artist Residency, Skagastrond, Iceland|
|Gamli Skoli, Hrisey, Iceland
Michael Konas Watercolor Workshop at Washtenaw Community College “Photos to Heirlooms” Ann Arbor, MI