Hanqing Sun




Hanqing (Hannah) Sun is a visual designer currently studying toward her BFA at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Having interest in multiple disciplines of design, she works extensively on graphic design, motion graphics, illustrations and a bit CSS & HTML coding.


School of the Art Institute of Chicago / Chicago, U.S.

Bachelor of Fine Arts
2015–2018 | Visual Communication Design

Donghua University / Shanghai, China

Bachelor of Engineering
2014 | Industrial Design
2013 | Automation


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SAIC Marketing & Graphics / Chicago, U.S.

Jan. 2018–present  |  Motion Designer
Responsible for creating motion graphic pieces for various needs including SAIC branding, BFA & MFA shows, and more.


F Newsmagazine / Chicago, U.S.
Sept. 2017–present  |  Designer & Illustrator
Create page layouts for the monthly print publication and produce illustration for both print and online articles.


SAIC IRFM Creative / Chicago, U.S.
Jun. 2015–Jun.2017  |  Graphic Design Assistant

Assisted lead designer of IRFM (Instructional Resources and Facilities Management) with various design projects, from conception to completion. Projects include designing event posters, way finding signage, booklets and so on depending on received requests from school departments and student organizations.


Tom, Dick & Harry Co. / Chicago, U.S.
Jun.–Aug. 2016  |  Graphic Design Intern

Created in-house social media posts and case-study infographics for the agency. Produced video disk packaging design for Mission Investment Fund, and successfully executed a design guideline for the full lineup of Master Mechanics power tools.


Merit Scholarship / School of the Art Institute of Chicago


In-House Design Award 2017 / Graphic Design USA

IRFM Creative Team
Awarded pieces include SAIC ExTV Poster, SAIC ExTV PolyPlay 2016 Poster and SAIC HVAC Infographic


Illinois College Press Association 2017

'Creative Process'
1st place  /  Full-page Advertisement  /  F newsmagazine October issue, 2017