Associate Member

Helen C.Y Yau

Helen C.Y Yau is a professional illustrator and shoe designer.  Helen graduated with Honors with a bachelor of illustration degree from Sheridan College in Ontario, Canada.  She was educated in Hong Kong, United States of America,  Canada, and Italy.  Her multicultural life experiences infused her artwork with fresh, distinctive and fascinating characteristics.  Helen wants to use her artistic talent to make the world more playful and colorful.

​Awards & Exhibitions (Selected)

​10th International Footwear Design Competition, The 1st Runner-up of Lady’s Shoes (Enterprise), 2018 

​Hong Kong Smart Design Awards, Merit - Personal Accessories (Corporate), 2018 

​Hong Kong Smart Design Awards roving exhibition, Hong Kong, Japan & Germany, 2018

​9th International Footwear Design Competition, Shortlisted, 2017 

​Embracing Our Differences group exhibition, USA, 2017 

​Art, Color & Power solo roving exhibition (co-organised with HK Mass Transit Railway), Hong Kong, 2016 

​Canton Fair Design Awards, Shortlisted, China, 2016 

​Parallax group show (organized by Restless Development Org.), England, 2015 

​BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) Freedom 2014: Your Art and Paintings, England, 2014 

​Creative Quarterly 35, Illustration Runner-up * Denote multiple, USA, 2014

​Il Dolce Dieci group show, Canada, 2014