Melissa Guachun



Melissa Guachun is an illustrator and software engineer currently living in Queens, NY.


2014- 2015   Illustration, School of Visual Arts, NY

2016 -2020  BFA English, Hunter College, NY

2021 Software Engineering Bootcamp, Flatiron School 

Awards/ Recognition:

2014 "National Youngarts Foundation": Excellence in Visual Arts- State Wide Award

2014 Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship For Academic Excellence and Artistic Promise

2017-2019 Deans List For Academic Excellence at Hunter College

2019 AI-AP THE ARCHIVE Finalist

Group Exhibitions:

2015 Dmitri's, Feature, Queens, NY

2016 Star Cleaner Records Art Show Brooklyn, NY

2016 School of Visual Arts Printing Department Show, New York, NY

2017 Aloft Pop Up Market, Long Island City, Queens

2017 Alumni of Art and Design, Manhattan, NY

2018 RAWarts New York Exhibition, Astoria, Queens

Selected Publications and Web Features

2015 Shellshag "Why'd I Have To Get So High?" Album Cover/ Sleeve

2015 The Bell House Concert Poster

2015 Shellshag "90's Problem" Music Video

2015 Suburbia Concert Poster

2016 Xenophile "True Directions" Album Cover

2016 Overkill and Xenophile for Starland BallroomFlyer

2017 Battle of the Bays Flyer

2018 Kiss and Make Out-Shellshag/ AJJ/ John Hays Tour

2018 The Screaming Females Fan Club Design

2018 LIC Magnify: RAW Arts Showcase

2019 American Illustration 38 THE ARCHIVE

2019 Shellshag "Resilient Bastard"design for 18 Sycamore Album release

2019 Quail and Condor Bakery-Winner of the Food Network's Holiday Baking Championship S6

2021 Thurston Moore "Spirit Counsel" Tour Poster

Various Clients:

The Bell House

The Craftys

Don Giovanni Records


Starcleaner Records


Pinups for Pitbulls

The Screaming Females Fan Club


Quail and Condor

Ecstatic Peace Library

Le Poisson Rouge

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