Matthew Lin

Matthew Lin is a Manga artist and more! An accomplished illustrator and graphic designer Matt has turned his love of books, illustration, typography and toys into his profession. Matt has illustrated and or designed books/magazines for The Australian National Maritime Museum, Australian publishers Blake, Hachette, HarperCollins, Horwitz, Macmillan, Scholastic and US publishers McGraw Hill and Trillium. Matt has also designed toys and products for McDonald’s, Nestle and Disney, illustrated sketch cards for Upper Deck’s Fleer Ultra X-Men 2018. Being brought up on Astro Boy, Looney Tunes and Transformers, has given Matt a great love for cartoons, comics and video games!

In April 2007, Matt facilitated manga drawing workshops at the Art Gallery of NSW during their TEZUKA: The Marvel of Manga exhibition. August 2012 saw Matt accepted into the Parramatta Pop Up art program. Since becoming a member of Pop Up, Matt has gone on to run many drawing workshops on Anime / Manga, Cartooning, Mythical Creatures and Superheroes. Matt especially likes to scribble in blue pen and working in traditional mediums as well as digital and eating almond croissants.