Xuni Gong (Shirley Gong) is a freelance illustrator currently living and working residing in Chongqing, China. She obtained a bachelor’s degree in Oil Painting from the Sichuan Fine Art Institution. She has also completed her master’s degree in the illustration department at the Savannah College of Art and Design.

She loves traditional oriental culture. Many of her works are inspired by this topic. Influenced by traditional oriental painting, she keeps using pen and brush in some parts of her work; and combines Photoshop to color her work. The traditional hand painting tool makes the line in her illustration become her features.

She has done some projects for clients including Robarts Spaces, Starbucks, Taobao, Science Fiction World​​​​​​​, etc.