Nod Young

Nod Young is Chinese graphic designer and illustrator based in Beijing, co-founder and creative director of Khaki Creative & Design. His works combine modern trends of design with traditional Chinese art.


More of Nod’s works at Flickr and my favorites are inside the post.




Amazing series of Chinese music instruments.






 Chinese Traditional Paper-Cut






Typographic interpretation of two poems quoted from the original Zen classic, The Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch.

“The poems teach us not to believe all that which exists, not even the reflection of ourselves in a mirror. The caveat is for us to teach ourselves to overcome the rules and boundaries of our existence in order to reach a state of Zen, unfettered by the perceived limitations of life.”








Film Poster for the Robbers




Greeting cards for Chinese Spring Festival 2010.