Nicole Xu was commissioned by the HuffPost to create four cover illustrations for their series “Asian Americans Out Loud” in honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. This series of essays highlights people displaying leadership in the face of trauma and fear in Asian communities across America.

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Read the HuffPost articles here.

“Asian Americans Leading The Way In Art And Activism”

Nicole Xu HuffPost illustration

“Asian Mental Health: It’s Time We Talked About It”

Nicole Xu HuffPost illustration

“As Anti-Asian Violence Climbs, Bystander Training Is Becoming Essential”

Nicole Xu HuffPost illustration

“This Board Game Uses Vampires To Fight Anti-Asian Racism”

Nicole Xu HuffPost illustration