About Samantha Hahn

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I live in Manhattan with my husband and toddler.

Select clients include:

  • Sites and brands: The Cut (New York Magazine), Daily Candy, Refinery 29,  J.Crew, Marc Jacobs, Mac Cosmetics, The Hatch Collection, Decor8, Shutterfly, Tiffany’s, Johnson & Johnson, Victoria’s Secret, Vecco and Sakura Bloom
  • Advertising: Conde Nast, Saatchi & Saatchi, McCann Erickson, Brand New School, The Concept Farm, Landor and Arnold NY
  • Licensing: Anthropologie, Barnes & Noble, Galison, Te Neues, Hallmark,  2k by Gingham, Vaute Couture and ipop
  • Editorial: Vogue Nippon (Jp), Brigitte (De), Frau (Jp), Conde Nast Traveller, The Telegraph (UK), Glamour , Elle, Marie Claire, The Chicago Tribune, Surface, Best Health, Prevention, MilkX Magazine (HK), Real Simple, Bust, Faesthetic, Anthology and Stella
  • Publishing: Random House (Potter Style), Assouline, St. Martin’s Press, Storey Publishing and Chronicle Books


Contemporary fashion illustration exhibition at the Brooklyn Public Library“A Thousand Ships”, solo show at Gallery Hanahou, “Style Legends” exhibition at IFC mall in Hong Kong in collaboration with MilkX Magazine,”Fashion Illustration: Visual Poetry” at Gallery Hanahou, “Lady” show at Charles Nolan, “20/10″ at Gallery Hanahou, “Aesopica” at Rare Device, The Art Institute, Der Bilderklub. Prints and originals can be purchased through Gallery Hanahou and Little Paper Planes. From time to time my work is featured in pop up sales on sites like The Working Proof, Refinery 29 Reserve and One Kings Lane.

Features in art and design books include:

My book (Chronicle Books)Well-Read Women: Portraits of Fiction’s Most Beloved Heroines.

Chronicle Books’ You are so Loved and Watercolor Artists, Shoestrology (Random House), Decorate Notebook by Holly Becker, Bust Magazine’s DIY Life book, Martin Dawber’s The Great Big Book of Fashion IllustrationCoolhunting by Marta Dominguez Riezu (Parramon Publishing), Print and Pattern by Bowie Style (Lawrence King Publishing), Crafting a Meaningful Home by Meg Mateo Ilasco (Abrams Publishing), Illustration File (Jp), illustrations for Glamour Magazine were chosen by American Illustration 28 and illustrations for The Cut were selected for American Illustration 32. My work will be featured in Illustration Now! Fashion (Taschen).


  • BFA – Syracuse University
  • MA – Columbia University

For recent work and various art, design and style inspiration visit Maquette blog (www.samanthahahn.com/blog) RSS feed.

Also, join me on Pinterest and Instagram.

Read my 5 tips for more creativity here.

Thanks for stopping by!



(845) 304-4043


In North America (New York):
CWC International, Inc
330 Pearl Street, #2B
New York, NY 10038
(646) 486-6586
agent@cwc-i.com (Erika or Koko)

In Asia (Miyuki or Keiko):
tel: (+81 3) 3496 0745 / 0746