Charis Poon

Charis Poon, born and raised in Hong Kong, recently relocated to London to pursue an MA in Design at Goldsmiths. While in the midst of studies she continues to co-host the weekly culture news podcast MAEKAN It Up with Eugene Kan and plays a significant role on the editorial team at MAEKAN. After graduating from Parsons the New School for Design and Eugene Lang with a BFA and BA, Charis led a team of designers at HYPEBEAST. She went on from there to do freelance web and graphic design work plus join MAEKAN. While her background is primarily in design, she is increasingly interested in writing, editing, and teaching.