KRISTEN LIU WONG

Imagined Self Portrait with Juice

acrylic and acrylic gouache on cradled wood panels

20 x 16 inches

$2,000

 

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ABOUT KRISTEN LIU WONG

Born and raised in San Francisco, Kristen Liu-Wong left home at the tender age of 17 for Brooklyn to attend Pratt Institute where she would major in Illustration. Since graduating in 2013, she has shown extensively in numerous galleries on the East and West coasts and some places in between and beyond.

Her work blends everyday occurrences from her life in Brooklyn with abstracted nightmares and crude humor. Trained as an illustrator, she tries to tell a story with every piece she makes, developing a personal and slightly sinister narrative within each painting. Using candy colors, heavy patterning, and tight compositions, the work draws inspiration from American folk art, the cartoons she watched as a kid, and her appreciation for architecture. She is always striving to make work that ishighly personal but altered enough to allow individual interpretations to be applied to every story she paints