Kristen Liu-Wong is a 27-year-old Chinese American artist currently based in Los Angeles, California. When you come across her illustrations, you find yourself sucked into a story that you never want to end. Each vibrant artwork features all sorts of topics; sex, magic, war, feminism, self- exploration, mythological creatures and more! Sorjo chatted with Kristen on how she gets inspiration to create such magical and vivid illustrations and being a Chinese- American artist.
In these Illustrations I try and look at myself and identity as a whole through different lenses. I’m especially drawn to the depictions of monster girls for obvious monster gay coding reasons.
Sorjo chatted with Taylor McCabe, 19 year old covert Muslim American artist, about her powerful paintings.
Clowns have a pretty bad name.
Depicting scenes inspired by my personal life experiences, dreams and thoughts, turning those events into surreal and magical settings in order to tell a visual story.