Victo Ngai was one of our favorite NY based illustrators that we featured last year, captivating us with her rich editorial illustrations that combined various influences from her rich multicultural upbringing. In this interview by Like Knows Like, Victo shares some very interesting insight into her career and art so far. One of the most interesting points she shares regards the social stigma still present in China regarding people who make art their career, and her struggle with it. Very insightful. You can check out our 'art of' feature for Victo Ngai here.
Victo Ngai hails from Hong Kong and is a multiple award winning Illustrator, who lives and works in Manhattan, NY. You might have seen her stunning editorial work in magazines like The New Yorker. Recently, she also made it to the Forbes 30 Under 30!