The Symbol Of Red

Wang Shijia, the artist behind the quirky Ang Ku Kueh Girl and Friends, shares her philosophies on life and art.

words toh wei shi
images courtesy of wang shijia

Wang Shijia, the artist behind the quirky Ang Ku Kueh Girl and Friends, shares her philosophies on life and art.

Delightfully spunky and irreverent in personality, Ang Ku Kueh Girl and her friends have gone on countless adventures. The quirky, adorable characters have achieved much prominence, gracing cards, bags and travel pouches, among other items.

Weaving a distinctive touch of local heritage and culture in her works, Wang Shijia, the artist behind Ang Ku Kueh Girl and Friends, hopes to arouse a greater collective interest in Singapore’s traditional snacks.

Discover more about the artist in the Feb-Apr 2017 issue of little.