Yueying Wu is a Chinese illustrator specializing in storytelling currently living in Maryland. She is passionate about doing character design and world-building. Her works are mostly inspired by fairy-tales, nature and movies.
The presenting artworks are from two different thesis projects. The intention of creating them is to construct the hypothesis of closer relationship between human and nature.
The first project is Ordinary Lives. There are three mutant children who are born in nature environment but raised up in human society. Each character has two illustrations that describe their living conditions.
The second project is Shakuza which is a made up word combining with Sparrow and Ginza. Each stores has their own theme bird presenting with signature products and worker clothing.