Biography of Dake Wong

Dake Wong is an oil painter and graffiti artist. He has focused on figurative painting since 2000 brought about as a result of his strong interest in people and the individual. He began working with Stencil Graffiti in 2010, as he felt it has a simplicity that can't be achieved in oil painting. 'Stencil graffiti is an other way of expression, which juxtaposes against the detail and precision of oil painting. By removing excessive decoration, the art work is streaming and bold, its message clear.' he explains. The light-hearted works on display show Wong's view on contemporary society in China's capital.