Minime Weng is a Chinese illustrator and graphic designer. She used worked as a designer for Barbie China. Currently, she has developed her own brand called 2604artdeco, which focusing on the application of illustration to real products.
The following is a short interview with Miss Weng:
How would you describe your style; what unique characteristic does your work possess?
W: I would say my style delicate, emotional, depth of characterization and always between real and unreal.
Is there a certain type of art buyer that commissions your work frequently? What is that particular market and why do you think your work is desirable to them?
W: I used work for the clients, but currently, I’m expanding my own brand, the 2604artdeco products. Three of my illustrations that have been developed into digital wall painting and other products are in good sales. The target audience of the 2604artdeco products are basically young person and people who interested in fashion and arts. I think the colors and the little characters in my work usually attract people. It kind conveys the inner feeling of live.
Have you ever evolved your style to broaden your appeal? If so, how?
W: Yes. I have tried to evolve my style and developed my brand by depicting more elements around daily live and developing stories in to each illustration. (Example: Cocktail Margarita)
What was your most rewarding project? Why?
W: The Cocktail Margarita painting from the 2604 series is my favorite. I really like the colors and the depiction of each character, which conveys the sense of magic and the expression of reality and illusory.