Jasper Wong Illustrations Fuse Pop Culture with Bright Colors

 - Nov 16, 2011
References: radness.jasperwong.net & juxtapoz
As a child, Jasper Wong illustrations began to have a similar theme running through them. Growing up he developed a healthy infatuation for drawing, the A-Team and the color pink. As an adult, he has become a master at blending his three favorite childhood fascinations.

Jasper Wong is a talented artist who is obsessed with Mr. T, pink and laser beams. It is no wonder that his artwork is more than occasionally laced with with one (if not all) of these three motifs. Inspired by Asian cartoon work and graphics, the artist has created a unique style with his bold colors and humorous pop culture references. With his latest collection of prints, the Jasper Wong illustrations use a healthy amount of fluorescent colorways and notable people, such as Mr. T and Abraham Lincoln, while staying true to the Japanese anime culture.

Appearing on clothing for DC Shoes and Hurley, Jasper Wong illustrations are reaching a broader audience as he continues penetrate the mainstream.