Juju Wang is a Chinese-American installation artist known for her mixing of Chinese culture and traditions with contemporary techniques and bold usage of new materials. Over the past several years, Juju has been exploring China's heritage through both techniques and philosophy that have amazed and inspired her to produce art installations focused on bringing old practices into the present day.
Juju has also had numerous successful collaborations with top luxury brands including Acqua di Parma, Dior, Givenchy, Swarovski, Tiffany, YSL, etc.
AmCham Shanghai's Future Leaders Committee will hold a talk by Juju Wang, the winner of the 2019 AmCham Future Leader of the Year Award on Sep 25, from 6:15-8:30pm. During the event, Juju will talk about her life journey from an engineering background to becoming an artist; how she came to discover traditional Chinese handicrafts and how they inspired her installation works: House of Clouds, PalaSee, golden leaf frame, and Sea-cret representative works. Juju will also highlight how she uses Chinese traditions to collaborate with luxury brands to market to consumers.
6:45pm Talk by Juju Wang
8:30pm Event Ends
About the Future Leader of the Year Awards
This was the fourth annual Future Leaders of the Year Awards, which recognizes young trailblazers under 41 in the community, whether through contributions to the community, success in their professional careers, or starting their entrepreneurial ventures. To celebrate the winners and share their stories, we will hold a series of mixers with the winners. Please click https://www.amcham-shanghai.org/en/article/future-leaders-year-awards-august-member-briefing for more about the awards.