Pick Me Up Studio Visits - Ping Zhu

Ping Zhu is an illustrator, organically from Los Angeles, now living in London. She graduated in 2010 with Honors from Art Center College of Design.


Ping Zhu's Questionnaire


1. Pen Vs Pencil
Pen (Brush) - museum drawings/ Observational sketches
Pencil - Sketch for final pieces/ Writing secret notes :)

2. Who’s your Graphic Design / Illustration Hero?
Charley Harper, he opened the doors to mid-century illustration (for me!) Also he looks very huggable.

3. What’s the strangest bit of advice you’ve been given?
I can’t think of strange advice i’ve received, but if i had to give advice: Don’t get a facial piercing and hide from your parents for three days, they will be ANGRY!

4. Favourite Pizza topping?
Today i think artichoke would be the tastiest!

5. Do you have a Famous Doppelganger?
Not that i know of but if anyone looks like this (picture below) let me know!

pick me up studio visits ping zhu