Get to know one of London’s rising artists who are part of Lick The Future: Qijun Li. He is a 2020 grad from the RCA, whose very cool paintings reflect upon his life experiences growing up in the United Kingdom but being a member of the Chinese diaspora. Here are 5 questions.
Britney Spears or Christina Aguilera?
If this pandemic is a song, what do you think it’ll be?
haha, probably John William's soundtrack theme tune for jurrassic park, i have no idea why but it has incessantly popped into my head during lockdown, random i know.
Do you believe in the Loch Ness monster?
No, but i like the idea of Nessy.
Can you describe your work in less than 15 words?
Can I bullet point?
childhood and adolescent experiences
What's the best Wi-Fi name you've seen?
The LAN before time
where’s the frame? - ‘Lick the Future’ is a collection of London vanguards comprising of 6 artists that are making waves. The collection will be available from December 2020 until the end of January 2021. Go to Qijun's collection page to check it out.