Priscilla Yu is an artist, illustrator, and Muralist,Currently based in Vancouver & Harrison Hot Springs, BC.
Her colourfully painted worlds dwell in a strange gravity, where the rules of physics are stretched and the inhabitants are adorned with elaborate clothing and large open windows for eyes. her illustration work combine tHE SPIRIT OF HER PAINTINGS with effective viSUAL problem-solving.
PRISCILLA'S WORK IS LED BY GUT FEELINGS AND GOOD FEELINGS. Intuitive balance of colour, texture, and form play a large role in her Practice. She loves working with pattern and bold design. SINCE GRADUATING in 2013 with a BFA FROM EMILY CARR UNIVERSITY OF ART AND DESIGN, SHE HAS EXHIBITED work IN LOS ANGELES, CHICAGO, AND ALL OVER HER HOME OF VANCOUVER, with features on booooooom and upper playground.
Priscilla is open to commissions, collaborations, murals, and your ideas!
To get the latest news on Priscilla's projects, follow her on Instagram: @priscillayuart
BOOOOOOOM! --- 'Artist Spotlight: Priscilla Yu' (March 2017)
UPPER PLAYGROUND --- 'Strange Gravity by Priscilla Yu' (March 2017)
UPPERCASE MAGAZINE--- 'All about YOU: Prolific Patterns' Newsletter (April 2016)
NARCITY VANCOUVER --- '6 Local Artists That Are Making Big Waves In Vancouver Right Now' (January 2017)
FRAMEWORK MAGAZINE ---'What's On Your Wall?: Priscilla Yu, Artist (March 2017)
WESTENDER MAGAZINE ---'STYLED FOR CHOICE: SIX HUNDRED FOUR'S KEEPSAKE KICKS' (March 2017)
FAIM.ORG--- 'Artist Interview // PRISCILLA YU' (March 2016)
SARAH CLEMENT / STUDIO VISITS --- 'Studio Visit with Priscilla Yu' (April 2016)
THE L.I.A. PROJECT --- 'Priscilla Yu Exclusive' (September 2017)
THE DAILY HIVE: VANCOUVER---'Here are 30 new murals from the Vancouver Mural Festival 2017'(September 2017)
GEORGIA STRAIGHT MAGAZINE ---'Vancouver Mural Festival: Priscilla Yu revels in geometry and colour'(August 2017)