Sai-Wai Foo is an emerging artist, who began to develop her art practice 2012. Her fashion background influences and informs her current art practice; finish, construction, materials, themes and approach. The art practice primarily focuses on the manipulation and folding of cut paper, to produce volume and structure from a traditionally 2 dimensional medium. Sculptural works combine these organic paper growths with other pieces of collected ephemera to create vignettes and still points in time. In conjunction with her art practice Sai-Wai runs a commercial illustration practice under the brand name “Pleatybunny by Miss FOO” as well as still freelancing in the fashion industry with a focus on brand business development and social media.
With over 19 years in the fashion industry, she is freelance professional who has worked as a commercial designer, stylist, marketer & illustrator over a number of years. Having professional experience across product categories and brands, as well as a diverse range of products and special projects for a wide mix of clients.