Momo Wang was born in 1985 in China. She is most famous for creating the popular cartoon rabbit Tuzki, which is now the property of Time Warner and was the spokes-person for Motorola and various other companies.

Momo created Tuzki as an undergraduate at the Communication University of China. Tuzki first became popular on Momo's blog by being featured in a variety of emoticons. Upon graduating with her BFA in 2D Animation, Momo was specially trained in the graphic design and animation departments at Turner Broadcasting Company in Hong Kong.

After that, Momo focused on comic storytelling with a distinct personal style,and published seven books in Taiwan, Hong Kong, Mainland China and Thailand. She was also a spokesperson for Gap in China. She now studies experimental animation at the California Institute of the Arts, where pushes the boundaries of her art, connecting her new ideas and worldview with Chinese traditional culture. She maintains a popular Chinese blog which she considers crucial to her growth as an artist.

She has been having business with Gap, motorola, VANS, Chevy, HP, P&G, Canon, Nike and other world famous enterprose.

Website: www.wangmomo.com

 

Education

2004- 2008 Communication University of China Animation BFA

2011- 2014 California Institute of the Arts Experimental Animation MFA

 

Work

2005.06- 2005.11 Itscartoon Flash Animation Studio, Animator

2008.08- 2010.09 Turner Broadcasting System/ CartoonNetwork, Illustrator


Award
2007 China`s 100"Most Powerful People" (Century Weekly) Top46 Momo Wang
2007 China Influence Festival "The best Cartoon Character" Tuzki
2009 Promax&BDA Asia "The Best Website Design" ClubTuzki.com (Design,Animation&Illustration: Momo Wang)
2009 Asia Interactive Awards "Best Illustration" Bronze ClubTuzki.com (Illustrator: Momo Wang Animator: Momo Wang) "Best Mobile Games/Applications" Bronze TuzkiSnap (Illustrator: Momo Wang)
2009 Annual Book Industry Award of China "The Best Graphic Novel " "I,Tuzki,U?"
2009 7th National Art Book Exhibition "The Best Cover Design" "I,Tuzki,U?"
2010 BTV 80s New Idol Presentation Ceremony "The Best Crazy Hobby" Momo Wang
2013 The 8th China(Beijing) International Student Animation Festival "Best Sequential Comic Art" "Best Of U on The Road"

2014 Top 10 Facebook sticker packs in Japan----Tuzki

 

Judges

2010 Tencent Animation Emoticon Competition,Judge
2013 Tencent Animation Emoticon Competition,Judge

 

Publishing

2009 I,TUZKI,U? (Taiwan/HK)

2009 I,TUZKI,U? (Mainland China)

2009 I,TUZKI,U? (Hard Cover)(Mainland China)

2010 MOMO WHO? (Mainland China)

2011 MOMO WHO?2 (Mainland China)

2012 MOMO WHO? (Taiwan/HK)

2013 I,TUZKI,U? (Thailand)

Email:momo.wang01@gmail.com