Episode 27 :: Artist Willie Wong on personal branding and business in the arts
Peter talks to artist Willie Wong at his Edmonton-based gallery, Kamena Gallery. Willie is known for his beautiful watercolor art and his role as mentor and teacher. Willie talks about his early beginnings starting out as a student of agriculture and later an entrepreneur in the food industry, finally his journey takes him from his native home of Borneo to Alberta, Canada where he and his family opened Kamena. Willie’s journey of how he was able to make his life long passion into his profession is not only interesting and inspiring but he also has lessons to share and jokes to make along the way.