Artist // Photographer // Stone Collector // Traveller // Whatever
Deville Dewil (YIP Wui Ying) is a multidisciplinary artist, photographer, stone collector, traveller and curator. She is also the founder of the two illustration brands “Deville Colour” and “Meowchi Co.”. She was born and raised in Hong Kong, and travelling around the world now.
Deville’s work revolves around trauma, nature, culture, religions, beliefs, and their intertwining conflicts and connections. She wishes to bring reflection and imagination to other in her journey of repeatedly questioning and overcoming her own life themes.
Deville specializes in multifaceted mediums, such as watercolor, acrylic, photography, installation arts, expressive arts and performance. Human bodies, forces of nature, stones and minerals are important elements playing strong emphasis in her current projects.
Deville’s artworks were exhibited and collected by private collectors in multiple countries, including Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan, Singapore, Sweden, Poland, Germany, United Kingdom and United States.
Deville Dewil （葉滙盈），是一名多專業藝術家、攝影師、石頭收藏家、旅者及策展人。她亦是兩個插畫品牌「Deville Colour」及「Meowchi Co.」的創辦人。她生及成長於香港，現正環遊世界中。
2023 – Master of Arts in Visual Arts, Hong Kong Baptist University
2022 – Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Psychology, Hong Kong Shue Yan University (First-Class Honours)
2021 – Certificate in Wax Carving and Stone Setting for Jewellery Design, Hong Kong Design Institute
Award & Scholarship
2022 – Selected Writer of the Year, Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups Youth Writer Programme
2022 – Dr. Li Dak Sum Scholarships
2021 / 2020 / 2019 – Dr. Henry H.L. Hu Scholarships
2021 / 2020 – Bank of China Credit Card (International) Ltd Service Scholarships
2020 – Self-Financing Post-Secondary Scholarship Scheme – Talent Development Award
2020 – Dr. Li Dak Sum Outstanding Whole Person Development Awards
2019 – Self-Financing Post-Secondary Scholarship Scheme – Reaching Out Award
2018 – Finalist, The 20th Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition
2023 Aug – “WHERE THE SEA MEETS THE FOREST” Björkö Konstnod – Artist in Residency Program, Stockholm, Sweden