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Bei Badgirl’s Paradise Special

“If I was a stripper my name would be PARADISE.” – Bei Badgirl

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Bei Badgirl has exhibited in LA, London, New York, Tokyo and Paris, and collaborated with companies such as Hello Kitty, My Little Pony, Red Bull, MTV, and EMI. She has been featured in popular publications including Juxtapoz, Vogue Italia, Boingboing and CURVY.

Now the time has come to get down and dirty in her hometown Sydney, debuting her first solo show “Bei Badgirl’s Paradise Special”.

The show kicks off at the Tate Gallery, Sydney, 6th November 2013 – with free Pocky and Japanese beer!

Tate Gallery Sydney
345 Glebe Point Rd
Glebe NSW 2037






Bei Badgirl – Kawaii As Fuck

Bei Badgirl is a real-life Asian fantasy. Her candy-cane artwork carries the curvy sexuality of Miss Van, or Fafi, with seedier sexual overtones – bondage features heavily, alongside candy cane colours and strange Pokémon-style creatures on leashes. She’s recently returned to Australia from shows in the UK, we caught up with her ahead of this year’s charity art event, Sidewayz, to talk about bad bitches and cute stuff.

What inspires you to make the art you do?

Is it too obvious to say my personal interests? Shortlist: Cartoons, bad bitches, female mythology, kawaii culture, the internet, ‘the girl condition, cute food, shiny stuff, etc…

More jump off after the jump off

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