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As an illustrator, Cat O'Neil's work resolves around telling stories through metaphorical imagery. Tiger Heart is an exhibition of one of these stories, which centres on the topic of street harassment.

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All the works shown in this book is under the copyright of Cat O'Neil. Do not copy or reproduce the work without prior consent (except for review purpose).

Publication Date



Department of Visual Studies, Lingnan University


Hong Kong

Artist Biography

Cat O'Neil is a freelance illustrator from the UK, based in London. She graduated from Edinburgh College of Art with a First Class Honours in Illustration, and continued to work as a part time Illustration and Life Drawing tutor at ECA, Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts and Edinburgh University Art's Society until 2013.

O'Neil is also working on a self authored graphic novel titled Returning Home, based on mixed race heritage and what is meant by 'home'. This projects is supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.

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Residence Period

September to December 2014

Exhibition Period

8-19 December 2014

Exhibition Venue

Leung Fong Oi Wan Art Gallery, 2/F Patrick Lee Wan Keung Academic Building, Lingnan University

Closing Ceremony

19 Dec 2014


Illustration | Interdisciplinary Arts and Media | Visual Studies

Recommended Citation

O'Neil, C. (2014). Tiget heart: A short story. Hong Kong: Department of Visual Studies, Lingnan University.

Tiget heart : a short story