Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) wishes you joy and wealth in the Year of the Ox! ICBC provides excellent banking products and services to its customers worldwide. ICBC is “Your Global Partner, Your Reliable Bank”. ICBC (USA) is a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and an Equal Housing Lender.
ICBC will take this opportunity to give back to Chinatown and Asian American communities in San Francisco. We have chosen San Francisco’s Chinatown Community Children’s Center, a non-profit organization, as the recipient of the proceeds of this ox.
Artist Bio: Stephanie Tsao
Stephanie Tsao is an award-winning Chinese-Japanese American artist who was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. She was previously commissioned by the City of Sunnyvale to create art for the State of the City event and has had a photograph featured by National Geographic. In addition to her graphic design business, she is working on creating bilingual children’s books and starting an Asian fusion bakery called Vivi + Livy with the goal of passing her cultural heritage on to the next generation. She is the mother of two beautiful little girls after whom she has named her bakery and whose antics you can follow in the comic strip by the same name. For more of Stephanie’s work, visit www.viviandlivy.com and follow her at www.instagram.com/viviandlivy/.
Learn more about the Ox on Parade and don’t forget to enter our photo contest. From February 3 – March 14, snap a picture of you and the Ox, tag us @chineseparade, and use the hashtag #oxonparade. It’s that simple! See official rules here.