Xiaohe Shen – A jewelry designer and artist based in New York City, the metropolis from which she continues to find inspirations and energy.

Xiaohe’s academic and practical experiences have made her a unique artist in her own right. During her study at the Rochester Institute of Technology, she focused not only on her fascination with silversmithing but also broadened her journey to the fine arts. Since then, she has begun her work on intricate metal sculptures and mesmerizing paintings alike. Currently, working as a jewelry product designer at Tiffany & Co, Xiaohe has been dedicating her time in polishing her creative mind as well as digital modeling and fabrication skill.

Xiaohe has always expressed great interest in the beauty of geometry. As an artist she always strives to show the intricacies of contradistinction in the world through her work. Xiaohe believes that art is not simply for the appreciation of one’s eyes, it’s about how artist formulates an experience in which the audiences can feel and touch the creator’s thought and allow her art to form a synergy with its spectators.

Among her pieces, you will commonly find two elements which Xiaohe uses to her advantage: lines, and negative space. These two elements together compose unique multi-level spaces, deconstruct the volume of the piece and disperse the light that coming onto it. The process captivates her audience to speak to the pieces directly and invites them to imagine and recreate her pieces from their unique perspective.