Artist bio: Originally from south China, Suyu Chen came to the US to pursue her MFA at the Rochester Institute of Technology (Rochester, NY). Her works are inspired by her personal experiences of living in different places and relationships of her cultural background. Her works got unique consequences and forms through repetitive experimental exploration of alternative materials and fine metal practices. Suyu received a BA from Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts, China, majoring in Decorative Arts and Design in 2015. She also studied at RISD (Providence, RI) and Kunstuniversität Linz (Linz, Austria). Suyu has exhibited her works nationally and internationally.