Shiyi Sheng was born in Jinhua, China and got her BFA from Normal University of Zhejiang in 2000, before earning an Art degree from the Ecole Superieure des Beaux Arts in France in 2006. Sheng’s inspiration is based on the contemporary evolution of the Chinese culture with a noticeable western influence, particularly in her use of a rich palette of bright colors. Her artwork exudes subtlety, depth and insight that express her love of the Chinese culture. Sheng’s work has been shown in numerous museum and Gallery shows and is part of many public and private collections in China, France and the USA. Sheng is also a photographer and video producer. Her documentary “Cross Cultural Couples” has been shown in many international venues. Cheng currently lives and work in Chengdu and frequently travels to Paris and New York.
Uncommon Beauty Gallery, New York 2018