CV

Suyu Chen 

a Chinese girl living and studying in the US

suyu.jewelry(at)gmail.com


EDUCATION

2017- 2020     
Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY, USA
Master of Fine Arts, Metals and Jewelry


2018                   
Penland School of Crafts, NC, USA
Metal, Texture, Enamel Workshop


2015-2016
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, USA
Post-Baccalaureate, Jewelry+Metalsmithing


2014
Kunstuniversität Linz, Linz, Austria
Exchange Student Program, Sculptural Conceptions/Ceramics


2011-2015
Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts, Guangzhou, P.R China
Bachelor of Arts, Decorative Arts and Design



EXPERIENCES

Form and Fabrication Elective, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

Instructor, Aug 2020-present

 

STAR Topic: Metals/Glass, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

Instructor, Jan 2020-May 2020

Form and Fabrication Elective, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

Instructor, Aug 2019-Dec 2019

City Art Space, Rochester, NY
Gallery Assistant, Dec 2018-Dec 2020


Albert Paley Project, Rochester, NY
Master of Prints/Internship, Jan 2019-May 2019

Form and Fabrication Elective, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
Teaching Assistant, Jan 2018- May 2019 

Rochester Fashion Week, Rochester, NY
Jewelry Designer/Artist, Oct 2018

Tuleste,  New York, NY
Jewelry Designer Internship, Jun-Aug 2018



SELECTED EXHIBITION

JOYA, Barcelona, Spain, 2020

Mad of Hoops, Gallery 2052, Chicago, IL, 2020

 

The Earring Show, Craft Council of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, 2020

Object Permanence, Baltimore Jewelry Center, Baltimore, MD, 2020

 

Mulan, New York City Jewelry Week 2019, New York, NY, 2019

 

GUAN TONG, Beijing International Jewelry Exhibition, Beijing, China, 2019

So Fresh+So Clean 2019, Ethical Metalsmiths, College Corner, OH, 2019

SNAG Student Juried Exhibition, 50th SNAG Conference, Chicago, IL, 2019

Materials Hard+Soft, Great Denton Art Council, Denton, TX, 2019

Project Runway, Dyer Arts Center, Rochester, NY, 2018

So Fresh+So Clean 2018, Ethical Metalsmiths, College Corner, OH, 2018

Ephemeral Entities, William Harris Gallery, Rochester, NY, 2018

6x6, Rochester Contemporary Art Center Rochester, NY, 2018

 

 

GRANT & RESIDENCY

Tiffany&Co. Foundation Metals and Jewelry Design Endowed Scholarship, USA

2018

Penland Winter Residency, Penland, NC

Artist Residency, Jan 2019