CV

Suyu Chen 

a Chinese girl living and studying in the US

suyu.jewelry(at)gmail.com


EDUCATION

2017- Present     
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

 

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

Instructor, Jan 2020-Present

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

Instructor, Aug 2019-Dec 2019

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


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

Penland Winter Residency, Penland, NC
Artist Residency, Jan 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

Rochester Fashion Week, Rochester, NY
Student Assistant, Oct 2017

Studio Monitor 
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, 2015-2016



EXHIBITION

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

Jewelry+Metalsmithing Triennial,Wood Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI, 2015



GRANTS & FELLOWSHIP

Tiffany & Co. Foundation Scholarship, USA, 2018

Graduate Grants
Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY, 2017-2018

Fellowship
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, 2015-2016