Dr Peipei Yu - Left
Dr Peipei Yu is a full time academic at University for the Creative Arts (UCA). She is also a designer, artist and researcher who spends her time between UK and Asian countries. She grew up in China, and is now based in Surrey, UK. She earned a BA Industrial Design in China, a PGcert in Creative Education at University for the Creative Arts (UCA) and a MA Product Design from Birmingham Institute of Art and Design (BIAD), UK. Peipei completed her PhD at same institution (BIAD) focused on culture identity and cultural values in contemporary art and design context.
Peipei has published and exhibited internationally and has experience of working in higher Education in both practice and theory delivery for many years. Her own practices are associated with her research always involving new and emerging media to explore the cultural identity in art and design area. The cultural understanding from the eastern and western have added extra values to her work.
Jing Guo - Right
Jing Guo is a PhD researcher as well as an artist and a designer working in Surrey, UK. She graduated from Beijing institute of Fashion technology in Beijing with BA Fashion Design and she earned a MA Menswear design from Istituto Marangoni in Milan, Italy and a MA textile and surface design in the UK. Her Menswear design collection has been selected and produced by Ermenegildo Zegna.
Her practice spans a broad range of media including textile, fashion, surface, pattern, printmaking, drawing and graphic. She combines different techniques and materials as a ‘mixed media’ approach to present her art and design concept.
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