Dan Xiong is an embroidery artist who delights in the exploration of mixed media. Her artistic practice is characterized by a profound sensitivity to the interplay of colors and diverse materials. Graduating from the Embroidery program at the London College of Fashion in 2021, Dan's creative journey from China to London has enriched her design sensibilities, drawing inspiration from varied cultures and educational backgrounds.
Conceptual art and a feminist perspective permeate Dan's artistic endeavors. Her studies at the Royal College of Art have provided a platform for reimagining women's unique experiences of pain and trauma through the medium of textile crafts. She forges a distinctive visual language and aesthetic concept by employing an array of materials and mediums. Utilizing menstruation as a catalyst, Dan fearlessly delves into the realm of female experiences, identities, and broader social issues.
Within the realm of art textiles, Dan Xiong endeavors to continue fostering sensory connections between individuals and the world, serving as a conduit for transformative thoughts and reflections to ignite dialogues that transcend conventional boundaries
- Designer, Premiere Vision, Paris, France, 2021