Ziyu Fang

MA 22/23

Ziyu is an interdisciplinary entrepreneur with a proven track record in the financial industry. Having served as a private equity fund manager, she has engaged in various stock trading and derivative investment activities, demonstrating expertise in navigating complex financial markets. Ziyu's experience includes successfully overseeing multiple large-scale transactions, highlighting their ability to execute deals efficiently and effectively.

Currently, Ziyu is dedicated to the operation and management of their own private investment company. In this role, she not only oversee investment strategies but also actively explore and develop cross-industry investment opportunities. Recognizing the power of collaboration, Ziyu has forged a strategic partnership with Nongfu Spring, a well-known Chinese mineral water brand. Through this partnership, they have been able to contribute to the art community by assisting in the selection and support of exceptional artists and designers from prestigious art schools.

Moreover, Ziyu's passion for the arts extends beyond financial support. She actively engage in the establishment of art venues, playing a pivotal role in the creation of co-branded art galleries across China. These art spaces serve as platforms for emerging artists to showcase their talent and gain recognition. By leveraging their extensive network and resources, Ziyu actively promotes and advocates for these young artists, contributing to the vibrant art scene in China.

With their entrepreneurial spirit and diverse skill set, Ziyu continues to drive innovation, bridge industries, and foster collaborations that have a positive impact on both the financial and art sectors. Her commitment to supporting emerging talent and promoting creativity showcases their dedication to making a meaningful difference in the world of business and the arts.

Public Event 2023

Inspiration is a spark that ignites the creative process. It fuels imagination, encourages exploration, and generates new perspectives.

Capturing and harnessing inspiration is a goal for many creative individuals, as it allows them to channel their ideas, thoughts, and emotions into meaningful expressions and creations. However, designers and artists, people working in creative industry are often faced with challenges during the process of capturing and utilizing inspiration, because of the nature of inspiration. Therefore, our project aims to gain a deeper understanding of the journey and hopes to create a better experience for designers to capture, organize, and utilize it.

WIP project 2022