Estimated Value: $270
Details: Set designed by Yiran including a jacket, dress, and bag. The jacket is lined and the bag is cotton canvas. Yiran will donate a special design creation made from student-designed textiles.
Benefitting: INDIXIA Global Love Benefit, supporting the International Institute of Art Scholarships & Afghan Hands
Designer: A Mandarin Chinese and English bilingual, Yiran has strong interests in crafts, textiles and their role in cultural communication and learning. Yiran has built a broad experience of costume making, design, and supervision in performance.
She is passionate about exploring communication between the East and the West, and her practice has focused on how to combine embroidery and traditional elements from Chinese costumes with Western techniques to explore intercultural connections. As a member of southern China’s Bai minority ethnicity, Yiran is interested in the conservation of ethnic minority craft techniques.