Xie Dong was born in Beijing in 1967. After gratuating, she started to try various kinds of ceramic materials and techniques to express her art. She ventured in other form of art creation with different material such as cloth, paper and leather. She works essentially on phenomena, such as heaviness and lightness, on the dynamics of shapes, on elusive elements and throught a particular and complex technical process, she can bend and rippel the ceramic. Her approach to design is that of an artist able to translate into poetry great artisanal skills linked to ancient chinese handcraftsmanship.