Art | February 12, 2024 |

shiqi xu 014
Image courtesy of Shiqi Xu

Featured Artist
Shiqi Xu

Shiqi Xu is a womenswear/couture designer based in New York City. She graduated with honors from the Parsons School of Design in 2023. Shiqi loves delving into her own stories and emotions, analyzing how social issues impact individual behavior to find design inspiration. Her design language is romantic and poetic. She sees designing a collection as akin to writing a poem – delicate, subtle, yet leaving a lingering aftertaste.

Having lived and studied in various locations worldwide, including London, New York, and Shanghai, Shiqi values the traditions and culture of her Chinese background. She enjoys experimenting with different materials and traditional crafts, transforming them into modern fashion. As a graduate who received the Dean’s Scholarship from Parsons School of Design for four consecutive years, she has worked for top brands, including Dior and Celine.

shiqi xu 015
Image courtesy of Shiqi Xu

Her designs have gained recognition in major fashion publications such as CFDA Runway 360, Vogue, and Not Just a Label. These experiences have contributed to her developing a well-rounded understanding of luxury fashion. Her name is Shiqi Xu. In Chinese, “诗” (SHI) embodies poetic meaning, and “绮” (QI) represents the beautiful woven silk. Because of this, she believes that in her past life, she was a beautiful fabric, and in this life, she is destined to be a fashion designer.

Image courtesy of Shiqi Xu

Image courtesy of Shiqi Xu

The timeless themes she consistently explores are femininity and vulnerability. The English pronunciation of her name is “SHEKEY”, standing for” she is the key.” serving as the consistent design philosophy. She aims to focus on women to delve into the possibilities of fashion. She believes that femininity, on a silent level, is inherently delicate, yet vulnerability does not imply weakness – it holds a unique charm of its own.

more. shiqixu

shiqi xu 013
Image courtesy of Shiqi Xu

featured artist 013


The right communication has the power to transform more effectively your future as an artist, that’s why ITSLIQUID Group has created this service custom-tailored to you. Featured Artist is an amazing opportunity to share your works and experience with our public, which will help to take a closer look into your art world.

For more information, click here.

Featured Artist

Are you an artist, architect, designer? Would you like to be featured on ITSLIQUID platform? Send an e-mail to info@itsliquid.com or fill the form below



    Art | June 21, 2024

    The exhibition at Pirelli HangarBicocca, "Call and gather. Sisters. Moths and flame twisters. Lioness bones, snakes and stones.” Read more


    Art | June 20, 2024

    Artist Mariko Mori invites us to reflect on our shared humanity through Peace Crystal, a work that opened today in Venice in the garden of Palazzo Corner della Ca' Granda, company headquarters of Città Metropolitana, and is visible from the Grand Canal. Read more


    Art | June 19, 2024

    Gallery Hyundai presents a solo exhibition of works by Shin Sung Hy (1948-2009) at the historic Palazzo Caboto in Venice from April 19 to July 7. This is the latest entry in Gallery Hyundai’s long- term project of solo exhibitions during the Venice Biennale that showcase representative works by masters of Korean contemporary experimental art: the dream of three-dimensionality expressed through a flat canvas. Read more


    Art | June 15, 2024

    Jonathan S Hooper is an artist whose work encompasses painting, sculpture, photography and film. His 3-dimensional work includes designs for buildings. Born and raised in Cornwall, in the far south west of the UK, it is from the moors and coast of this elemental and enigmatic peninsula that his work emerges. Read more

    Sign up for our Newsletter.

    Enter your email to receive our latest updates!