Arts InSight

Video: The Microscopic World Of Shiyuan Xu

A ceramic artist from China sculpts gravity-defying works inspired by microscopic photographs of seeds.

Chinese ceramic artist Shiyuan Xu is currently a resident artist at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, and her work was recently on view at Midtown’s Capsule Gallery. She talks about her creative process and the inspiration behind her work–a fascination with microscopic photographs of seeds.

This video segment will air as part of the program Arts InSight on Friday, April 7, 8:30pm, on TV 8.