Artist in residence: Concept artists Boyuan Ryan Shi and Xiaoxue Snowy Zhang

Boyuan Ryan Shi and Xiaoxue Snowy Zhang artist in residence set up
(Image credit: Boyuan Ryan Shi and Xiaoxue Snowy Zhang)

"My girlfriend and I are both concept artists, and fortunate enough to work for companies that support remote work,” says Ryan. “Since we spend most of our time at home, a comfortable workspace is crucial for enhanced productivity.

As we don’t own a house, we opt to stay in one place for a maximum of two years before moving. One reason is that life can become repetitive if we stay in one place for too long. We begin to notice our moving pattern, and it becomes monotonous. One added bonus of frequent moves is the chance to decorate and design the layout of our new place. This process poses a challenge because there’s no perfect apartment, but we concept artists thrive on challenges.

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