Alex Shen graduated in Womenswear at Bunka Fashion College in 2013 in Tokyo. She served as president of the Foreign Student Association, and received a scholarship of excellent performance. She has a solid foundation in fine art, and has been appraised for her art heel sketches by Jimmy Choo. During her time in Tokyo, she also studied at an avant-garde school, Coconogacco famous for art and creative performance training at which she was highly appraised. Alex has exhibited at various competitions at: BUNKA Academy, MITSUI Technology Textile Contest, Triumph Global Creative Contest, Tokyo New Talents International, Fur of Japan Design Contest. After Interning at HANAI INC. and HIROKO KOSHINO INTERNATIONAL INC., Alex Shen founded Alex Design Studio in Tokyo Shibuya, and started a series of art and design practices. Alex’s studio is based at Guangzhou China since 2014, operating her brands SIN’S SUIT and HULUN. SIN’S SUIT is a young sporty brand inspired by street and Japanese pop culture. HULUN contains a few sporty elements but is more directed to luxury high fashion with an emphasis on textiles and digital print. Her collections have been shown at Shanghai Fashion Week, and Beijing and Paris Fashion Week in 2015 where her designs were selected to be a part of the capsule showroom.