Stella Shen’s designed objects are always communicating to viewers with stories. Shen is motivated specifically to encourage new lifestyle for each object and viewer. Shen brings the serious social, and anthropic issues into functional everyday objects that compel viewers to meditate on objects as well as the viewers to meditate on their own personal interaction with materials and forms. Shen particularly interested in observing and exploring the movement of a society that depends on technological development. She holds a Master of Design in Designed Object from School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a Bachelor of Science in Design Emphasis on Industrial Design from Arizona State University.