Mona Shen (b. 1992) grew up in South-East China. She studied in US and achieved her BFA at Columbus College of Art & Design in 2015. She has lived in Lancaster, PA while she completed an "Emerging Artist Program" at Millersville University. At the same time, she's one of the promoted artist at Mount Gretna School of Art. In 2018 she achieved her MFA in Painting at New York Studio School. She's currently painting and living in Brooklyn, New York.