Weiran Cai is a Jewellery designer and artist based in China. After graduating from Tsinghua University in Glass Art, she turned to jewellery and the wider area of contemporary art. She makes wearable, playful objects and reveals her thinking on specific social issues through her artworks: these include the invasion of privacy by information technology, the anxiety constructed by society, and the transformation of people in an era of drastic change. She endeavours to combine aesthetic form and her reflection on the topics that concern people today.
Third Prize, Third China Hejian Craft Glass Design Innovation Competition, China, Oct. 2018
Special Nomination Award for Fable, Student Artworks Exhibition, Tsinghua University, China, May. 2018
Third Annual China Contemporary Arts and Crafts, China, Sep. 2018
Stanislav Libenský Award, Czech Republic, Aug. 2019