Rochester Institute of Technology
Aug. 2014- May.2018
MFA of Metals and Jewelry Design

Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology
Sep. 2010-June.2014
BA of Jewelry Art Design

Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology
Sep. 2011-June.2014
Dual degree of Fashion Design and Engineering


Working Experiences

Southwest School of art
Adjunct Faculty and Art Resident

Rochester Institute of Technology the school of Fine Arts Jewelry Design
Studio Resident

Rochester Institute of Technology Metals & Jewelry Design
Aug. 2017 – May. 2018
Aug. 2015 – May. 2016
Graduate Assistant

Penland School of Crafts
Winter Residency

Rochester Institute of Technology the school of Fine Arts Jewelry Design and Sculpture programs
Sep. 2016-Dec. 2016
Studio Resident


Solo Exhibition


Where are the Abandoned Salmon? Taidekeskus Itä Gallery, Lappeenranta, Finland, 53100


Daily Notes, Equinox Gallery, San Antonio, TX, United States, 78205


Lucid Dreams, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort worth, TX, United States, 76107


-Wandering in deep deep dreams, Gallery R, Rochester, NY, United States, 14607



2019 Lydon Emerging Artist Program (LEAP) Finalist
2017 ENJOIA’T 2017 Contemporary Jewellery Student Award Finalist
2017 "Dream 5"——Honorable Mention in Arts Council's Fuel for Fire Exhibition
2017 "Dream 1"——Honorable Mention in Arts Council's Fuel for Fire Exhibition
2016 Barbara Heinrich Studio Award Outstanding Achievement for Creativity
2015 Tiffany Foundation Award 2015


Selected Group Exhibitions

2018 STYLE’ 18, Museum of Craft and Design, San Francisco, CA, United States

2018 Adorned Space--SNAG Conference, Portland, OR, United States. 

2018 Schmuck 2018, Munich, Germany, 81829

2018 By Hand International Biennial Fine Craft Competition & Exhibition, Roseville, CA, United States, 95678. 

2017 Beijing International Jewelry Exhibition, BIFTPARK, Beijing, China, 100029

2017 ENJOIA’T 2017, Contemporary Jewellery Award Exhibition, Disseny HUB Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, 08018

2017 Exhibition In Motion, SNAG Conference, New Orleans, LA, United States.

Open Lecture/Public Presentation


-Welcome to my fun but little weird art world, 48thAnnual SNAG Conference: The coming full loop-50 years of Snag, Chicago, US. 60603. 


Magazine: The Beauty. Autor Magazine #6-: Bucharest, Romania, 2019. P11. 

Online Magazine: Interview: Dongyi Wu. Renee LaVerne Rose: Chicago, United States. 2019. ACS Magazine, January/February 2019 Issue. P114-126. Link:

Magazine: Refigural Book Issue 1: Community Cookbook. 

Book: New Brooches: 400+ Contemporary Jewellery Designs. Estrada, Nicolas. Promopress: Barcelona, 2018. P30. 

Magazine: The Reciprocity. Autor Magazine #5-: Bucharest, Romania, 2018. P11. 

Magazine: Artists’ Directory-Dongyi Wu. Cherie Federico and Dale Donley: York, UK, 2018. Aesthetica Magazine Issue 82. P159. 

Book: Schmuck 2018. Sonderschau der 70. Internationalen Handwerksmesse Munchen: Munich, Germany, 2018. P82

Newspaper: ART | 'Dongyi Wu: Wandering in a Deep Deep Dream' . Rafferty Rebecca. William and Mary Anna Towler: Rochester, United States. 2018. CITY NEWSPAPERS. P26. Link:

Online Platform: Deep Deep Dream / Dongyi Wu. Yancy Wang. Donghe Collection:  Florence, 2018 Link:

Online Platform: Special| Dongyi Wu, Luran Huang were selected in Schmuck 2018. Newjewelry: Shanghai, China, 2018 Link:

Online Platform: Gipfeltreffen der Goldschmiede——Münchner Schmuckwoche.  Metzdorf Julie. Bayerischer Rundfunk: Munich, Germany. 2018. Link:

Book: Juror Picks. Society of North American Goldsmiths: Eugene, United States, 2017. Jewelry and Metalsmithing Survey. P176-177

Book: By hand: An international Fine craft Biennial. CreateSpace: San Bernardino, United States, 2017. P66. 

Magazine: Book iii | Metal Logs-Dongyi Wu. Sandu Publishing: Hong Kong, China. 2017. Design 360°- Concept and Design Magazine No.71. P70-73. 

Online Platform: Jeweler Artist: Dongyi Wu. Newjewelry: Shanghai, China, 2017. Link:

Other Group Exhibitions


“So Fresh + So Clean” 2019: The 6thAnnual Ethical Metalsmiths International Digital Student Exhibition and Emerging Artist Award
Beijing International Jewelry Exhibition, BIFTPARK, Beijing, China, 100029
Drawing down, Baltimore Jewelry Center, Baltimore, MD 21202
- The Earring show 2019, Craft Council of British Columbia,Vancouver, BC, Canada, v6h3r8
Offbeat Bijou, Florida Craft Art, Petersburg, FL, 33701


Tobin Center Art Market, San Antonio, TX, 78205
Cold Connections, Waynesburg University, Waynesburg, PA 15370
38th Annual Juried Competition-A Sense of Place 2018, Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, Augusta, GA 30901
64 ARTS National Juried Exhibition 2018, Monmouth, IL 61462
- DArt for Art, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey, MI, 4977
- So Fresh So Clean 2018: The 5th Annual Ethical Metalsmiths International Digital Student Exhibition and Emerging Artist Award
- Axis Gallery’s 13th National Juried Exhibition, Sacramento, CA, 95811
- Lined. Layered. Linked, The Smithery, Columbus, OH, 43212
- The Earring show 2018, Vancouver, BC, Canada, v6h3r8


- Project Runway, NTID Gallery, Rochester, NY, 14623
- Small Works, Main Street Arts, Clifton Springs, NY, 14432
- Mid West Sculpture Exhibit, Indiana University Kokomo Art Gallery, Kokomo, IN, 46902
- INTERSTATE, Central Washington University Department of Art, Ellensburg, WA
- Rochester Fashion week, Rochester, NY, 14610
- 2017 Will's Creek Exhibition: Sentient Being/Being Sentient, Allegany Arts Council, Cumberland, MD 21502
- Fuel for the Fire Juried Exhibition, Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County, Fayetteville, NC 28301
- 2017 College Collective exhibition, Flower City Arts Center, Rochester, NY 14607
- 38th Annual Jacksonville State University Mini-Works Exhibit, Hammond Hall Gallery, Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, AL 36265
- Nor Easter: The NBMAA 47th Annual Juried Members Exhibition, New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT 06052
- 30 under 30, Viridian Artist gallery, NY, 10001
- Project Runway, The Geisel Gallery, Rochester, NY 14604
- Rochester Fashion week, Rochester, NY 14620
- Thesis show, The Bevier Gallery, Rochester, NY, 14623
- Rochester Fashion week, Rochester, NY 14620
-Fine craft show & sale, Memorial art gallery, Rochester, NY, 14607
- Metal Interpretations, Rochester Contemporary art center, Rochester, NY 14604  
- Lasting Impressions, Rochester Contemporary art center, Rochester, NY 14604
Before 2014
- WeGo-BFA Thesis Group Exhibition, BIFTPARK, Beijing, 100029



Membership of Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG) (Feb.2016-now)
Membership of Klimt02 (July 2018- now)
Membership ofEthical Metalsmiths Student (June 2018-now)


Computer skills: Rhinoceros, Soildworks, Jewelry CAD, Photoshop, Illustrate, Lightroom, Indesign, Word/Excel/Powerpoint/Keynote
Basic skills: soldering, welding, chasing, stone setting, riveting, enamel, wood carving, kiln casting (glass)