Tianjin Academy of Fine Art, Art and Crafts (BA), 2015-2019

Royal College of Art, Ceramics & Glass (MA), 2020-2022


‘Close to the Edge’, London Craft Week, Mint Gallery, London, UK, 2023

Expanding Horizons*2: From China to Wolverhampton, Gloucestershire, UK, 2022

Melting Point, London, UK, 2022

Winner of the Tin Project hosted by The Worshipful Company of Tin Plate Workers Alias Wire Workers, 2022

International Lampworking Glass Art Festival, Hejian, China, 2018

National Student Glass Art Exhibition, Qinhuangdao, China, 2018

New Voice ✕ Aspirations, Tianjin, China, 2019


Yiran An was born and grew up in China. She gained a BA in Art and Craft at the Tianjin Academy of Fine Art in 2019. She explored the dialogue with different materials including ceramics, glass and lacquer during her BA. And choose to continue to come to London to study glass. 
She is open for conversation, opportunities and residencies, locally and abroad.
For commissions and prices, please contact.


My practice is a reflection of my current state, and the environment I am in.
I am interested in the subtle human emotions and trying to incorporate these into my work.