Beverly Tu is a fashion designer and mixed media artist that focuses on fabric manipulation, textiles, beading, and textures. She received her associate degree in fashion design from Parsons. While at Parsons, Beverly collaborated with many companies and artists. One example is her participation in Zara’s Shape of Invisible project. She upcycled the store’s last season of clothes to create new designs. Her fashion designs, mixed media, and curatorial works have been shown at Central Park, Trestle Gallery, Ground Floor Gallery, many other galleries and events. She is currently in NYFA immigrant artist mentoring program.
Photoshop, Illustrator, Tech Pack, Excel, Machine knitting, Web design, Fashion Photoshoot planning
Fluent in Mandarin
Parsons The New School for Design
Associate Fashion Design 2017
Exhibitions / Artist Residencies
“Still Here” exhibition - Manhattan, New York Feb 2019
Group exhibition at El Barrio’s Artspace PS109
“Monologue by Bifoli2” exhibition - Flushing, New York Feb 2019
Solo exhibition featuring new mixed media artworks at The Gallery of Amerasia Bank, NY.
NYFA Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program Dec 2018- March 2019
NYFA 2018 Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program for Visual & Multidisciplinary Artists
Trestle Gallery Residency- Brooklyn, New York. Jul-Dec 2018
Artist Residency at Trestle Art Space
Brashnar Creative Project Artist in Residence- Skopje, Macedonia Aug 2018
Artist Residency at Brashnar Creative Project.
Doing a natural dye project using plants from the neighborhood.
International Shibori Symposium- Japan June- July 2018
KIMONO INSPIRATION CHALLENGE- showing "Distortion" Yukata
02 June - 03 June
Arimatsu-Narumi Shibori Kaikan
26 June - 01 July
Annual Group Art Exhibition- Flushing, New York May 2018
North America Taiwanese Women’s Association- Flushing, New York
The Gallery of Amerasia Bank, NY. (05/05/2018- 05/12/2018)
Storefront Window Display- New Jersey April- May 2018
Atlantic Highlands Art Council
Junction Space Film and Design Fellowship- Brooklyn Jan -Mar 2018
Brooklyn-based artists work with selected businesses to upgrade their
storefronts and window displays. They also create a video to promote
the businesses' products and services on social media.
Modern Expressions of Traditions exhibition- Manhattan Feb 2018
Fantastic Art China 2018: China-America Young Artists Exhibition
Exhibition curated by Six Summit Gallery- Manhattan Feb 2018
Group art show during Art Hearts Fashion Show.
“TRUTH” Group Exhibition- New Jersey Feb 2018
Salon Show of 2018- Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn Jan 2018
“ Grow” Group Exhibition- Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn Jan 2018
Featured Artist, Curator
“Distortion” Fashion + Art Pop up show- Ground Floor Gallery Jan 2018
Curator and Featured Designer at Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn
"Temporary Approximation" Group Art Show- Trestle workshop Nov 2017
Curator and Featured Artist at Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn
Design Intern- Bibhu Mohapatra - New York May-Sept 2017
Concept research, Color cards, Pattern, Backstage, Production
Finalist for the Designow Runway Competition- New York April 2017
Showcase my collection at the competition
IKEA Workshop with Tom Dixon Mar 2017 – Mar 2017
Participate in a 4-day workshop to design new products & soft goods for IKEA.
Work in groups to develop concepts to expand Dixon’s new ‘Delaktig’ line for IKEA.
Experiment with the product to customize, adapt, add on, hack or co-create in their own way.
Shape the Invisible- Collaboration with Zara Jan 2017
Create new garment using recycled clothing from previous season
Design Intern- Maiyet- New York Sept-Dec 2016
Knitwear Research, Color Cards, Cutter Must, Production
Design Intern- Natalia Fedner- Womenswear- West Hollywood Aug 2016
Machine knit swatches, Gauge swatch, Sew and fix knitted garments
Design Intern- Mizy. Me- Children wear- New York June2016
Sample Development, Illustration, Tech Pack, Specs
Design Intern- Caraa Sports- handbag company- New York Oct- Dec 2015
Sample Development, Fabric& trims swatching
Volunteer Program- Eliv International Service- Cambodia May 2014
Interacted with local students and families during field trips
Built a house for families living in poverty
Photoshop, Illustrator, Tech Pack, Excel, Machine knitting, Web design
Fluent in Mandarin