Yijing was born and grew up in Shanghai, China. She received her Bachelor of Science in Materials Science and Engineering in Shanghai Jiao Tong University. After that, she found her love in architecture, and pursuit Master of Architecture degree in Washington University in St. Louis. Yijing enjoys living in different cities and exploring different lifestyles.
In her 3.5 years of studying, Yijing traveled through the US and joined a 3-month international studio in Berlin, which gave her the opportunity to experience design, art and culture in Germany. In the summer of 2018, Yijing joined CCS as an intern, and became a junior designer after graduation. NYC is now her favorite city. She enjoys every part of the New York experience, and is happy to be here to learn everything about architecture.