Born in 1990, Hong Kong, Chan VaeVae discovered her passion in painting at the age of 14. Her student life abroad started in 2008 where she began her Bachelor’s degree in Architecture at Parsons The New School For Design in Manhattan, New York. She studied Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts at Parsons and attended Meiji University in Tokyo for a year in 2011 with a focus on Art Business. Chan’s works integrate what she learned in architecture with her painting techniques. She created a series of city paintings, depicting her perspective of the urban life, encompassing it with her own poetic vibe.