Shen Osman is a surface design illustrator. Her work features exploration of shape, texture and composition through abstract designs. She is drawn to the relationship between objects and illustration; with key interest in social and cultural topics. Throughout her work she features symbolism in many subtle ways from textures choices to the structures. In this particular project, “Alice; Removed” Shen has responded to a poem about depression, experiences and new beginnings. These are sequential designs with flow a sense of emotional pace. The use of accented colours show the change while keeping the overall feel consistent.