Mando Bee earned their BFA from Texas State University with a focus in Metals and Jewelry in 2018. They use Rhino CAD 3D programming software, industrial color application, and traditional metalsmithing techniques to create their wearables. Mando has shown their work in United States Heidi Lowe Gallery, Society of North American Goldsmith’s, Wayne Art Center, Ombre Gallery, and Craft Alliance of Art and Design. Internationally, they have shown with Vancouver Metal Arts Association’s exhibition [PLAY]Ground and Australian Temp/Contemp Gallery’s Schmuck/Schmock. They were included in the Emerging Artist program, One for the Future, of New York City Jewelry Week in November of 2018. They recently finished a successful 3-month residency and exhibition at the Baltimore Jewelry Center. Mando is published in SNAG JaMS 2019 and the Schmuck/Schmuck 2019 exhibition zine. Gallery Alchemy .925, Craft Alliance St. Louis, Gallerie Lewis, and Asher Gallery currently stock their work.