Zihan Zhang has spent 2 years (2015-2017) specifically improving and developing all his skills and knowledge in Department of Furniture Design at Rhode Island School of Design. He was also employed in furniture department of RISD as a teaching assistant. Meanwhile, Zihan have been granted scholarship and assistantship by RISD
Zihan Zhang graduated with his Bachelor's degree from China Academy of Art(CAA) in 2013. He was majored in industrial design and minored in furniture design. He has been granted scholarship in four consecutive years. More than 10 of his design works were kept at school as part of collections. He has also participated in many design shows such as The 6th Session of Design in China (Guangzhou and Hangzhou).