Zai Divecha is a designer and metalworker who works under the artist name Elektra Steel. She's a Bay Area native and Yale graduate who learned to weld at age 14.
Blending traditional metalworking techniques with digital fabrication tools, Zai creates large, geometric wall hangings out of steel. She recently released a line of enamel pins featuring the designs of her ribbon wall hangings.
Zai works out of a shared metal shop in the Dogpatch neighborhood of San Francisco.