Born in Beijing. Xiang was graduated from the Affiliated Senior High School of Central Academy of Fine Arts in 1988. In 1995, she got her Master Degree from the department of sculpture of Central Academy of Fine Art in 1995, also participated in a four artist joint art exhibition held by Beijing Contemporary Art Museum on March same year. Her graduation portfolio Amulet had won the 1st prize from Central Academy of Fine Art graduation portfolio exhibition and also from Japan Matsuoka Foundation, her work has been collected by Central Academy of Fine Art. In the same year, she participated the exhibition of Chinese Female Artists held my China National Museum of Art, also the "Century: A Female Art Exhibition" and "Subaudition: An Art Exhibition" at the same place in 1998. The next year, she participated the 2nd "Artistic tour before the end of the century" exhibition held by The New Dimension–he Only Place for Art, her work was chosen by the 9th "National Art Exhibition" and had won the award of excellence.