Manshen Lo draws using an ink brush before colouring her artworks digitally. She has a clarity of line and composition influenced by both cinematography and comics. Her subjects are approached in a naturalistic and minimal style, and are set in interior or exterior surroundings that create a tension and dialogue. Manshen has worked editorially for The New Yorker, Fortune Magazine, Bloomberg Businessweek, Outside Magazine and The New York Times as well as creating covers for The Poetry Review and Varoom. She has created various album covers for indie bands and worked on campaigns for Rimowa.