Ashka Shen

Ashka Shen is an Aussie girl living in New York City, she’s a digital art director, photographer and content creator triple threat. She runs one of the world’s top street style blog, XSSAT, which is a part of Vogue Australia’s blogger network, Spy Style.

Ashka is a self taught photographer. She studied graphic design at a young age at Sydney’s renowned Enmore Design Center. After graduating, she spent over 6 years working as an art director in numerous international advertising agencies in Sydney and London. After taking a year long sabbatical to travel through Europe, the Americas and Asia, her love of photography was distilled and crystallised.

Ashka is now and’s photo editor, art directing photo shoots and curating content for their websites and social media. Ashka accepts freelance assignments.

Vogue Australia, Harpers Bazaar Australia,, Refinery 29, The Wall Street Journal, Singapore Today, ABC Art Nation, Elle Korea, Nylon Japan, Grazia Germany, InStyle Germany, Pages Digital, E Online, Grazia Australia, Shop Til You Drop, Elle Girl Japan, Jollie Germany, Vogue Ukraine.


ASOS Australia, ASOS USA, Exo Protein, Shoes of Prey, Sneaking Duck, Witchery, Urban Outfitters Europe, Ecco Shoes, SABA, Google Asia Pacific, Chronicle Books, Pandora, Cancer Council Australia, Claire Aristides, Sunday Somewhere, South Africa Tourism.