Hi, I'm Shiyi

A UX designer + Creative Technologist based in Los Angeles, CA
who is passionate about interactive digital experiences that bridges people, narratives and spaces.

User Experience

Recontextualizing the museum and creating new dialogues through AR meta-layers and workshops
EV test drive scheduling

AR Museum - AfrotopiaUIUX Design, AR Design, Brochure DesignRecontextualizing the American Museum of Natural History, creating new dialogues through AR meta-layers and workshops.

EV test drive scheduling
Internship, UIUX Design
Improving EVs test drive scheduling feature for Meituan mobile app - China's largest platform for lifestyle services.

EV test drive scheduling

Coral reef AR educational experienceAR Prototyping, UIUX Design, UX ResearchAppling AR, design thinking methods and art to coral bleaching problems.

Imaginaries of future workplace 🔒
Sponsored Research, UX Research, Modeling, Prototyping
Reimagined work, labor and virtual work environment in the future.

Creative Projects

Recontextualizing the museum and creating new dialogues through AR meta-layers and workshops
EV test drive scheduling

Voice-interactive Shadow InstallationVisual Programming, Machine Learning The shadow has become an extended interface of the main body through dialogues and physical expressions.

Exhibition Branding and Curation
Branding, Graphic Design
Designed posters, information brochures, and 2D animations for the exhibition, loneliness, that was exhibited in M50 in Shanghai.

Recontextualizing the museum and creating new dialogues through AR meta-layers and workshops
Future

Speculative fictional Videos 🔒Speculative, World building, Modeling Explored a speculative future where prevalent environmental and social concerns, such as pollution, labor practices, and emotional well-being, have undergone significant changes.

EXR  🔒Motion Design, Branding Redesigned the logoa speculative future where prevalent environmental and social concerns, such as pollution, labor practices, and emotional well-being, have undergone significant changes.

Recontextualizing the museum and creating new dialogues through AR meta-layers and workshops
Future

Photographs  🔒 Photo shooting and editing This collection of photos is a showcase of my photography skills and interests, featuring examples of my work created for both social media and personal enjoyment.

Weaving a Forest X SAMPLER  🔒Weaving, Data VisualizationSought a material language to represent a forest as a living multi-species organism. The project will bring together computation and the fiber arts to model what forest scientist Suzanne Simard calls the “wood-wide web,” a mycorrhizal network—fungi and tree roots—that carries nutrients and messages between plants.