Qin Jingyan is an designer, artist, writer, educator, associate professor, and curator with 12+ years of experience creating communities and working within computing culture and industrial design. Her involvements with mixing culture and software development have been presented internationally at the 2004Beijing International New Media Exhibition & Symposium (2004)( http://www.newmediaart.com.cn/Article_Show.asp?ArticleID=29), The Tenth China National Arts Exhibition(2004)( http://bbs.art86.cn/viewthread.php?tid=852), 2006Beijing International New Media Exhibition & Symposium (2006), The Second Art & Science International Exhibition & Symposium(2006)( http://www.tasie.org/show_photo.asp?sort=11&CurPage=12).
Tsinghua University, P.R.China, Ph.D (01/2007) I studied with Professor LU Xiaobo, Professor LIU Guanzhong and Professor WANG Mingzhi and studied in the Information Art & Design Department while active in other disciplines including Computer Science, Sociology, Communications, New Media Arts and Contemporary Music. My Ph.D dissertation is Research on the Design Methods of Digital Cultural Heritage Based on Information Visualization.
Beijing Institute of Technology, P.R.China, MFA (03/2001) I studied in the Industrial Design Department while active in other disciplines including Computer Science, Sociology, Communications and New Media Arts.
Beijing Institute of Technology, P.R.China, BFA (07/1998) I studied in the Industrial Design Department with Professor ZHANG Nairen. My coursework included product design, computer science, major areas of artistic production, architecture, philosophy, science, video, and animation, with a strong emphasis on weekly critiques with peers, faculty, and outside practitioners.
Areas of Expertise
interaction design, Interface design, Web Design, Game Design, Industrial Design, Information Design, New Media Art, Interactive museum design
An idea worth spreading
Just Create it! Know the past well, know you well, and make the future better.
I'm passionate about
Interface Design, Interaction Design, Experience Design, Digital Cultural Heritage Protection and Digital Museum Design, New Life Style Research, Information technology, information aesthetics
Talk to me about
read the people's minds
People don't know I'm good at
something about cultural creation industry
My TED story
Let people in the world know the contempory China and see the invisible informaiton with information visualization