About Me 

Xinyu Liu was born and raised in China. She studies industrial design and interaction art. Working in the realm of art and design. Liu explores the relationship between the human senses, nature and technology. She focuses on the process of exploration and concept development, as well as interdisciplinary study. Details of life can be accumulated as her research material. She pays close attention on the hot society issues. For her, the way of thinking is observation, reflection, and experimentation. In addition, She collects outstanding art and design works and the latest achievements in technology, so as to take new technology, new mind into her composition.

Specialties: User Experience Design, Industrial Design, Digital Media, Interaction Design & Installations, Videography, Fine Arts.

Personality: Detail-oriented, curious, aspirant, warmhearted.

 

 

Experience:

 

May, 2014

2014 RISD Grad Thesis Show

Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

The thesis work "Molding Life" was presented. 

"Molding Life" is now exhibited by Gallery Z, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

 

December, 2013

Future Experience Exhibition at Samsung, South Korea

Conducted interdisciplinary studies on human needs and behaviors that arise in future living space.

 

November, 2013-December, 2013

Digital Media Biennial Exhibition: ALL THAT GLITTERS IS NOT LEDs

Providence, Rhode Island, USA

The work “Touch Experience”was selected for Sol Koffler Graduate Student Gallery, RISD.

 

2011

Participant

The 2th BrotherWin Kubuqi Dessert Crossing, Inner Mongolia, China.

 

June, 2010-August, 2010

Studied Social Psychology, “Peace and Conflict Studies”

Exchange student, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA 

 

 

Honors and Awards:

 

2014

Award of Excellence

Rhode Island School of Design

 

2014

Nomination for The Toby Devan Lewis Fellowship

Rhode Island School of Design

 

2012-2014

Digital + Media Department Fellowship & Assistantship

Digital + Media Department, RISD

 

2008-2012

First-Class Scholarship

Art and Design Department, Beijing Institute of Technology

 

2011

The Second Prize

The 2th BrotherWin Kubuqi Dessert Crossing International Creative Design Competition, China

 

2010-2011

Aorun Shunda Scholarship

Beijing Institute of Technology 

 

 

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