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WORK EXPERIENCE

Public Digital Innovation Space, Taiwan (2017-2018)

Service Designer / Consultant (Conducting research and workshops, facilitating stakeholders to tackle social problems, and developing design tools.)

Fjord, UK (2016)

Service / Interaction Designer (UX/UI design)

Policy Lab, Cabinet Office, UK (2016)

Service Designer (Workshop planning, prototype developing, reports, design tools improvement and graphic design)

Samsung Design Europe, UK (2015)

Interactive Experience Design Intern (UX/UI design: mobile division and home appliances)

Loowatt, UK (2015)

Service Design Intern (UX design)

Divooe Zein Architects, Taiwan (2014)

Designer (Curating, graphic, and product design)

AGUA Design / City Yeast, Taiwan (2012-2013)

Designer (Graphic design, product design, service design, urban development, workshop instructor and planner)

The Birdies Film Festival, London (2011)

Award Designer

Iclick Inc., Taiwan (2011)

Design Intern

GAYA Design, Taiwan (2010)

Design Intern (Fashion accessories - bag design, graphic design)


EDUCATION

Chilin Foundation, Yilan (2018)

Advanced study in Politics (7 weeks)

Royal College of Art, London (2014-2016)

MA Service Design

Imperial College, London (2014-2015)

MBA module - Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Design

National Taiwan University of Arts, Taipei (2007-2012)

BA Crafts and Design (Major)

BA Visual Communication Design (Minor)

Kingston University, London (2010-2011)

BA Level 5 Product and Furniture Design

 


TECHNICAL AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERTISE

Software:

  • Advanced in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign), video editing, and animation.

  • Good understanding of PowerPoint and Keynote.

  • General understanding of HTML and CSS.

  • Experience in wireframe and digital prototyping tools such as InVision and Sketch to build products across multiple platforms such as web, mobile, and kiosk.

  • Experience in physical products including 3D printing, woodwork, ceramics, textiles, and other industrial manufacturing.

Design Skills:

  • Experience in conducting qualitative and quantitative research, information synthesising, and connect insights to design.

  • Experience in working with interdisciplinary teams from research, conception to launch in an agile environment.

  • Experience in planning and facilitating multi-stakeholder workshops and partnership management..

  • The ability to think logically at a high level about product strategy, wider vision, and user flow.

  • Experience in user and usability testing.


Exhibitions

2017
‘Two Nostrils One Sneeze’ , Tokyo Art Book Fair, Tokyo
‘What’s the Point?’ pop-in expo of 'Architecture of Appropriation', Het Nieuwe Instituut, Rotterdam

2016
‘Two Nostrials One Sneeze’, DIY Cultures, Rich Mix, London
‘JUNCTION’, Service Design Fringe Festival (during London Design Week), London
‘JUNCTION’, Royal College of Art Degree Show, London
‘I Belong Here’, and 'Royal Trinity Centre', Royal College of Art Work-in-Progress Show, London

2015 
‘What’s the Point?’ and ‘What to Eat?’, DIY Cultures, Rich Mix, London
‘What’s the Point?’, Takeover radical book fair, London
‘Portable Essential’, Royal College of Art Service Design Show, London
‘A Piece of Mind’, Royal College of Art Work-in-Progress Show, London

2014 
'Become a View', Minsheng park, Taipei
'Portable Essential', The Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei
'What's The Point?', Yun Lu gallery, Taipei
'Symbiosis', URS21 Chung Shang Creative Hub, Taipei

2013
'Symbiosis', 21_21 Design Sight, Tokyo

2012
'Spring Material Lab', Treasure Hill Artist Village, Taipei
'Street Micro View Project', Joy Reading Public Art Festival, National Library of Information, Taichung
'Tree Chair', Taipei Fine Arts Museum
'Reunion', Taiwan Designers’ Week, Taipei
'Pathway', Shih Chien University, Taipei
'An Interactive Project of A Street', Taipei
'Taipei City Colour Plan', Treasure Hill Artist Village, Taipei

2011
'Paper Age', Taipei World Design Expo
'Memory Charm', Taiwan Designers’ Week, Top 15 Rising Star block, Taipei

2010
6 illustrations in 'Culture Kingston', London
'Original Dish',NTUA Craft and Design Show, Taipei

2009
'Head for the Light', NTUA Craft and Design Show, Taipei
'Deconstruction', NTUA Craft and Design Show, Taipei

2008
'Mountain and Ocean', NTUA Craft and Design Show, Taipei


Awards

2016
Shortlisted for the SustainRCA Award, ‘Portable Essential’
Nominated for the Helen Hamlyn Design Award. Community based service, 'JUNCTION'

2015
3rd place awarded, IMCreate 2015 – the Transport Systems Catapult’s (TSC) inaugural Intelligent Mobility (IM) Hackathon.

2014
1st prize awarded, 'Memory Charm', Silicon Power design competition

2013
1st prize awarded, 'Reviving Seshui Community with Service Design Thinking', Soil and Water Conservation Bureau, Taipei

2010
2nd prize awarded, 'Hold My Hand', Lin Pao-Chia Ceramic Art Competition
Nominated for 20 Film Festival. Documentary - 'Falling Yoshino Cherry' 

2009
Nominated for NTUA Craft and Design Show, Taipei. Ceramic, 'Deconstruction'

2008
Nominated for NTUA Craft and Design Show, Taipei. Jewellery, 'Mountain and Ocean'


Miscellaneous Achievements

 

2018
Apolitical interview on cross-government collaboration in Taiwan

2016
Independent UK interview on healthcare project, ‘Royal Trinity Hospice’

2014
Ministry of Education Scholarship, Taiwan

2013
Shopping Design Magazine interview on works at AGUA Design, Taipei

2011
New Tang Dynasty Television interview top 15 Rising Star during Taiwan Designers’ Week

2010
Film premiere, 'Falling Yoshino Cherry', National Chengchi University