CV

 

I am a smart soft system textile designer with a background in fashion design and fine art. Working with people and technologies, redesigning and redefining the relationship between human, materials and environment. I create strategy/discourse towards preferable futures, combining science, engineering, fashion design and fine art.

 

I focus on both physical and mental healthcare and wearable. I worked on various visual and emotional fine art projects and design a lot fancy wearables including clothes and accessories during my studying in University of Arts London. At present, I am working on projects related to exploring the relationship between the mental wellbeing and physical feedback and designing healthcare wearables with consideration for visual effect and sensing.

Education

BA Art and Science, Fiber and Fashion Design (2015-2016)

 BA Textile Design, knitting (2016-2018)

Awarded a full scholarship as a visiting student (2016-2017)                                  

MA Textile Design, Smart Soft Systems (2018-present)

Selected Project

 

Imperial Enterprise Lab in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Imperial College London

Designer for the Smart Pressure-Mapping Sock Project

02/2019-present

The Future AI and Robotics for Space (FAIR-SPACE) Hub, Imperial College London, UK

Research Assistant and Designer for the Future Traveler: Textile Design for Everyday Wellbeing in Space Project

02/2019-04/2019

European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), Royal College of Art, London, UK

Module Manager and Research Assistant for the Colliding Science and Design to Address the Grand Challenges Project

11/2018-02/2019

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28 Jun - 2 Jul, 4 Jul - 7 Jul 2019
School of Design Summer Show at Royal College of Art, South Kensington Campus
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