I am Musen, a multi-disciplinary designer strives to combine UI/UX design with creative technologies to evoke different physical and virtual experiences while focusing on innovation and practical business solutions.

education

Parsons the New School of Design | New York, USA | MFA Design and Technology, 2011-2013

Academy of Art & Design of Tsinghua University | Beijing, China | BFA Industrial Design, 2006-2010

WORKING EXPERIENCE

Gro Intelligence | UI/UX DESIGNER | New York | August 2015 – Present

Gro Intelligence builds data analytics products that change the way the world understands agriculture.
Gro generates captivating content and provide contextualized data while prioritizing functional, sleek design. Our products enable users to discover the world of agriculture as they never have before.
– Involved in the flagship product design – Clews includes wireframe, mockups and interfaces
– Designed and Developed mobile version of company website and icons
– Marketing Collaterals such as brochures and newsletter

 

Adornus Cabinetry LLC | UI/UX DESIGNER | Miami & New Jersey | August 2013 – August 2015

Worked closely with the multi-disciplinary team to develop a brand identity with consistency for Adornus — a leading kitchen cabinetry manufacturer and distributor. Also created intuitive websites and streamlined interfaces for Adornus’ sub-brand Lusso Cucina.
– Developed front-end user interfaces for adornus.com and lussocucina.com
– Produced, shot and edited company promo videos
– Created catalog and promotional material including newsletters, stickers and posters

AWARDS & EXHIBITIONS

THE 9TH 100 ARTISTS EXHIBITION in Ouchi Gallery | New York | June 2014

KBIS (KITCHEN BATH INDUSTRY SHOW) 2014 | Las Vegas | February 2014 

Designed and executed Adornus Cabinetry’s booth at the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show in Las Vegas by sketching drafts, creating 3D models, and rendering the booth concept.

 

Parsons MFA Design and Technology Thesis Show | New York | May 2013 

My thesis project customizable and multifunctional furniture system “Units Furniture” was featured on Parsons school website.

 

The Start Of A Long Journey | Beijing, China | December 2010

Presented undergraduate thesis project fishing equipment design “Venture” at the first exhibition of Outstanding Works by 2010 Graduates from Key Art Institutions of Higher Education in China.

 

Salone Internazionale di Mobile | Milan, Italy | November 2009 – April 2010

Exhibited my furniture “Jie” in Milan Furniture Fair and Polytechnic University of Milan.

 

LeNS Student Design Competition | Beijing, China | October 2009

Designed a sustainable transportation system for Delft University of Technology and won 2nd prize.

Skills

Design

Sketch
99%
Principle
99%
Photoshop
99%
Illustration
99%
Indesign
99%

Web development

HTML
95%
CSS
95%
Javascript
50%

Others

Tilemill
90%
Mapbox
90%
QGIS
85%
Solidworks
90%
Rhino
80%
Keyshot
80%