Jing Yan is a media artist and the lead user experience designer at D2 Nova. She is working in the fields of human-computer interaction, user experience and product design, virtual reality, and data visualization. 

Her art practices seek, present and argue for the essential qualities of materials, life beings, and hybrid entities through computational virtual and physical environments. 

She holds a master of science degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara in Media Arts and Technology and a bachelor of arts degree from Shanghai Tongji University in Advertising.




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Her works and publications are featured at worldwide conferences and art festivals, including SIGGRAPH 2019 (Los Angeles), CURRENTS New Media (Santa Fe), International Symposium on Electronic Art (Gwangju, Korea), Geneva International Film Festival, etc.


2020 — 

Reincarnation, BAM Teknopolis, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY 

2019 — 
Reincarnation, Geneva International Film Festival, Geneva, Switzerland

Reincarnation, SIGGRAPH 2019 Immersive Pavilion, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Biometric Visceral Interface, International Symposium on Electronic Art, Gwangju, South Korea
Reincarnation, CURRENTS New Media, Santa Fe, NM, USA

Biometric Visceral Interface, MADE, California NanoSystems Institute, Santa Barbara, CA
Biometric Perception Interface, Haptic and Audio Interaction Design, Lille, France

2016 — 2018

Biometric Perception Interface, Invisible Machine, California NanoSystems Institute, Santa Barbara, CA

OpenPOT, Re-habituation, California NanoSystems Institute, Santa Barbara, CA

Inner, White Noise, California NanoSystems Institute, Santa Barbara, CA

Black Star, Computation & Expression, Art, Design & Architecture Museum, Santa Barbara, CA

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