Santa Barbara, California, USA
Jing YAN is a media artist, interaction designer, and developer. She works with Virtual Reality environment, robotics, data visualization, and software application. As an artist, she focuses on seeking, arguing, and presenting the essential quality of individual existence through computational media and a hybrid of digital and physical entities. Her works discuss psychological aspects such as perception, fantasy, unconscious, memory, and interaction of human-beings, organic creations, synthetic matters, and real-world places. She holds a master of science degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara in Media Arts and Technology as well as a bachelor of arts degree from Shanghai Tongji University in Advertising.