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WEI-HSIANG CHIU

A designer based in New York

Weihsiang was born in Taiwan and now lives and works in New York. During his free time, he enjoys hiking, picnics, photography, and other outdoor activities. He is also interested in various exotic foods; shawarma is his current favorite.

 

As an industrial designer, he is always drawn to problem solving and caring about sustainable design. As his work has wide variety from user experience to interior space, from material exploration to food design, from furniture to commercial product - he uses the powerful tool of design to improve life by connecting with different fields and at different scales.

RESUME

EDUCATION 

RELEVANT SKILLS

Parsons School of Design, New York

Software

Master of Fine Arts, Industrial Design, 2017-2019

National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan

Bachelor of Engineering, Technology Application and Human Resources, Design and Craft group, 2010-2014

Rhino 3D, SolidWorks, Autodesk 3D MAX, AutoCAD, Fusion 360, Cinema 4D, KeyShot, Vray, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe After effect, Adobe Premiere, Sketch

Other

EXPERIENCE & EXHIBITION

Blue Scorpion, New York

Product Design, Graphic Design, Illustration, Motion Graphic, Traditional Fine Art, Photography, CNC, 3D printing, Laser cutting, Wood & Metal & Plastic working, Sketching & Rendering, Teaching

Design intern, 2019

Parsons MFA teaching assistant, New York

Teaching assistant, 2018-2019

Ministry of National Defense, Taiwan

Draftee, 2014-2015

NTNU Creative Art Center, Taiwan    

Design and Administrative Assistant, 2013-2014

Graduation Project Exhibition, Taiwan

Event General Coordinator, 2013

PRESS

Core 77 Design Award 2019, New York

Furniture and lighting winner, 2019

Corelle Houseware Design, New York

Third Prize Award, 2019

Taichung National Creative Work Competition, Taiwan

Bronze Award, 2013