Hi! I am Yezi Xu, a UX/UI and Creative designer based in NYC.
Adobe: AI, PS, ID, XD, AE, PR
Sketch, Principle, Figma
P5.JS, CSS, HTML5, TouchDesigner, Max/MSP, Arduino
Lens Studio, Spark AR Studio, Cinema 4D
"I am a passionate and positive person and I believe that as a designer, I can help make things better humans, nature and society.”
NYU Tandon School of Engineering , New York City, NY
September 2021- May 2023
Master's in Integrated Digital And Media.
Pratt Institute, New York City, NY
September 2017– May 2021
BFA in Communication Design Upper-level courses includes typographic and identity systems, visual rhetoric, interactivity, experience design, and sustainability.
Liu Shiming Art Foundation
June 2022 - Present
UX / Visual Designer
Independently designing and implementing the UI/UX design for the Foundation's official website from scratch, which includes visual layout, information architecture, content migration, etc.
Collaborating closely with the company director to iterate website interfaces and update content based on feedback received from the director and other colleagues.
Creating promotional materials that align with the company's branding messages, such as brand VI, merchandise, books, etc., to provide people with convenient access to information and understanding about the Foundation.
theBLANC Art Space
January 2022 - Present
UX/ Creative Designer
Collaborating with colleagues to iteratively enhance the website's UX/UI design, ensuring regular updates for events/exhibitions.
Independently designing and creating various promotional materials, including posters, brochures, and postcards, for effective visual promotion of each exhibition.
Demonstrating effective communication and collaboration skills while assisting colleagues and clients in completing pre-exhibition preparation tasks.
June 2021 - August 2021
Designed and implemented UX for the public test function, contributing to the successful launch of the new APP feature.
Collaborated with fellow UX designers to iterate and update projects on the app.
Worked closely with the UI design team to iterate and design the UI of the APP.
Design, Packaging Design , Yep Water
(2019 FBIF Global Food Packaging Design Marking Award -> best structural and material design)
January 2019- March 2019
The Packaging design of the drinking water box.
The logo design.
The monthly card design
Graphic Design, Brochure, Yes Studio
Design the brochure for the Studio.
Graphic Design, Logo Design, Gi Culture
The logo design.
Winner of the annual Hack Dibner competition -2021, NYU - UX Designer
Collaborated with teammates to successfully redesign the UX of the school library study room application system.
Streamlined the process and maximized study room utilization, creating an optimized experience for students.
Accessibility & UX/UI Designer: NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Eclipse Soundscapes - a Citizen Science Project supported by NASA), February 2022 - April 2022
Integrated website section for promoting and recruiting citizen science projects through close collaboration with team members and clients.
Provided redesign recommendations based on WCAG guidelines, enhancing citizen scientists' promotion, and hiring experience through innovative design and prototyping.
Revamped website and improved accessibility for visually impaired individuals by leveraging and enhancing existing design systems.