I’ve been deciding on what elements of my lifestyle I weigh heavily more, based on who I am. I really enjoy being in cross-border teams tackling cross-border business problems in media and entertainment. I think this is because I’m an extrovert that thrives in spontaneity, novelty, and chaos. I speak 3 languages (English, Chinese, Spanish)Continue reading “My North Star:”
When I first transitioned from working in the public sector as a city planner to becoming a freelance illustrator 3 years ago, I had a very broad interest area, ranging from designing environments & painting characters. The problem with this approach, I begun to realize, as I got better artistically, was that the complexity ofContinue reading “Why I’m Shifting Gears Toward Painting Environments”
I’ve been thinking a lot about digital rural economies, especially with the rise of remote work. Recently, I read a tweet from Web Smith on rural e-commerce platforms & infrastructure, comparing the United States and China: And it’s true. How digital e-commerce works in China: In China, Alibaba has created Taobao Villages in rural areasContinue reading “Digital Rural Economies – Can video e-commerce help economic revitalization in rural areas?”
I use Quill, Facebook’s VR art program, to create worlds for world-building and experimental storytelling.
A series of personal Procreate Illustrations featuring environments and world-building exercises. I’m using extensively Blender’s Grease Pencil Tool to create hybrid 2D/3D gifs. I also enjoy drawing urban landscapes and natural landscapes.
A series of various 3D environments & illustrations for various small commissioned clients
A 3D animation editor that allows for content creation natively on mobile devices. (developed on Unity). Github Repo Summary: With the rise of spatial computing (VR/AR) and 3D as the next iteration of how media & commerce flow, there will be an increased demand of native 3D authoring tools for consumers. Inspired by 3D computer graphicsContinue reading “Mobile Animation Editor”
🌴Summer is coming! 🌴 🌞VR Tropicana Animation, Made With Quill 🌞 🌴featuring Bomba Estereo’s song Ayo 🌴
VR Illustrations Done on Kyoto, using Quill.
Taking place in Havana 2046 || Wong Kar Wai Meets Havana is a VR tour of a Shanghai-inspired fusion of the Caribbean capital’s diverse architectural fabric. The big theme of the story: What If AI makes play too predictable?
My inspiration for my works comes from previous architectural prototypes of the Cathedral De Notre Dame and Le Deux Maggots Cafe in Paris. I believe architecture can evoke dream like emotions that allow users to feel closer to seeking their self-aspirations and visions about how they want to share their gifts to the world.
As a passion project, I created an 360* VR animated video, which is inspired by the famous Galeries Lafayette in Paris, France. In terms of art direction, I am pushing for a dream-like dance sequence, where the viewer can participate in a Winter Waltz. I chose the Galeries Lafayette because the circular rotunda has aContinue reading “Waltz In the Sky VR”