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Girls Ambient Room

The girls’ ambient room uses sound, music, animation and light projections to communicate information at the periphery of human perception.

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Wind Chimes

Windchimes are in their natural state a musical instrument, a percussion instrument, but when augmented with sensors, windchimes become a minimal interface to controlling sound and creating electronic music.

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Adult Chairs

Adult Chairs are tangible interfaces that allow for rudimentary control over a musical performance. The interface, woven into an object that is part of the fabric of our everyday life, adds to the element of surprise helping to create an engaging experience from something very simple.

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Music Squares

This is was a tangible collaborative instrument for playing musical games against computer, local, and remote participants.

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Hullabaloo

Hullabaloo represents one of my first attempts at creating a tangible music interface. Hullabaloo is a simple tangible interface that allow children to participate in a music game that tests and increases their musical and memory acuity.

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Traffic III: Sound Art Installation

Over a period of time we gathered sound samples from various locations throughout the city of Hsinchu. I edited these samples and tuned them to a specific harmonic structure.

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Universal Textbox

Universal text box allows for the capture of an idea, or the myriad of other types of data, when and where it occurs on the device you feel comfortable using (browser, mobile, pda).

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Microphone Input

I created a program using director that allowed you to control the creation of calligraphy through the use of your voice.

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Networked Smart Musical Toys

With inspiration from my daughter, I created a number of networked tangible instruments. The project iterated but never got past the rough prototype stage.

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Being Playful Online

A next generation social media platform for ITRI Creativity Lab’s research teams.

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Jessey Meng

Informational website for actress, model and host Jessey Meng.

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Taiwanease Magazine

During its’ brief run Taiwanease was frequently lauded for its’ design and well written editorial.

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Guidebot

An audio alternative to the time consuming and interruptive nature of the push and pull of visual way finding interfaces.

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Shaolulu

Shaolulu (Xiaolulu) was a character and experience created to help ITRI celebrate their 30th anniversary.

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The Halifax STAR Project

The Halifax Space-Time Activity Research (STAR) Project was conducted by the Time-Use Research Program at Saint Mary’s University, in partnership with Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM). The project results were used to help plan the construction of roads, sidewalks, bike paths, and changes to Halifax Metro […]

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Popwuping

Popwuping was a weblog devoted to delivering trends and insights in mobile culture.

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MIR Investments

MIR is a boutique funds management organisation embracing the best of qualitative and quantitative processes in the implementation of a superior value strategy. With quick turn around I created an clean and attractive informational website that they could update easily with MovableType. http://www.mir.com.au

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ITRI Website

Redesign of ITRI’s multilingual corporate website

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Shao Kelake (xiao kelake) Weblog

Before I knew pinyin I created a popular weblog covering art, design and sound. Much like tumblr blogs today and the original blog format, it focused on curation and imagery over commentary.

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Transitloungers

Curating the best in gear, technology, destinations, and travel inspiration, Transitloungers is a travel guide for the modern traveler.

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+CW Associates

Informational website for a Shanghai based consulting company.

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3Q2U

A personal weblog for Corbett Wall

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35togo

One of the first local photoblogs with an initial goal of sharing both the sights and sounds of Asia. Later it settled into a nice collection of street photography.

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DaShenPo – Virtual Fortune Telling Machine

The Fortune Telling Machine allowed each user to enter their date of birth and receive a unique result based on the data that they entered – essentially their fortune accompanied by music and sound.

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Smart Door for Seniors

This was one of a number of product concepts inspired by a 3 month observational study of a Taiwan seniors home.

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Taipei MRT Wayfinding

I set out one day to examine the inconsistencies in the MRT signage system. This is part of the initial presentation I gave on the topic.

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Article Graphics

A number of years ago when 640×480 computer screens were still designed for, I was called to produce article graphics for the web on a somewhat daily basis. The deadlines were always tight. The following are a collection of a few of the hundreds I […]

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Logos and Icons

A short collection of the logo and icon work I have done in the past. Generally I haven’t been called upon to do a great deal of branding for organisations, most of these examples have been for smaller companies or projects where the hiring of […]