Fei Liu 刘斐 is a New York-based Chinese designer, artist, writer, and DJ exploring digital empathy and the narrative potential of interfaces. She is an adjunct professor at Parsons MFA Design and Technology and previously a Researcher in Residence at NEW INC, and a Digital Solitude fellow at Akademie Schloss Solitude in Stuttgart, Germany. She has mid-to-average combined student debt from an undergraduate as well as a master’s degree, with no health insurance, car, or house.

fei.fei2liu@gmail.com
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Education
2014 - MFA, Parsons The New School for Design, Design and Technology
2008 - BA, University of California Los Angeles, Design Media Arts

Residencies
2017 - Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart
2016 - IdeasCity Athens, Athens
2016 - Public Science, Researchers in Residence, NEW INC
2016 - Public Science, Researchers in Residence, DBRS Innovation Labs, NYC

Teaching and Workshops
2017 - Adjunct professor, , Parsons The New School for Design, MFA Design and Technology
2017 - Build the Love You Deserve: Workshop, Disclaimer Gallery
2017 - Build the Love You Deserve Today, Akademie Schloss Solitude
2017 - The Utopia Challenge, Moogfest
2016 - Machine Learning 101, Fjord Design
2013 - Graduate Teaching Fellow, Parsons Design and Technology
2010 - Design Studio Lecturer, Central Academy of Fine Arts Beijing

Talks
2017 - "The Rent is Too Damn High: Real-Estate Coops", IdeasCity New York
2017 - "Ambivalentopia, digital empathy, and STEAMy tech", Tehran Global Summer School
2017 - Prototyping Utopias Panel, Moogfest
2016 - Internodal 8, NYC
2016 - IdeasCity Athens Public Forum, Athens
2015 - Life After the Hamburger, UNCUBED NYC

Exhibitions
2017 - "Open Codes", Group Show, curated by ZKM Karlsruhe
2017 - "Build the Love You Deserve", Solo Show, curated by Disclaimer Gallery
2016 - Pepe The Sad Frog Coloring Book and Chinese Language Guide, Paper Jazz at Silent Barn
2016 - Pepe The Sad Frog Coloring Book and Chinese Language Guide, Brown Paper Zine & Small Press Fair at MoCADA
2016 - Humans of Simulated New York, Creative Tech Week
2014 - Come Out and Play Dumbo, New York
2014 - MFADT Thesis Show, New York
2014 - The Contours of Algorithmic Life, UC Davis

Press
Bedford and Bowery, September 2017
Rain Embuscado, NEW INC, March 2017