ZHENZHEN QI

The Rest of Me

Fluid Simulation Research

1. General fluid mechanics 2. Fluid Height Field Simulation of Water Ripple http://www.roxlu.com/downloads/scholar/001.fluid.height_field_simulation.pdf Advertisements

November 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Book of Happiness II

Book of Happiness is a series of digitally fabricated books that were developed over a period of three years. Four selected individuals’ personal memories on loss and struggle are deciphered … Continue reading

June 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

the old and the new art

Surrealism 1920 Méret Oppenheim, My Nurse (1936) The surrealist Méret Oppenheim had an eye for presenting suggestive stuff from the world around us. She famously, for instance, covered a cup … Continue reading

June 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Introspection Game

My mother is a talented dancer, a kind, generous human being. She also suffered from anxiety and depression. Since when I started college, I have been researching in the field … Continue reading

November 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Joe The Annoying Friend

This week, for The Rest of US, I made an imaginary Facebook friend for myself, Joe the Annoying Friend. It’s a Chrome extension with an ON and OFF icon, so … Continue reading

March 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Binaural Sound and Breath Sensor Testing

For this week’s Talk TO The Rest of ME assignment, I decided to try to get in touch with my unconscious self by listening to Binaural Wave that corresponds with … Continue reading

February 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Show Me What You See

Show Me What You See is an experimental art project that utilizes recently available body sensing and wearable recording technologies to take a fresh new look into the intimate relationship … Continue reading

February 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Flow

WORK IN PROGRESS Introduction Consider the much anticipated virtue-reality computer gaming technology hacked, FLOW is an immersive biofeedback-based meditation experience that turns the concept of computer gaming inside out. A … Continue reading

February 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

喜喜

Born and raised in mainland China, I have been interested in incorporating Chinese culture inspiration into my design and fabrication. Double 喜 is one of my favorite traditional characters. It … Continue reading

February 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Balance

If being an artist is a job, perhaps you could say it’s a job for creating the language of beauty. Plato, one of the earliest philosophers of art, identified beauty … Continue reading

December 9, 2013

Wood Puzzle

Wood Puzzle is a study of parametric design process and CNC fabrication. We try to make a set of wood puzzles that are generated based on curves, and fit together … Continue reading

November 1, 2013

The Happiness Notebook

This project is an attempt to employ Statistical data analysis and Product Design in a personal and intimate context of data visualization. A notebook, inside which traces about a person’s … Continue reading

October 20, 2013

Printing paper

I started using 3d printer a few months ago. While enjoying the precision, like many people, I wish there could be more organic materials available. After working on a few … Continue reading

October 8, 2013

The Happiness Project

Abstract: Living in New York city is both exciting, and challenging. As a large and ethnically diverse metropolis, the city is home to more than 8 million people; as many … Continue reading

September 29, 2013

Design for social enterprise

A few years ago, I discovered a visual design company based in Hong Kong called CODESIGN. It was established by two successful commercial designers. After working on a series of … Continue reading

June 4, 2013

algorithmic composition

In the beginning of spring semester, my teacher Shantell Martin invited her friend Zack Lieberman to give a talk about their collaborations on a series of drawing applications. Combining the … Continue reading

May 20, 2013

the KIND lamp

Living in New York city is both exciting, and challenging. As a large and ethnically diverse metropolis, the city is home to more than 8 million people; as many as … Continue reading

May 17, 2013

Sound Wave

Sound Wave is a multi-media application that generates visual effects based on digital music sound track. Click Here to view sample video.

April 9, 2013

PB&J

PB&J is an animation inspired by free peanut butter, jam and bread supplied at my program at Tisch School of Arts, NYC. For years, they have remained faithful partners-in-crime of … Continue reading

March 27, 2013

Poster Design

Poster Design for 2013 ITP Spring Show

March 6, 2013