Hi, I'm Tian,

a UX and product designer now studying HCI/Design at Indiana University who previously interned with MailChimp and IBM. I value clean, elegant designs which bridge user and business needs. In my free time, I enjoy crafts, art, writing, and outdoor activities. Interested in getting in touch? Check out my resume and drop me a line at doutian@iu.edu.

CASE STUDIES--

Brand

2018.5- 2018.8

Product Design: An inline brand style system to accelerate MailChimp users' market content creation.

Coming soon...

Group

2019.1

UX/UI Design: A redesign of Yelp collection for groups.

Donor

2017.10-2018.4

Product Design:  An interactive donation box for CHI 2018.

Coming soon...

VIU

2018.11- Present

UX/UI Design: An AR marker based app for IUB

Menu

2018.3

UX/UI Design: A pleasant menu experiences and quicker in-store services for campus cafe shop.

Picker 

2017.10

UX Design: redesign of a template picker for online diagramming

Cumulo

2016.9-2016.11

UX Research: An educational kids' game for IBM

Lidro 

2015.5-2016.7

Product Design: An intelligent product for home-made fruit wine

Web Memo 

UX Design: A browser plugin for online courses

PLAYGROUND--
ART WORK

Doodle & Calligraphy

When I am not working, my art hobbies sharpen my eyes for beauty: watercolor painting, calligraphy, photography, and handcraft.

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INTERACTIVE RESUME

My Design Story

It's a side project as I am learning Blender and Unity.  I explored some possibilities to tell my design story: 3D comics , filming, and gamification. So far I have the "Experience" and "Design Philosophy" parts done. Please stay tuned. You can interact with it by clicking the image on the left.

SEE PROCESS
ABOUT BEAN

Personal Online Gift Shop

AboutBean is my personal shop that provides gift packaging design and engraving service online. I run it on the biggest social network platform in China, WeChat. So far, I have customized and made gift packages for 67 customers.

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HE BOX

Chinese Tenon-and-mortise Box

He Box is a type of recyclable gift wrapping box which could be used as a candlestick, designed to promote environmental awareness. We use spare laser cutting machine to customize the pattern for customers. On the 2016 Spring Festival eve, we sold out 232 boxes.

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BAMBOO DESIGN

Hand-made natural design

Baizhang used to be a blooming country because of bamboo industry. But today’s production decline witnesses Baizhang’s failing. In order to explore new opportunities for Baizhang, we designed by using the left scrap of bamboo. We believed that nothing deserves discard and we did minimum process to took on the beauty of the natural material.

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@2018 Tian Dou   doutian@iu.edu