In my past life…
Prior to UX/UI design, I had worked as a arts journalist, assistant producer, communications specialist, media planner, growth hacker and content marketer.
Such diverse experiences have made me a dynamic individual recognized for being communicative, resourceful and strategic.
I choose to pursue product design when I realized the kind of problems I wanted to solve were UX problems. It became clear to me that design delivers more direct impact and create more value for businesses.
Lover of arts and design
I grew up in an artistic family and loved to draw as a kid. My love for the arts eventually led me to take up history of art courses at Yale and enrolled in School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
I had written for numerous award-winning publications and assisted in Emmy-award-winning art documentary. In my spare time, I learn to paint for fun and pleasure.
See the world with my laptop
I became location independent (aka digital nomad) 3 years ago and have worked remotely in 17 cities so far.
I met many inspiring people along the way, and am constantly in awe with what the world has to offer. Staying in one city a few months at a time allows me to get to know places deeper.
Connect with me
I’m always interested in connecting with like-minded souls. You can chat with me about UX, FinTech, Art, digital nomadism or just say hi. Drop me a line at lucia.ziyuan(at)gmail.com. Connect with me on social by clicking on the social icons at the bottom of this page.
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