Yang Wang is a new media artist based in Brooklyn, New York. As a coding artist, his computational work explores the potential of using new media technology for artistic expression and philosophical discourse. Having professional backgrounds both in programming and art, he utilizes and interactivity and computer algorithms not only as a new way to create digital works but also as a new dimension that allows artworks to express ideas with depth and complexity.
Yang is also a professional programmer and a designer. Yang has helped many art institutions create large-scale, high-profile interactive installations. For instance, the ARTLENS Exhibition for Cleveland Museum of Art, “Emissary” Trilogy and BOB for artist Ian Cheng exhibited at MOMA PS1 and Serpentine London respectively, Interactive Kitchen for the Pirch Store at SOHO, a large-scale interactive experience Exhibit: Growth for west coast based Umpqua Bank, and many more.
Yang Wang holds a BFA of Artistic Design from University of Science and Technology, Beijing(USTB), and a MPS in Interactive Media Arts from Interactive Telecommunication Program (itp) from New York University(NYU). Yang lives in Brooklyn, NY with his wife & project partner Zhenzhen Qi, who is doing her doctorate study at Columbia University, Teacher’s college in new media art education.
Design: Interaction Design / Experience Design / Visual Design
zzyw studio: The Studio
Discourse:An on-going project, hosting salons and events about new media art and culture, and dinner gathering.
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