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Design Portfolio

This site features selected archive of Dan Chen's work. This includes 2D, 3D, robotic, installations and interactive works.


Technical Portfolio

A collection of tutorials and experiemnts that Dan have written. Ranging from how to use network protocals, bluetooth, chips, 3D printers and many little fun projects.


Traveling Exhibition

This page showcases my current work that are on traveling exhbition in Europe.



Dan Chen is an interaction designer and improvisational engineer. He inspires people through working prototypes, investigates ways for crafting a better user experience.

He has several degrees including a MAS from MIT, an MFA in digital media from RISD and a BFA in communication design from UConn. He has over 7 years of design experience and now works at Johnson & Johnson as Senior Interaction Designer. Previous positions include Senior Interaction Designer at IDEO, Product Designer, and developer at The Economist Group and Morningstar Inc.

His personal work has been featured in CNET, The Huffington Post, the verge, Engadget and Daily Mail. Dan was invited as a speaker at TEDx Vienna on the future of intimacy in 2016. His work will be included in Hello, Robot: Design between Human and Machine exhibitions in Vitra Design Museum, MAK Wien & Design Museum Gent between 2017 to 2022.

Working in the realms of robotics, communication design, interaction design and product design, Dan explores the new ways of communication and human experience through working prototypes and storytelling, inviting a reflective evaluation and implication.