Hello, this is
Dan Chen
I am a
designer
I am a
engineer
I design human robot
interactions
My research is around
Mental Projections
I create new form of
engagement
I explore the digital and physical
initmacy
I create open tools that
empwoers
I instigates augmented
intimacy
I create platforms for people to locate
communities
I makes devices that questions self
identity
I create accessible and playful
open designs
Upcoming Exhibition
Studying phycology of objects relation through
Prototying

Design Portfolio

dankc.com

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

 

Technical Portfolio

danchen.work

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

 

Bio

Dan Chen is a designer and engineer. He communicates his ideas through working prototypes, investigating new ways of approaching user interactions.

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 8 years of design experience and now works at Culture Robotics as senior engineer. Previous positions include MIT Lifelong Kindergarten as an industrial designer. Johnson & Johnson as Senior Interaction Designer. Senior Interaction Designer at IDEO.

His personal work has been featured in CNET, The Huffington Post, the verge, Engadget, Mashable and Daily Mail. Dan was invited as a speaker at TEDx Vienna on the future of intimacy in 2016. His work was exhibited in Vitra Design Museum, MAK Wien, Design Museum Gent & Ars Electronica.

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.

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