Umi is an interactive designer who likes to build things with code. She has strong UX background and has been working in digital media since 2009. Right now she's working as a Graphic/Multimedia Editor at The New York Times, while occasionally teaches at Parsons School of Design. <more>
An interactive Twitter visualization of human cravings during 13 major US public events from Fall 2015 to Spring 2016. http://collectivecraving.us
A website showcasing all of the thesis projects from Parsons MFA Design & Technology Class of 2016. http://mfadt.parsons.edu/2016/
A visualization of 5781 postcards across US from 1898 - 1931, taken from NYPL digital collection. Demo: http://slowfa.de/pastposts/
A visualization of the ethnicities of the directors and actors of the 1000 highest rated movies on IMDB. Contribution to #OscarsSoWhite conversation on Twitter. Demo: http://slowfa.de/imdb1000
An installation that captures the relationship between people and their inner craving. It asks the audience one simple question, “If you could have ANY food in the world right now, what would you wish for?”
An installation that tries to instigate people's inner craving, through real food display interface (pizza, sushi, burger, bacon, steak).
An AR mobile app that highlights the diversity of NYC by combining multi-sensory aspects of visuals + recorded audio of real New Yorkers.
An installation that encourages interactions between strangers, by forcing them to hold hands to complete a human circuit that triggers sound.
A visualization showing all the cheap-eats options based on proximity Parsons School of Design, NY. Dataset from Yelp, made in Processing.
/ˈplāˌground/ a.k.a Experiments that aren't worthy enough for a portfolio but somehow I'd like to remind the myself that I was once this eager of learning new stuffs. And it was indeed fun!
Here are some of my old portfolios from my past role as a User Experience (UX) Evangelist for Microsoft Indonesia (2012-2014). Clients for both Windows Phone and Windows 8 app design include: Trakindo CAT, Garuda and Citilink Indonesia, Bank Central Asia, Kaskus, BlueBird Taxi, Express Taxi, Bussan Auto Finance, MetroTV, OkeZone, etc. See more Mobile App's UI+UX Design work.