________ × Ren Yuan

r@renyuan.io

Selected projects
W = Fs

Interactive Installation, Real-time, 2022
Commissioned by
Nike

W = Fs is an interactive installation. User movement data is obtained through sensors, and abstract graphics are generated when the user does work.

F = ma

Interactive Installation, Real-time, 2021
Commissioned by
Nike

F = ma is an interactive installation. User movement data is obtained through sensors and converted into force control lines to form the shape of the user's body.

Car(human)

Interactive Installation, Real-time, 2019
Commissioned by
Volkswagen

Car(human) is an interactive installation. Through sensors, data on the user's operation of the steering wheel, throttle, turn signal, and windshield wiper are obtained to generate abstract visual and sound in real-time.

Chinese Zodiac

Data visualization program, Real-time, 2019
Commissioned by
Magnetic Field Technology

Chinese Zodiac is a data visualization program. It is used at a public space entrance to display the current visitor's zodiac sign, the total number of visitors from each zodiac sign, and the total number of historical visitors.

WHY NOT

Data-driven video, 1'15", 2019
Commissioned by
GeekPark

WHY NOT is a data-driven video based on code generation. The visual creation is based on brainwave sensors that collect brainwave data from specific users as they think about questions during an interview.

IF

Data-driven video, 1'30", 2018
Commissioned by
GeekPark

IF is a data-driven video based on code generation. The visual creation is based on thousands of user questionnaires about artificial intelligence on the web.

Speed

Interactive Installation, Real-time, 2017
Commissioned by
Nike

Speed is an interactive installation. The visual creation is Ren Yuan's abstract expression of the speed experience by participating in Nike's running speed experimental training.

Swarma

Code generated video, 36", 2017
Commissioned by
Swarma Club

Swarma is a digital video based on code generation.

Live Coding Piano

Audiovisual performance, real-time, 2017
Concept, design, programming:
Ren Yuan
Music: Yue Xuan

Live Coding Piano is a live performance that combines real-time programming with piano playing. Ren Yuan visualized Yue Xuan's music through live coding, presenting the entire process and result of creation to the audience.

Play

Audiovisual performance, real-time, 2016
Concept, design, programming:
Ren Yuan
Music: Hong Qile

Play is an audiovisual performance. Ren Yuan uses a program to analyze Hong Qile's music signals and control abstract visual forms and movements in real-time.

11010110

Audiovisual performance, real-time, 2016
Concept, design, programming:
Ren Yuan
Music: Hong Qile

11010110 is an audiovisual performance. Ren Yuan uses a program to analyze Hong Qile's music signals and control abstract visual forms and movements in real-time.

X-LIVE

Music visualization video, 1'18", 2015
Commissioned by
X-LIVE

X-LIVE is a music visualization video based on code generation.