Dr. Jesvin Yeo, Associate Dean, Graphic Design, Designing Cultures Studio, Nanyang Technological University
Jesvin, who trained at Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design in London, is a multidisciplinary designer and educator based in Singapore. She is the founder of Designing Cultures Studio. She also serves as an Associate Dean (Students) at College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences at Nanyang Technological University; Director of the Directors Board of the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts; and Vice President at the Singapore Society of Asian Studies. Her research focuses on interdisciplinary design research, which explores design in different fields to integrate functional, emotional, cultural and social aspects. Her work has been published internationally, including journal articles, theme conference papers and book chapters, and has been exhibited in top venues and festivals, including Basel School of Design, Museum for Communication Berlin, Hong Kong Heritage Museum, London Design Festival and Art Biennale Venice Design. Jesvin has received more than 60 awards, including Spark Award, Red Dot Communication Design Award, GOOD DESIGN™ Award and iF Communication Design Award.