BA in Art History, Indiana University
Experience: Event Coordinator and Chief Designer at the China General Chamber of Commerce – Chicago. Curator at the Monroe County History Center
Areas of Interest: Music, TV/film, Visual arts, Fine arts, Photography, Video/digital media, Nonprofit work, Entrepreneurship, PR/Marketing
Ideal Job in 10 Years: Director of Advertising. Director of Marketing.
What led you to enroll in the MSLCE program at Northwestern? I wish to combine my artistic ideal and imagination with business.
Favorite (song/movie/show/festival/exhibition … )? Youtube – Vehicle Virgins, Doug Demuro.
What are you most looking forwards to about the MSLCE program? The courses and the internship opportunity.
What is your favorite Chicago landmark/attraction, or what are you most excited to visit? The Art Institute of Chicago
If you could have lunch with one person, who would it be? Doug Demuro, who is a famous motoring journalist and YouTuber. To me, his success means that he knows clearly what car enthusiasts and average YouTube user wants. His 1 million+ views per video means that he knows how to grasp a person’s attention by a simple line of words and a small thumbnail photo, and his 2 millions subscribers prove that he knows how to get people to recognize and trust his “brand”.
If you had to describe yourself in three words they would be … Creative, goal-driven, positive.
If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be? A place that is 72 degrees year round.
What award would you most like to win? Best Advertising
Where are you from? Beijing, China