Xiaoyan Shen is an artist, designer, and researcher. She is a master student at program in Art, Culture and Technology, Architecture Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She received her BAS (Bachelor of Arts and Science) degree in City University of Hong Kong. Her interest is in interdisciplinary practice which will build the bridge between art, science, education and technology. She has special interests in artistic practices with life sciences and neuroscience. She also loves creating interactive installations, interfaces, and wearables to explore new possibilities for human interaction experience. Her works have been exhibited in US, Hong Kong and Shanghai.