Qianqian Ye founded YE/S in 2016, focusing on UX design for architectural, digital and virtual spaces.

Qianqian is an architect / designer / urbanist / creative coder / VRer / cosmologist, with more than 5 years experience working at the intersection of art and technology. With a background in architecture, landscape as well as sociology, she finds it interesting to be a coder who designs and a designer who codes.

She worked at a number of practices internationally, from China, the US, Denmark to Brazil. And she has delivered many projects in various scales, ranging from web app, UI/UX design, product prototyping, architecture and urban design.

She is consistently doing experimental projects about Virtual Reality, IoT, Social Computing, Data Visualization, Tangible Media, Machine Learning and Cosmology. She currently lives with two cats in San Francisco, CA.


Cornell University | Master of Landscape Architecture, minor in Real Estate Program
Zhejiang University of Technology | Bachelor of Architecture


VR Supper Club Interview - by Version, Jan. 2017.
Planning By Doing - with Gehl, Jun. 2016.
¡A todo pedal! - with Gehl, Apr. 2016.
Boise Transportation Action Plan - with Gehl, Apr. 2016.
SAM: Super-Agri-Mart - with Droog, Sep. 2014.
To Be Destroyed - by Museum of Contemporary Art, Sep. 2014.


Special Jury Prize - 2015 Ed Bacon Student Design Competition - Feb. 2015.
Shortlist - London Royal Docks competition - Feb. 2014.
Honorable Mention - ULI Urban Design Competition - Feb. 2013.