How to explore the possibilities in life and nature?
Yiyuan Bai as an interdisciplinary material maker, she focuses more on making sustainable materials and tends to develop materials into products, accessories or art installations according to their own characteristics.
In the last two years, her works have won awards in the International Environmental Protection Art Creation Contest and CADA Japan Concept Art Design Competition.
During the one year period of studying at the Royal College of Art, she mainly applied herbal medicine Pogostemon Cablin, Herba Eupatoriican to craft biomaterials, with the application of binding materials, using the liquid of beans and other materials to generate hard and soft bio-materials. Besides, she attempted to explore the changes of natural dyeing on herbal medicine through acid-base changes.
As her graduation is approaching, she is considering about if there are partners whose majors are related biomedical engineering, herbal medicine or product design that have interests in collaborating on projects.