Vivian Xu graduated from the MFA Design and Technology program at Parsons the New School for Design in New York City. She co-founded dogma openLAB, a community lab, with Parsons Prof. Benjamin Bacon. She is a member of Genspace, located in Brooklyn New York, where she explored the possibilities of bio art and received training in basic operations of a level one molecular bio lab.
Vivian’s practice focuses on the artistic exploration of electronic media and bio media. She currently lives and works in Shanghai.