Tina Yan Tina Yan is a Vancouver based communication designer currently studying her third year at Emily Carr University of Art + Design. With a strong focus on ecological and social issues, she is passionate about developing creative solutions for a variety of design problems, through discourse, research, ideation, iteration, and refinement. Her work consists of, but is not limited to, systems design, branding, packaging, and publication.
  • Ditch the Bottle: Plastic Bottles and Design Activism Our Plastics Problem How do we begin to examine and deconstruct our relationship with plastic? Since its discovery, designers, inventors and engineers alike have exploited its cheap cost, durability, and flexibility of use. It was not until recently that we recognized problems with this material, especially regarding plastic waste. Yet we still continue to use […] No responses April 18, 2016