Founder/Executive Creative Director, Cynda Media Lab
Professor, Creative Technology & Design, FIT
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C.J. Yeh is a creative director, artist, educator, and author. Yeh has published seven books to date, several of which have been adopted by universities in Taiwan as textbooks. Yeh has won multiple teaching awards including the FIT President’s Award for Faculty Excellence, the SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, and the Adobe Educators’ Choice Awards. Yeh’s research interests include the practices, theories, and history of digital art.
Yeh’s prolific exhibition schedule includes solo exhibitions at the Queens Museum of Art, the The Museum at FIT, and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei. Yeh has also lectured extensively around the world including speeches at the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Cornell University, United Nations New York, and a TEDx Talk at TEDxFultonStreet.
Yeh is the founder of Cynda Media Lab, an award winning interdisciplinary design studio. Cynda Media Lab’s venerable client list includes the Disney music legend — Alan Menken, technology giant — Google, and the world leading toy design company — GUND. As an expert in digital branding and visual identity system design, Yeh has won some of the most prestigious international awards including the Communication Arts Typography Award, HOW International Design Award, and the iF Design Award. Yeh’s design has been featured in numerous publications including How to Start Your Career as a Graphic Designer, published by Allworth Press.