Founder of Yuue Design,Independent Designer , China
WENG Xinyu was born in Taizhou, Zhejiang Province of China. After graduating from product design at Bauhaus University Weimar and successfully exhibited his works at various design fairs, he founded YUUE design studio in 2015 in Berlin.Together YUUE team,WENG has been working with companies from both Europe and China in developing lighting,furniture,accessories,interiors etc.
The focus of Weng's design practice is to understand the relationship between mankind and its creations.He is interested to use design as an expression to recon social problems.He also seeks inspiration by comparing cultures and re-discovering traditions and legacies.
In 2019, WENG has initiated a project called "Upcycling Shared Bicycles", in which he has converted abandoned bicycled parts into contemporary furniture pieces. Thus he wants to draw public's attention to waste problems caused by over-expanding shared economy,especially in China.
IN COLLABORATION WITH THE NETHERLANDS EMBASSY AND THE DUTCH DESIGN FOUNDATION, DESIGN CHINA BEIJING PRESENTS A JOINT PROJECT WITH DEZEEN AWARD WINNERS ATELIER NL AND WENG XINYU OF YUUE