Autobiographical cartoon animation of Julius banging his hands on a laptop.

Julius Tarng

After studying Industrial Design & HCI at Carnegie Mellon, I

  1. designed objects and interfaces at Smart Design like this OXO spatula
  2. explored community building and online discourse systems in Branch, Potluck and Rooms
  3. hacked on virtual reality and photographed a bunch of hands
  4. developed tooling and infrastructure to support the workflows of over 600 product designers and thousands of their peers at Facebook, Instagram, Oculus, and WhatsApp
  5. built a tool for you to konmari your Twitter follows
  6. scaled the design team and shaped new accessibility and "no code" initiatives at Webflow

I now

  1. am open to collaborations~ recently contributed to MakeSpace
  2. reconnecting with aesthetics and code at the School for Poetic Computation
  3. am mentoring part-time at Upperstudy
  4. retweet good cool fun stuff on Twitter (say hi!)
  5. build tools and make video games
  6. watch lots of anime
  7. hide out at the library, reading books
  8. try to learn stuff