Elaine Yan Ling Ng

Founder and Design Director at The Fabrick Lab, TED FELLOW, The Fabrick Lab

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Elaine Yan Ling Ng


Elaine Yan Ling Ng stands as a visionary multi-media artist and designer, celebrated for her pioneering work at the intersection of textiles, electronics, biomimicry, and installations. Earnestly dubbed the 'techno fairy' by Elle Deco, Elaine's designs mesmerize audiences with their seamless fusion of nature-inspired aesthetics and innovative technological applications. Through collaborations with esteemed global design entities like Nissan Design Europe and Nokia Design Beijing, Elaine has garnered a slew of awards, cementing her status as a luminary in contemporary design circles. In 2015, Elaine was honored with the Swarovski Designers of the Future Award, a prestigious recognition of her innovative contributions to the field. Wired UK lauds Elaine's work for its transformative essence, highlighting her remarkable ability to infuse materials with vitality and dynamism. With her visionary outlook and interdisciplinary expertise, Elaine continues to chart new frontiers in design, inspiring awe and admiration with each of her creations.