Rui Zhang


Rui Zhang recieved her 1st PhD degree from Wuhan University of Technology, China in June 2013. Her 1st PhD topic was Research on Neoteric Industrial Development Status and Design of Wuhan. After that, she has worked as a lecturer in the areas of design theory, product design and exhibition design in Hubei University of Arts and Science, China for 8 years. She worked as a visiting fellow at the University of Canberra, Australia (UC) from 2015 to 2016. She started her 2nd PhD study at UC in September 2019 and transferred to UniSA Creative in February 2022. Her 2nd PhD topic is Improving Visitors’ Immersive Experience in Online Museum Exhibitions on Australian Contemporary Craft from A Human-centred Design Perspective.

Field: Art
Institution: University of Canberra, University of South Australia

Conference Schedule

Human geography, wayfinding, mapping, Physical versus temporal space, digital publics, galleries/museums

Title of Paper
Understanding the Role of Immersive Technologies for Improving Visitors’ Interactive Experience of Contemporary Crafts in Museum Exhibition