Confessions of a researchaholic

May 9, 2021

Wooden slippers

Filed under: Real — liyiwei @ 5:02 am

Draw something every day.

May 6, 2021

Contented mallard duck

Filed under: Imaginary,Real — liyiwei @ 8:53 pm
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A pair of mallard ducks have been wandering around the neighborhood recently, but I saw only the male one this day.

May 4, 2021


Filed under: Imaginary — liyiwei @ 4:44 pm

The best in show in SIGGRAPH 2018 electronic theater is now available online:

May 3, 2021

Spiral tower dream

Filed under: Imaginary — liyiwei @ 9:42 pm
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One main reason I wanted to practice drawing is to show you my (often vivid and unusual) dreams.

May 2, 2021

Speedy drawing exercise

Filed under: Real — liyiwei @ 4:43 pm

This is an important practice for visual analysis to distill the gist of a subject.

April 26, 2021

Red-ringed moon

Filed under: Real — liyiwei @ 9:39 am
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My camera couldn’t capture the effects so I drew instead.

April 25, 2021

Masked identity

Filed under: Imaginary — liyiwei @ 9:06 pm
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I never understand why some people crave for attention; isn’t it more liberating to be able to move around undetected?


Filed under: Real — liyiwei @ 10:30 am

So the Oscars were invented to glamorize the movie industry when it was looked down upon during its infancy, which begets a question: is it wise to care about awards, especially in our own professions?

April 24, 2021

Battered box

Filed under: Real — liyiwei @ 9:07 am
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The shape of this box reflects its international journey.

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