Hong-Yi ShihGraduate Student

HongYi is an innovative interior designer focused on sustainable interior design. Her hometown, Taiwan, is a small island with scarce natural resources and that motivates her to work on sustainability in interior design and to apply her expertise to help her hometown achieve conservation. HongYi earned her Bachelor of Design degree in Creative Product Design from Nanhua University in Taiwan and she is currently pursuing her MFA degree in Interior Architecture at University of Wisconsin–Madison. In addition to sustainable interior design, Virtual Reality is the other topic that HongYi is focusing on with the goal of creating a virtual human-design interaction environment to explore the finest details of design and built to conserve both on the design process and on the construction and materials.


  • Design Studies

Degree Program

  • MFA Human Ecology: Design Studies