Joe Ren is a multimedia artist, designer, and educator. He is a co-founder / chief designer at Expose Art Magazine. He also serves as a vice-chair of the Executive Committee at the Association of Chinese Artists in American Academia (ACAAA). His research is about investigating the relationship between reality and representation found in the tension between humans and nature. For the past few years, he has exhibited his artworks nationally and internationally in America, Sweden, Finland, South Korea, and China.
His research and articles have been published in China, England, and America such as Fusion + Evolution - Teaching and Learning of Design, New Media Art, International Academic Forum on Individualized Education of Art and Design in International Field of Vision, Chinese Literature Today, etc. Currently, he is teaching Digital Media and Design at the Department of Communications, Cal State University Bakersfield.