Weidong Yang is the co-founder and director of Kinetech Arts. He founded Kineviz, creating visual analytics solutions for complex data. He received his Ph.D. in Physics and Master in Computer Science from the University of Oregon.
Weidong was a postdoctoral fellow at UC Berkeley, researching quantum dots. He has collaborated with and created many performances and installations. As a dancer, he has performed with various dance companies, including KUNST-STOFF, Paco Gomes, and Sara Shelton Mann. He was a Scientific Delirium Madness resident artist at Djerassi Resident Artists Program in 2017. He is currently in a 3-year residency at ODC Theatre and Djerassi.