Christy LaPerriere

UX Designer / Data Analyst / Product Obsessed 

A designer dedicated to storytelling through experience driven products.

Work I'm Proud Of

The work below demonstrates the time I've taken to refine my design skills, develop a deeper understanding of user experience, and become more empathetic towards what constitutes a successful interaction.

An Immersive Approach to Visualizing Birds of the
National Parks

Experience Designer | Aug - Dec 2021

How can augmented reality help users better comprehend data visualizations?

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Skills:  Data Analysis, Data Visualization, Illustration,  Augmented Reality Design

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An Investigation of Museum
Visitor Expectations

Data Analyst | Aug - Dec 2021

What can museums learn from investigating what different museum visitors hope to get out of their experience?

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Skills:  Data Analysis, Data Visualization, Illustration, UX Research

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Wayfinding Best Practices During COVID-19 Pandemic

Brooklyn Museum | UX Researcher | Jan - May 2021

How is the wayfinding behavior of visitors impacted by social distancing and other safety precautions? 

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Skills:  Design Strategy, Observational Testing, UX Research, Service Design

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A Participatory Approach to Mobile Privacy & Security

STIR Lab | UX Researcher | Sept 2018 - Jan 2020

How can community oversight help individuals make better mobile privacy and security decisions?

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Skills:  Participatory Research, Project Management, UX Design, Illustration

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Research

Publications based on research conducted studying community approaches to immersive experiences and privacy and security initiatives. 

Redesigning the Graduate Experience with Community Input

Pratt Institute | Service Designer | Apr - Dec 2021

What does the graduate experience look like post-pandemic and how can one redesign a community using participatory design? 

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Skills:  Participatory Research, Project Management, UX Design, Placemaking

Understanding Effects of Social Dynamics in Immersive Experiences 

Pratt Institute | UX Researcher | Aug - Dec 2020

How do social dynamics affect how immersed one feels in an experience? 

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Skills:  Remote User Testing, Data Visualization, Design Strategy

 

Co-Designing for Community Oversight: How People Make Privacy and Security Decisions Together

STIR Lab | UX Researcher | Sept 2018 - Feb 2019

How can social groups work together in order to enable one another to make smarter mobile privacy and security decisions?

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Skills:  Participatory Research, Project Management, UX Research, UX Design, Illustration

Past Projects

The work that helped build my skills and get me to where I am today. 

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UX Design

Variable West

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App Redesign

Hoptale

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UX Research

School of Visual Arts

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UX Design

Sea Turtle Conservancy