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Jianye Wang is a Deaf 3D Artist and 3D Animator. He was born deaf in China and earned a B.A. degree in Art Design from Changchun University in 2001, and an MFA in VFX and Animation from Academy of Art University in the US in 2018. He has been working in the 3D industry for over 12 years and currently work as a 3D artist and animator at Motion Light Lab, Gallaudet University.

He has worked on several projects, including the German animated film ‘Laura’s Star Xmas Special’ in 2006 and multiple CG projects for documentaries. The short film ‘Dimensions,’ in American Sign Language, won the Best Animated Film award at the Festival Clin d’Oeil 2022.