Rebecca Ruige Xu

Department of Transmedia

Associate Professor, Computer Art and Animation

Rebecca Xu

014 Shaffer Art Building
Syracuse, NY 13244-1210

Rebecca Ruige Xu’s artwork and research interests include experimental animation, visual music, artistic data visualization, interactive installations, digital performance, and virtual reality.

Her recent work has appeared at Ars Electronica Animation Festival; SIGGRAPH Art Gallery; Aesthetica Short Film Festival, United Kingdom; Museum of Contemporary Art, Italy; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art; Magmart International Videoart Festival, Italy; FILE – Electronic Language International Festival, Brazil; Techfest -Technical Arts Exhibition, India; Colloquium culture and digitization, Switzerland; CYNETart, Germany; International Digital Art Exhibition, China; Huddersfield Festival, UK; and Boston Cyberarts Festival. She has also been a research fellow at Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse, Syracuse University, since 2011.

Xu has worked professionally in the fields of computer animation, visual effects, digital imaging, web design, and user interface design in China and the United States.


  • M.F.A., Syracuse University
  • B.S., Beijing Institute of Technology