Articles by Seung Chan (Slim) Lim

Photo of SlimSeung Chan Lim is a computer scientist by training, a designer/researcher/engineer by trade. After nine years at MAYA Design, he spent four years exploring craft as well as the visual/performing arts at Rhode Island School of Design and Brown University, where he developed a model of the design process as a multi-dimensional empathic conversation. He is the author of (ital)Realizing Empathy: An Inquiry into the Meaning of Making.

Empathy: Defining, Realizing, and Facilitating

Diagram showing empathy and empathizing

What does empathy mean for user experience? It’s our ability to understand someone else’s experience from their perspective – a valuable skill for any designer. [Read More]