Born in Singapore, Aidan Huang is the editor-in-chief of Onextrapixel
Born and raised on the small tropical island of Singapore, I have always been fascinated about the art and science of design. I am Aidan Huang, the editor-in-chief of Onextrapixel, a web design and development online magazine. I am also an ingenious blogger and entrepreneur who loves to see the world through the eyes of others. I like to reinvent myself as part of my job and believe that every design should have a purpose.
10 questions for Aidan Huang:
What did you do before becoming a designer/developer?
I was a formerly a civil servant before making the switch. I have always been interested in art and creativity and often experiment with them.
Where do you turn for inspiration?
The web is my primary source of inspiration. Other times, I turn to the real environment
Which are your favorite studios, designers or agencies?
I don't have a particular preference on an individual or agency but rather focus on the work they produce.
Who do you side with: Team Mac or Team PC?
I've joined Team Mac 5 years ago and never look back.
Is your city a good place for designers?
Yes, though my city is pretty small, we do have some really good designers. Sadly we are often trend followers rather than setters.
Which technologies are you excited about?
HTML5 and mobile commerce.
How many hours do you work each week?
It depends, but I try work no more than 30 hours.
Do you listen to music while you work? Describe your playlist.
I don't really listen to music when I work. I prefer the sound of nature.
What is your favorite book?
I love motivational books. Drive by Daniel H. Pink.
What is your favorite sport?
I'm a soccer fanatic