Calvin Liu is a bachelor and master's Graduate from the University of California, Irvine (UCI), holding both a B.S. and a M.S. in Information and Computer Science. Calvin's work has focused on forms of identity mediation through artifacts, spacemaking and performance. His latest research interest involved an ethnographic inquiry into the furry fandom and examined the ways in which affordances of virtuality played out in physical space. Calvin's previous work included co-authoring an examination into the communication practices of large collections of live-streaming audiences and was presented at ACM CHI 2017.