An ____ Vu 

Computing to enable humanity in knowledge, ability, and creativity


mood~

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Est. 1999 ++
  1. What I’m thinking
  2. What I’m reading
  3. What I’m listening to


Social Impact
Est. 2017 ++
  1. Reach Out  education gap


Photo
Est. 2019 ++
  1. Buddy   concert
  2. Women’s March journalism
  3. Earthgang
  4. BAYNK
  5. Phonecall   abstract
  6. Fire   35mm


An ____ Vu —

  1. “Normal science, the activity in which most scientists inevitably spend almost all their time, is predicated on the assumption that the scientific community knows what the world is like”

    ― Thomas S. Kuhn, The Structure of Scientific Revolutions

  2. “The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.”

  3. ―George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman

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An Vu is a man of many interests and no particular talents.

his past includes:

✱ experimental software engineer and designer at NASA Jet Propulsion Lab (Mars 2020 mission)

✱ founded a 10 person startup note taking app called Logseq, raised $4.1m from a16z, Craft, USV, Matrix, Patrick Collison, Tobi Lutke + more

✱ studied computer science + neuroscience + economics + media studies @ Northeastern... but dropped out :/

✱ built a 100 person non profit in high school to give thousands of low income students free tutoring 


his present includes:

✱ Building a community for 18-26 year old “drop outs” who have already changed the worlds of culture, media, and tech - a new social institution: stanford x soho house 2.0

✱ VP of Special Projects at Stability AI (associated acts include Eleuther, LAION, and the top open source AI lab)

✱ Making social impact culturally relevant + not corny with Contribution Labs - an impact studio that mixes today’s culture with impact

Luxury Hospitality development and financing

VC + angel investing into all his smartest buddies

✱ Consulting on the business of 2 pop singers

✱ Diddling around with ecommerce and FBA with friends <3

✱ trying his very best to maintain sanity, clear skin, and his dumb youth... he turns 23 years 👴🏻 OLD this year and his joints are already failing him...




his future includes:


making elon musk look like a child.


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