SIAN FAN

 

EDUCATION

 

2018-Present

Central Saint Martins, MA Fine Art

2018-2019

Central Saint Martins, PG Cert Fine Art

2011-2014

The University of Brighton, BA (Hons) Performance & Visual Art Dance, (1st)

 

EXHIBITIONS & SCREENINGS

Liquid Crystal Display X Efflorescence.1, Group Show (Vanishing Point: The Curation and Preservation of Virtual Reality), LVMH Theatre, VR & AR Installation, 2019.

 

Biophony, Group Show (We Are Here We Are), Apiary Studios, Sound Sculpture, 2019

Host, Group Show (Tate Exchange), Tate Modern, Interactive Virtual Reality Installation, 2019

Garden 2, Group Show (PlayUK - British Council), British Council, Western Balkans, Virtual Reality Installation, 2018.

Partial Bodies, Group Show (Broke), The Minories, Holographic Video Installation, 2018.

Garden 2, Group Show (Techno Utopia), Sluice, Virtual Reality Installation, 2018.

 

Rituals, Group Show (Digital Arts Festival), University of Essex, Virtual Reality / Augmented Reality Installation, 2018.

Rituals, Group Show (Plugin), Firstsite, Virtual Reality / Augmented Reality Installation, 2018.

Bloom, Group Show (Play Back), ICA, Video, 2018.

Garden 2, Online Group Show (The Finder), Offsite Project, WebGL, 2018.

Garden 2, Group Show (Catalyst Showcase), RADA, 2018.

Partial Bodies, Online Group Show (Error), Dalpofz, Video Still, 2018.

Bloom, Group Show (Her Visions), Second Home, Video, 2017.

Bloom, Group Show (Play Back), De La Warr Pavilion, Video, 2017.

Bloom, Group Show (Play Back), Aesthetica Short Film Festival, Video, 2017.

 

Garden 2 / Partial Bodies, Group Show (TECHNE X The Wrong), The Wrong Biennale, WebGL / Video, 2017.

Garden 2 / Partial Bodies, Group Show (We: You, Me), Firstsite, Virtual Reality / Holographic Video Installation, 2017.

Bloom, Group Show (Ignition: First Acts), Ruskin Gallery, Video, 2017.

Deathlessness Zine, Group Show (FOMO - as part of PDF library by Keiken), Falmouth Art Gallery, PDF, 2017.

Bloom, Group Show (Play Back), Encounters Film Festival, Video, 2017.

Garden 2 / Partial Bodies, Group Show (Float Digital), Firstsite, 360 Video / Video Installation, 2017.

 

Bloom, Group Show (Play Back), The Hive Worcester, Video, 2017.

 

Bloom, Group Show (Play Back), HOME Manchester, Video, 2017.

Bloom, Group Show (Play Back), Tynside Cinema, Video, 2017.

Gravitations, Film Screening, OKTV, Video, 2017.

Bloom, Group Show (Play Back), SPACE Studios, Video, 2017.

Garden / Partial Objects, Group Show (Float Digital), Firstsite, VR Video / Video Installation, 2017.

Gravitations, Group Show (Media Art Fair Germany), Contemporary Art Ruhr, Video, 2017.

Untitled, Group Show (BYOB), Firstsite, Video Installation, 2016.

Duet, (collab with Susi Disorder), Online Group Show (You Don't Own Me - Isthisit), Isthisit, Video, 2016.

Duet, (collab with Susi Disorder), Group Show (Unlock Cambridge), The Junction, Video Installation, 2016.

Deathlessness, Group Show (Andy Warhol: Digital Factory Residency), Firstsite, Video Installation, 2016.

 

Deathlessness / Chroma Hologram, Group Show (Float 4), Firstsite, Video Installations, 2016.

 

Zephyrs, Group Show (OUT ON TOUR Commission), The Gibberd Gallery (The Water Gardens), Sculptural Installation, 2016.

 

Hyperreal / Gravitations Hologram, Group Show (Float 3), Firstsite, Projected Video Installations, 2016.

Gravitations, Online Group Exhibition, Showstudio Fashion Film Award, Video, 2015.

 

Gravitations, Group Show (The Open), Firstsite, Video. 2015.

 

Gravitations (Scrolls), Group Show (After Dark), Cuckoo Farm Studios, Sculptural Installation. 2015.

 

Gravitations, Group Show (The Cavern), The Fling Festival, Video Installation. 2015.

 

Gravitations, Group Show (Open 15), Slack Space Gallery, Video. 2015.

 

Drain, Group Show (Graduate Show), University of Brighton, Live Performance Installation. 2014.

 

Metronome / Imp, Group Exhibition (Pop Upstairs), University of Brighton, Video / Photograph. 2013.

 

Conflict, Group Exhibition (Nomad Land - collab with Hofesh Shechter Company for Brighton Festival), University of Brighton, Video. 2013.

 

Fester / Shards, Group Exhibition (INTRANSITION), University of Brighton, Video Installation / Photographic Series. 2013.

 

PERFORMANCES

Murmurations (Live Art Performance), by Emma Moore,  Lethaby Gallery, Performer, 2019.

 

Silicon_Animism | The Birth of Mother Digital, by Keiken (Group Exhibition), London Design Festival, Performer, 2017.

Oil & Water, by Lorne (Music Video), Dancer, 2017.

Are We Alone, by Anavae (Music Video), Performer, 2017.

Haptic Skins of a Glass Eye, by Ilona Sagar (Solo Exhibition), Tenderpixel, Performer, 2015.

 

Prospopeia:Manual:Hand:Book, by Ilona Sagar (The Residency), Firstsite, Performer, 2015.

 

Perfection & it’s Friends, by Martha Mosse (Graduate Show), University of Brighton, Performer, 2012.


I am a Helicopter, Camera, Queen, by Emily Roysdon (BMW Tate Live), Tate Modern, Performer, 2012.

OTHER PROJECTS

Creative Unity: VR and AR Workshop, Open School East, Workshop Leader, 2018.

 

Rebecca Taylor X Tilt Brush Fall 2018 Presentation (Event), NYC Fashion Week, Augmented Reality App Developer, 2018.

 

HELP, by Viki Browne (Performance), Edinburgh Fringe, Filmmaker / Animator, 2017.

 

Elements Silver Campaign, (Photoshoot & Catalogue), Producer, 2017.

Fred Bennett Campaign, (Photoshoot, Short Film & Catalogue), Producer, 2017.

Flipside Exhibition, (Brochure), Designer, 2016.

D for diamond Campaign, (Photoshoot & Catalogue), Producer, 2016.

 

AWARDS & COMMISSIONS

BBC New Creatives, 2019.

 

The UAL Mona Hatoum Scholarship, 2019.

South East Dance Flourish Fund (Shortlist), 2018.

 

Firstsite Collectors Award, 2017.

Collusion Commissions (Shortlist), 2017.

Ignition Catalyst Award, 2017

Screen South VR Lab Award, 2017.

South East Dance Supported Artist, 2017.

Float Digital Associate Artist, 2017.

 

Random Acts Ignition Commission, 2016.

Gibberd Gallery: OUT ON TOUR Commission, 2016.

ENAS Travel Award, 2015.

Seoul National University Outstanding Creative Achievement Award, 2014.

 

The University of Brighton Student Employability Award, 2014.

 

PRESS

London Live, Surreal Politics at Tate, 2019.

 

Contemporary Lynx Issue 2(10), Leaky Bodies, 2018.

 

Offsite Project, The Finder - Interview, 2018.

Isthisit Issue 3, 2017.

South East Dance AW17 Brochure, 2017.

Ube Zine Issue 5, 2016.

Harlow Harrier, Out on Tour Coverage, 2016.

Essex County Standard, The Light Fantastic - After Dark Coverage, 2015.

The Streets Today Blog, 2015.

 

The Guardian Online, The University of Brighton Graduate Show - in pictures, 2014.

 

Tate Hyperlink Festival Blog, 2013.

© 2019 by Sian Fan.