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)

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS & SCREENINGS

PlayUK, British Council, Tirana, Virtual Reality Installation, 2019.

 

Anamorphic Waves, Ugly Duck, Virtual Reality Installation, 2019.

 

Lives of Net Art, Tate Modern, Augmented Reality Face Filter, 2019.

Vanishing Point: The Curation and Preservation of Virtual Reality, Central Saint Martins, Virtual Reality / Augmented Reality, 2019.

 

We Are Here We Are, Apiary Studios, Sound Sculpture, 2019.

CSM @ Tate Exchange, Tate Modern, Interactive Virtual Reality Installation, 2019.

PlayUK, British Council, Western Balkans, Virtual Reality Installation, 2018.

Broke, The Minories, Holographic Video Installation, 2018.

Techno Utopia by G_url Project, Sluice, Virtual Reality Installation, 2018.

Plugin, Firstsite, Virtual Reality / Augmented Reality Installation, 2018.

Play Back, ICA, Video, 2018.

The Finder, Offsite Project, WebGL Experience, 2018.

 

Catalyst, RADA, Virtual Reality Installation 2018.

Error, Dalpofz, Video Still, 2018.

Her Visions, Second Home, Video, 2017.

Play Back, De La Warr Pavilion, Video, 2017.

Play Back, Aesthetica Short Film Festival, Video, 2017.

 

TECHNE X The Wrong, The Wrong Biennale, WebGL / Video, 2017.

We: You, Me, Firstsite, Virtual Reality / Holographic Video Installation, 2017.

Ignition: First Acts, Ruskin Gallery, Video, 2017.

Play Back, Encounters Film Festival, Video, 2017.

Float Digital, Firstsite, 360 Video / Video Installation, 2017.

Play Back, SPACE Studios, Video, 2017.

Media Art Fair Germany, Contemporary Art Ruhr, Video, 2017.

You Don't Own Me, Isthisit, Video, 2016.

 

Unlock Cambridge, The Junction, Video Installation, 2016.

Andy Warhol: Digital Factory Residency, Firstsite, Holographic Video Installation, 2016.

 

OUT ON TOUR, The Gibberd Gallery, Sculptural Installation, 2016.

 

After Dark, Cuckoo Farm Studios, Sculptural Installation. 2015.

 

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

Godspell Musical Circus, by Little Stars Circus (Performance), Brentwood Centre, Set Designer (Contortion Podiums), 2019.

 

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

Creative Lab Participant, 2019.

 

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.

 

PRESS

Virtual Super Land, Instagram TV - Interview - 2019.

 

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.

 

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

© 2019 by Sian Fan.