Sian Fan

Sian Fan is part of Lick The Future, a where's the frame? collection of 6 London vanguard artists. The London based artist graduated from CSM in 2020 and seeks new ways for people to coexist with technology – especially when it comes to the embodiment, spirituality and human experience in this hyperconnected world. For more information, go to her collection page.




Central SaintMartins, MA Fine Art, Distinction



TheUniversity of Brighton, BA Performance & Visual Art Dance, 1st Class withHons



Solo Exhibitions



SianFan: Works, Mercury Online Festival, Online

TheNew Artist, Online



Selected Group Exhibitions


Houseof Bandits, Sarabande Foundation, London, UK

DigitalArt Month, Contemporary and Digital Art Fair, Miami, USA

Lickthe Future, Where's the Frame?, Online

ArtistShowcase Program, Urban Screens, Sydney, Australia

DigitalArt Month, Contemporary and Digital Art Fair, New York, USA

MayFair Art Weekend Showreel, The May Fair Hotel, London, UK

Off-site:Designing at a Distance, London Design Festival, Granary Square,London, UK

VirtualDesign Week, Aciiid, Online

Together,Slash Arts, Harwich, UK

GraduateShowcase, Central Saint Martins, Online

DoKnot With 'Er', Lux, Online

Introductions,Slash Arts, Artland, Online

AreYou Still Watching?, The Viewing Room, Online

15,Online Performance Art Festival, Online

Becomings,APT Gallery, London, UK

Sale,Tate Exchange, Tate Modern, London, UK



PostGraduate Auction, The Lethaby Gallery, London, UK

CreativeLab, Arcade East, London, UK

STORYHACK,British Council, Tirana, Albania  

Livesof Net Art, Tate Modern, London, UK

VanishingPoint: The Curation and Preservation of Virtual Reality, Central SaintMartins, London, UK

WeAre Here We Are, Apiary Studios, London, UK

Movement,Tate Exchange, Tate Modern, London, UK




PlayUK,British Council, Western Balkans, Bulgaria

Broke,The Minories, Colchester, UK

TechnoUtopia by G_url Project, Sluice Gallery, London, UK

Plugin,Firstsite, Colchester, UK

PlayBack, ICA, London, UK

TheFinder, Offsite Project, Online

Catalyst,RADA, London, UK

Error,Dalpofz, Online



HerVisions, Second Home, London, UK

PlayBack, De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill On Sea, UK

PlayBack, Aesthetica Short Film Festival, London, UK

TECHNEX The Wrong, The Wrong Biennale, Online

​We:You, Me, Firstsite, Colchester, UK

​Ignition:First Acts, Ruskin Gallery, Cambridge, UK

​PlayBack, Encounters Film Festival, London, UK

​FloatDigital, Firstsite, Colchester, UK

PlayBack, SPACE Studios, London, UK

​MediaArt Fair Germany, Contemporary Art Ruhr, Essen, Germany



YouDon't Own Me, Isthisit, Online

Unlock,The Junction, Cambridge, UK

​AndyWarhol: Digital Factory Residency, Firstsite, Colchester, UK

OutOn Tour, The Gibberd Gallery, Harlow, UK




AfterDark, Cuckoo Farm Studios, Colchester, UK


GraduateShow, University of Brighton, Brighton, UK

​BrightonFestival, Grand Parade Gallery, Brighton, UK




SiteGallery Fresh Takes Commission

EssexCultural Diversity Projects: Essex 2020 Commission

ArtsthreadX ID Global Design Graduate Show Digital Arts Winner

SpillOpen (Shortlist)

LumenPrize (Longlist)

Signals Communicationin Times of Crisis Commission

MullenLowe NovaAward Nomination

​SocialConvention LABS Residency 

ThePlace: Choreodrome (Shortlist)

Phoenix:IdleWeb Commission

FirstsiteCollectors Award




ArcadeEast Creative Lab

BBCNew Creatives Commission

TheUAL Mona Hatoum Scholarship



SouthEast Dance Flourish Fund (Shortlist)




FirstsiteCollectors Award

CollusionCommissions (Shortlist)

IgnitionCatalyst Award

ScreenSouth VR Lab Bursary

SouthEast Dance Supported Artist

FloatDigital Associate Artist




RandomActs Ignition Commission

GibberdGallery: Out On Tour Commission

FirstsiteDigital Factory Residency



ENASTravel Award



SeoulNational University Outstanding Creative Achievement Award