CV
VIVIAN CHAN

Education

  • 2017 - present MFA, Universität der Künste, Berlin, Germany
  • 2009 - 2011 MFA, Konstfack University College of Arts Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 2005 - 2007 BFA, Emily Carr Institute, Vancouver, Canada
  • 2003 - 2005 Fine Arts Diploma, Langara College, Vancouver, Canada

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2016 Der rote Faden, Outside Pluto, Berlin, Germany
  • 2014 Dead White Men, Miejski Ośrodek Sztuki, Gorzów Wielkopolski, Poland
  • 2013 Chan’s Cabinet of Curiosities, Art in Unexpected Places, Richmond, Canada

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2019 Spielclub Oranienstraße 25, nGbK, Berlin, Germany
  • 2019 40 Jahre Kunst im Kontext | Positionen, Schnittmengen, Kommentare, nGbK, Berlin, Germany
  • 2018 L’af 2018, Berlin, Germany
  • 2017 Let Me In, Performance Festival, Berlin, Germany
  • 2017 The Other Way Around, Institut für Alles mögliche, Berlin, Germany
  • 2017 Keramikfrühling Velten, Velten, Germany
  • 2016 Expo86: An Unofficial History, Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
  • 2016 archiMEDIAL, WEYDE3, Berlin, Germany
  • 2016 Chouftouhonna Festival, Centre culturel Mad'art Carthage, Tunis, Tunisia
  • 2015 12. Fachtag „Ich bin dabei! Partizipation in Treptow-Köpenick“, Berlin, Germany
  • 2015 51st International Ceramic and Sculpture Symposium, Bolesławiec, Poland
  • 2015 The Self, James Gallery, Hamilton, Canada
  • 2015 Artspin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
  • 2015 Zentralstation, Rathenau Halle, Berlin, Germany
  • 2015 Kunst am Spreeknie, Berlin, Germany
  • 2014 Art in Unexpected Places, Richmond City Hall, Richmond, Canada
  • 2014 Kunst am Spreeknie, Berlin, Germany
  • 2014 Arbeitsplätze, Schalter Raum, Berlin, Germany
  • 2014 Macht Geld!, Schalter Raum, Berlin, Germany
  • 2013 perFORM. Performance in der Stadt: antiform, Königswinter, Germany
  • 2012 Chan’s Window of Curiosities, Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 2012 Last of Summer, Zukunft, Berlin, Germany
  • 2011 Spring Exhibition, Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 2011 Line by Line, Luma Park in Hammarby Sjöstad, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 2011 Collaborative Performances, Premiss, Bergen, Norway
  • 2010 Empire of Dirt, Eskilstuna Konstmuseum, Eskilstuna, Sweden
  • 2010 Smog Performance Festival, Galeria Sektor I, Katowice, Poland
  • 2010 Dirty Date, Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 2007 Emily Carr Institute 2007 Grad Show, Emily Carr Institute, Vancouver, Canada
  • 2006 Rituals, Media Gallery, Emily Carr Institute, Vancouver, Canada
  • 2005 Student Exhibition, Langara College, Vancouver, Canada

Projects and Freelance Work

  • 2019 Mitmachstadt Asia, project developer and facilitator, Miaoli County, Taiwan
  • 2017 Sensory Memory, workshop facilitator, SMASH, Berlin, Germany
  • 2015 Die Geschichte einer Banana, lecturer, Rathaus Treptow, Berlin, Germany
  • 2013 Banana Craft, lecturer, Richmond Cultural Centre, Richmond, Canada
  • 2013 Galerie Michael Janssen, gallery assistant, Berlin, Germany
  • 2010 Dirty Date, curator, Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 2010 The Scandinavian Bubble, lecturer, Academy of Fine Arts in Wrocław, Poland
  • 2007 Transitions, curator, The Stairwell Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
  • 2005 Blanket Contemporary Art Inc., gallery assistant, Vancouver, Canada

Bibliography/Publications

  • 2016 Catalogue Chouftouhonna Festival international d’Art Féministe de Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia
  • 2015 Artystki z pleneru irytowały i fascynowały bolesławian http://istotne.pl/boleslawiec/wiadomosc/CdF/artystki-z-pleneru-irytowaly-i-fascynowaly-boleslawian, Aug 26 2015
  • 2015 Must-Sees This Week: July 9 to 15, 2015. Canadian Art, Toronto, Canada
  • 2013 Oschmann, Roswitha. Der Verein “antiform” organisierte Performance-Aktionen. General Anzeiger, Bonn, Deutschland. August 11 2013
  • 2013 Cheng, Eva. (Art in unexpected places selected). 入選藝術在意想不到的地方計劃兩華裔獲撥款列市展公共藝術 Ming Pao Daily News, Vancouver,Canada. Feb 24 2013
  • 2012 Katalog- Issue 7: Gemini Performance Alter Egos. Central Canadian Center for Performance. Editor jaymez, Canada
  • 2010 Nordlung-Hessler, Tita. En samling nya berättelser. Eskilstuna-Kuriren, Eskilstuna, Sweden. Nov 4 2010
  • 2009 Tracing the Borders. Editors Olivia Bailey, Sally Mumby-Croft, Sarah Walters, England
  • 2007 Emily Carr Institute Undergraduate Exhibition Catalogue 2007, Vancouver, Canada
  • 2005 Art This... Art That. Langara College Grad Catalogue, Vancouver, Canada

Grants

  • 2011 Graduation scholarship from Konstfack University College of Arts Crafts and Design
  • 2010 Scholarship from the Ulla Fröberg-Cramérs Stipendiestiftelse
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