CYRIL.ART

Cyril W. Chen (陳嘉雯, they/them, b. 1998)
is an animation filmmaker, author, and digital media artist
based in Treaty 4 & 13


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workshops
// Provincial ArtCade Program - digital workshop artist / visiting artist - Mackenzie Art Gallery - February 2020 - present
// Experimental Animation workshop: Animating with Mixed Media
- Mackenzie Art Gallery - March 21 & 29, 2021
// Gone in a Flash Livestream Series - Saving Your Flash Art from the Grave -
Mackenzie Art Gallery & Neutral Ground Artist Run Centre - Flash Archiving Workshop using Conifer -
https://mackenzie.art/event/gone-in-a-flash-workshop-saving-your-flash-art-from-the-grave/ - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YQ3o6iGLcrs&t=1s - https://mackenzie.art/gone-in-a-flash/ - Regina SK / Dec 10, 2020

screenings
// One Take Super 8 | 拜山 ( baai3 saan1) | Regina Public Library Film Theatre | Regina, SK / Oct. 16, 2021 | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wvucgixW0lI
// Animation Festival of Halifax | Select artist for Vegan Delights |
Halifax, NS / May 8, 2021
Films: RAW (CBC, 2020) and Mom's Garden - 妈妈的菜园 (independent, 2019)
https://afx.eventive.org/schedule/6088cb601ccf790075af339f - https://afx.eventive.org/films/60721c63683afa00d36cddaf
// Lunenburg Doc Festival - CBC Shorts: In Search of Ourselves - RAW - Animation Director - http://lunenburgdocfest.com/film/standing-up-short-docs-by-indigenous-filmmakers/?fbclid=IwAR3KFke3kc14wC8vZCNn4DpCXE0J02SWhBya-nIpM_nEOKKLVxWwQXrsNmE - https://watch.eventive.org/lunenburgdocfest/play/5f5e8ac8f2e588005383eb1c/5f56982eb6231b00299f5a2f?fbclid=IwAR3Ih3N0KRBw0qniMl6HlE49jOhqvLzP5fuPYkt9CnLrT9DF1mrQTDf0UBU - Lunenburg NS - September 24-30, 2020
// Emerging Lens Cultural Film Festival - Hood Habits Animated, special premiere -
Co-Director and Animator - https://nsadvocate.org/2019/04/21/news-release-its-happening-the-9th-annual-emerging-lens-cultural-film-festival-april-24-25-26-27-and-the-28th-in-truro-and-new-glasgow/ -  https://globalnews.ca/video/5180342/emerging-lens-cultural-film-festival-3 - https://www.theemerginglens.com/ - Halifax NS - April 24-28, 2019


panels
// Animation Festival of Halifax | Select artist for Big Picture Panel: Recipes for Community in a time of Disaster | Halifax, NS / May 8, 2021
- https://afx.eventive.org/schedule/6088cb601ccf790075af339e
// Digging Through SOIL - online gathering & artist discussion -
Neutral Ground Artist-Run Centre & Mackenzie Art Gallery - Gone in a Flash Series - https://neutralground.sk.ca/?page=eventdetail&year=2020&id=2020121120225112 - https://www.facebook.com/events/1388545388210568/ - Regina, SK / Dec 19, 2020
// Gone in a Flash Livestream Series - Panel Discussion with Dragan Espencheid, Jonas Richner and Clara Chen -
Mackenzie Art Gallery & Neutral Ground Artist Run Centre - https://mackenzie.art/event/gone-in-a-flash-panel-discussion/ - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eVYwhtJyx9Y - Regina SK / Nov 28, 2020




Copyright ©2022 artist Cyril Chen.
Last web update: December 2021  (more updates incoming)