Alan Kwan

Year of birth, place

Alan Kwan is a media artist and filmmaker from Hong Kong. His work focuses on the creation and design of new technologies and interactive experiences for future cinema. His work has been exhibited at Ars Electronica Festival (Austria), ZKM Center for Art and Media (Germany),404 Festival (Argentina), Vector Game Art Festival (Canada), Games of Art Exhibition (Australia), and also featured in various media including Discovery Channel, WIRED, Popular Science, and Boston Globe.

Started making short film at the age of 9, he has also been a filmmaker whose films have been awarded and showcased at film festivals including International Video Art Festival Camaguey (Cuba), Hong Kong International Film Festival and Hong Kong Independent Short Film and Video Awards (ifva). In late 2011, he was invited to attend the Asian Producer’s Lab at the Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival in Korea.