LIEN FAN SHEN

Curriculum Vitae

LIEN FAN SHEN portrait
  • Associate Professor, Film & Media Arts Department

Research

Research Keywords

  • Japanese anime, Animation theory, Animation production, Digital Media , Interest Level: 3

Creative Research

  • Seeing Through the Eyes of Crocodiles, animated short screening in TWIST Seattle Queer Film Festival Media Arts, completed 10/16/2016.
  • Seeing Through the Eyes of Crocodiles, animated short screening in Shanghai Pride Film Festival, winner for the Best Editing Award (director and editor: Lien Fan Shen) Media Arts, completed 06/17/2016.
  • Seeing Through the Eyes of Crocodiles, animated short screening in the Eighth Beijing Queer Film Festival, Beijing, China Media Arts, completed 10/2015.
  • (Re)visualizing Femininity/Masculinity, manga exhibition and public lecture at Leiden’s Honours Academy, Leiden University, Leiden, Netherlands Exhibition, completed 06/2014.
  • Animation-based Depression Evaluation (AIDE) Application on Touch Screen Devices: An instrument to evaluate depressive symptoms in persons with intellectual disability Media Arts Media Arts, in progress 01/10/2014.
  • Hao: An Animated Documentary about Female Masculinity in Taiwan. Media Arts, in progress 05/05/2013.
  • Stage animation for Green Map Project in Repertory Dance Theater. Performance, completed 04/2011.
  • Ghost Interruption (revised), digital performing art, Art Access Gallery Media Arts, completed 05/21/2010.
  • Ghost Interruption (revised), digital performing art, Art in Motion Media Arts, completed 05/05/2010.
  • Ghost Interruption, an interdisciplinary digital media performance that combines real-time animated images and modern dance. Media Arts, in progress 05/02/2009.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jZqhbr0vWFk
  • Thaw, digital art performance, Performance Dance Company, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT Media Arts, completed 2008.
  • Trilogy (destruction/reconstruction/documents), multimedia installation in C02 Taiwan Avant-Grade Documenta Exhibition, completed 11/2002.
  • Reconstruction, multimedia installation in SIGGRAPH Art Gallery Exhibition, completed 08/2002.
  • Reconstruction, digital video screened in New Jersey State Film Festival Media Arts, completed 02/2001.

Research Groups

  • Consortium for Research on China and Asia, Research Professor. 08/2012 - present.

Grants, Contracts & Research Gifts

  • Faculty writing retreat . PI: Lien Fan Shen . Co-PI(s): Chris Lippard, Sarah Sinwell, Jennifer Weber, and Jane Hatter. College of Fine Arts Research in Progress Grant, 12/31/2016 - present. Total project budget to date: $4,140.00
  • The Floating Utah: Utilizing 3D technology to create ukiyo-e style prints of Utah polluted landscapes. PI: Lien Fan Shen. University Creative and Research Grant , 12/30/2016 - present. Total project budget to date: $6,000.00