Vicki Van Chau
is a filmmaker, artist and arts administrator based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. She received a BFA with honours at the Alberta College of Art + Design in Media Arts & Digital Technologies and is an active arts community member having sat on the Board of Directors for the Alberta Media Arts Alliance Society (AMAAS), Exposure Photography Festival and Untitled Art Society. She was the former Programming Director at EMMEDIA Gallery & Production Society where she co-founded the PARTICLE + WAVE Media Arts Festival and Luma Film & Media Art Quarterly. She is currently working with the Alberta Association of Artist-Run Centres to organize the Lands To Travel Through artist-run gathering that will take place in 2021.
Her current film practice started after being accepted into the Herland Video Production & Mentorship Program in 2016. She has since produced and directed short films that have screened at film festivals across Canada and internationally.
Image credit: Still from Pulled Strings (2018), produced and directed by Vicki Van Chau.
Portrait credit: Kai Sunderland