About the artist

Sian is an Australian based lighting designer collaborating on and delivering productions both nationally and overseas.

Over many years, Sian has created work for many high profile companies and projects such as Sydney Theatre Company, Belvoir St Theatre, The Banff Centre Canada, DeQuincey Co. and the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale in collaboration with Aileen Sage Architects.

With an educational background in lighting for live performance, previous educational institutions attended include; The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, The Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts and The Banff Centre. Sian is also currently completing a Masters of Architectural Science (illumination) at The University of Sydney guided by Dr Wendy Davis.

It is through the study of lighting design science that Sian explores the possibilities of innovation in aesthetics for contemporary performance and its audience, while pairing the exploration of modern dramaturgy and theatre making crafts to lighting design as a creative medium.