Kunsang Kyirong enjoys making textured materials move under the camera. She weaves together her cultural history, and themes of identity through her research and practice. Currently her work explores the documentation of memories through storytelling and the method of straight ahead animation.

Thanks for stopping by, for info or commissions email me at: kckyirong@gmail.com



CV

Education

2020 BMA, 2D+Experimental Animation, Emily Carr University of Art+Design, Vancouver

Experience

2020   Catalyst Mentorship Program, Vancouver International Film Festival
2020   Assistant Organizer for Stateless Cinema
2020   Yarlung- Director
2020   Them Days- Director, Music Video for Iamtheliving
2019    All In- Director, Music Video for Desirée Dawson
2019    City of Light- Animation compositor and editor, Film by Tomoyo Ihaya, AHHA Gallery,                        Gwangju, South Korea
2018    I Mistook You For A Rock- Director
2015    Artist in Residence- The Dragon Academy, Toronto, Ontario

Awards

2020    Prize Winner, Ottawa International Animation Festival, Canada
2020    Professional Development Grant, Canada Council for the Arts

Film Screenings

2020    Yarlung, Dharamsala International Film Festival, India
2020    Yarlung, Cannes Short Film Festival, France
2020    Yarlung, Ottawa International Animation Festival, Canada
2018     I Mistook You For A Rock, Tibetan Film Festival, Tibetan Settlement, Dharamsala, India
2018     I Mistook You For A Rock, Tibetan Film Festival, Zurich Culture House, Kosmos, Zurich