Victor Fung

Victor Fung

Artistic Director, Victor Fung Dance

Victor Fung is an award-winning choreographer based in London and Hong Kong. He is the Founder and Artistic Director of Victor Fung Dance. He has been praised by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council (HKADC) as “a choreographer with real talent”. Fung is currently Associate Artist at Swindon Dance and recipient of the DanceXchange Choreography Award. He received the Award for Young Artist at the 2013 Hong Kong Arts Development Awards for his international achievements in dance.
Fung’s choreographic works have been presented internationally across four continents. His work From the Top has been presented in Hong Kong, South Korea, New Zealand, Germany, the UK and the USA. He was selected as one of the six choreographers for SPAZIO, a European network for dance creation. His full-evening performance Not Enough (Beyond Reason) was shortlisted for Outstanding Independent Dance at the 2012 Hong Kong Dance Awards. Victor Fung has been funded and commissioned internationally by organisations such as Arts Council England, Hong Kong Arts Festival, City Contemporary Dance Company, Hong Kong Arts Development Council, Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Junior Dance Company (Italy), among others. In 2017, he was supported by the British Council as part of the UK BAME artist delegation at IETM Brussels.
Aside from choreographing, Fung is highly involved in the dance and cultural sector in his various roles. He is currently conducting doctoral research in dance with a studentship award from Middlesex University and Dance4. He was a Clore Fellow 16/17 of the Clore Leadership Fellowship Programme under the mentorship of Wayne McGregor and a Shadow Trustee of Hofesh Shechter Company.