Lilian Leung is a designer, artist, and community-based researcher based in Port Coquitlam (the unceded territories of the kʷikʷəƛ̓əm First Nation), they are focused on applying thoughtful and considered design solutions to community-centred projects, and developing relationships through collaboration.

With over eight years of industry experience, they’ve worked on numerous projects in numerous industries such as film, commerce, non-profit, and academic institutions with local, national, and international businesses and initiatives.

Their current practice circles new and evolving methods of place-making and place-keeping in virtual reality, trans- and postmedia practices, and interactive documentaries.

They received their MDes from OCAD University (Digital Futures), their BA at the University of Hertfordshire (Graphic Design), and their Diploma in Graphic Design & Illustration from Capilano University (IDEA). They are currently working with open to new opportunities.

Feel free to drop a line and say “Hello.”

Select Clients

Enchant Christmas
Metropolis at Metrotown
Ministry of Citizen Services
Provincial Health Service Authority
Simon Fraser University
UBC Sauder School of Business
University of Toronto


  • 2023 𝙒𝙝𝙚𝙣 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙎𝙪𝙣 𝙞𝙨 𝘼𝙗𝙤𝙫𝙚 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙃𝙤𝙧𝙞𝙯𝙤𝙣: 𝙎𝙩𝙤𝙧𝙞𝙚𝙨 𝙛𝙧𝙤𝙢 𝘼𝙨𝙞𝙖𝙣 𝘿𝙞𝙖𝙨𝙥𝙤𝙧𝙖 - Co-Presented with Dias:stories at Trinity Square Video
  • 2021 Digital Futures Graduate Exhibition
  • 2020 Receipts - In Collaboration with Public Visualization Studio, The Bentway


  • 2023 CBC digi-Art Series | Episode 5 - Photogrammetry
  • 2021 Blackwood Gallery | SDUK Issue 09 – DIFFUSING
  • 2021 Momus | Imperfect Archives: Lilian Leung and Linda Zhang Virtually Capture Eroding Chinatowns by Steph Wong Ken

Panels, Talks, & Workshops

  • 2021 VRTO Conference - Decolonizing the Past: Reimagining the Future (Co-Presented with Priya Bandodkar and Nadine Valcin)
  • 2021 Asia Global Cultural Studies Forum (AGCSF) - Co-Presented with Immony Men
  • 2021 Music Gallery - EMERGENTS IV: ROOM TONE: Photogrammetry as Creative Archive

Recognition & Awards

  • 2022 Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Grant —Diasporic Digital Storytelling (with PVS)
  • 2022 CFI - Canadian Foundation Innovation Grant (with PVS)
  • 2021 IDG - Insight Development Grant (with PVS)
  • 2021 OCAD Digital Futures Graduate Program—Social Change Award
  • 2020 OCAD—Graduate Studies Grant—Future through Memory
  • 2020 OCAD—Graduate Studies Grant—In Chinatown - TO
  • 2019 OCAD—Heritage Education Foundation Graduate Scholarship
Full CV and Portfolio Upon Request
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