A Liverpool-born writer who has lived in Amsterdam, Oregon, US and now Ho Chi Minh City, Sian recently graduated with a BA in Journalism from the University of Oregon. When she's not busy with Word Magazine, Siân is volunteering in media production for the Vinacapital Foundation, and is passionate about salsa dancing, exploring Vietnamese cuisine, and hanging out with her 11-year-old French Bulldog.
Paying homage to the mighty food court
Can you create a dish that is a work of art? That’s the challenge we gave to seven chefs in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. Here’s what they produced. Words by Siân Kavanagh. Photos by Kyle Phanroy and Julie Vola
Contemporary dance is on an upward growth spiral. Siân Kavanagh speaks to the people who use their bodies and movement as a form of self-expression
Shutta, the free photo-from-video app that formally launched in May this year, has secured a US$260,000 seed round from European angel investors after beating its main competitors’ growth figures on a fraction of the budget.