Anne Bean (1950) is a London-based artist born in Zambia. She graduated from the Universities of Cape Town and Reading and now develops a multiform body of work using several mediums, such as photography, video, sound, pyrotechnics and even weather balloons. A way for the photographer to question the viewer’s intuition as well as the notion of identity. Her projects have been in exhibited – in solo and collaborative events – in Europe, USA, Africa, Mexico and Japan. In 2008, Anne Bean was awarded the Legacy: Thinker in Residence Award by Tate Research and Live Art Development Agency. Her performances have also been shown in Photo London and Paris Photo.