Photography by Dan Kitchens, 2016 -

vivian hua // 華婷婷

writer / filmmaker / organizer / master hobo

Vivian Hua (華婷婷) is a writer, filmmaker, and organizer who traverses up and down the west coast. She is fascinated by synthesizing divergent schools of thought, and much of her work unifies her interest in the metaphysical with her belief that art can positively transform the self and society. She is Design Lead at Northwest Film Forum in Seattle, a Co-Founder of the civil rights film series, The Seventh Art Stand, as well as the Editor-in-Chief of the interdisciplinary arts publication, REDEFINE. Her narrative short film, Searching Skies – which touches on the controversial topic of Syrian refugee resettlement in the United States – is currently screening in various festivals around the country. She is also in production on a documentary about an Appalachian coal mining town in SE Ohio.



Sun 28°33′ Sagittarius, in House V

Sun in Sagittarius
Your nature is marked by a constant concern for elevation and evolution. You want to project the image of a moral person, inhabited by a natural sense of justice and fairness. Your desire for discoveries prompts you to appreciate changes of life settings, explorations of the world, spiritual and inner journeys. Your enthusiasm may conceal a form of shyness and reserve. But the will to broaden your horizon prevails over your modesty. Sagittarius gathers. He readily listens to all argumentations, even to those he is not familiar with, and he has the ability to synthesize different logics. Therefore, he is not satisfied with stiff explanations and he strives to take advantage from the diversity of approaches and standpoints, without denouncing any of them a priori. He is a born unifier, an agent for cohesion. The Tradition emphasizes his civic sense, his respect for laws and morals. Possibly. What is certain is that you respect at least your own moral. More than anyone, you understand and you integrate the rules of the game and the specificity of each situation. This is a valuable asset when a new situation emerges and it becomes important to grasp the logic of its laws. Your qualities lay in the open-mindedness that allows you to quickly understand new circumstances and their stakes.

Sun in House V
In your natal chart, the Sun is in the 5th House. Creativity is one of your major values. Without giving birth to a fulfilling work, or to a child, and without enjoying the thrills of a passionate and dramatic love, life is meaningless. To you, it is vital that people do not forget you. Love, teaching, and children, the traditional meanings of the 5th House, enable you to offer the nice aspects of your personality, to give and to receive, for posterity.

Sun conjunction Neptune orb +0°23′
Sun conjunction Jupiter orb +5°07′
Sun sextile Pluto orb -2°59′

Moon 10°52′ Cancer, in House XI

Moon in Cancer
On the day and at the time of your birth, the Moon was in the sign of Cancer Your nature is contemplative. You live in a realm made of images, sensations and emotions. Your private secrets constitute a jungle full of symbols and souvenirs. You have a vivid memory of the past and a very present feeling of previous experiences and emotions. Your family roots remain omnipresent in your intimate behaviours and influence your habits. Your lunar sign belongs to the Cancer-Capricorn zodiacal axis that is particularly selective and self-protective: your close friends are handpicked and cautiously chosen for their natural suitability to your personal realm. The external world is often disturbing. Therefore, you must create an enclosed environment where your fragile sensitivity can blossom at will. The only danger may be that you confine your life rhythms in immutable rites and in a simplistic daily ceremonial. With more flexible intimate behaviours, your sensitivity can be fully expressed and the absolute harmony you dream of can be achieved.

Moon in House XII
The Moon is in the 12th House. This planetary configuration predisposes to contemplation. You are a loner to the core, and you often let yourself be carried away by mental images and imaginary journeys to the centre of your unconscious. There is something reassuring in these moments of mind wandering. You forget your daily life and you escape from reality. On the family plane, this taste for solitude may bring about a few adaptation problems, since you feel that you are elsewhere.

Moon trine Saturn orb +2°04′
Moon opposite Mercury orb -5°41′
Moon inconjunction Uranus orb -0°21′
Moon trine Venus orb +5°54′
Moon square Mars orb +7°48′