Copenhagen, Denmark/Madrid, Spain / www.phyllisakinyi.com
Phyllis Akinyi (she/her) is a Danish-Kenyan dance artist and researcher. She works with the ‘betwixt and between’ and hyphenated identities, and has developed a movement hybrid of contemporary folklore, combining diasporan rituals and spirituality, flamenco, and Western contemporary dance.
"G.R.I.E.F. - Great Release of Internal Fears"
G.R.I.E.F. is a durational exploration of exhaustion of self and of sound, where flamenco transforms into trance and the body bursts with emotions.
Dentro de mi pecho
tengo yo un dolor
pa mientras viva, mare, en este mundo
no sosiego yo.
New York City, NY / www.amalyamegerman.com
Through a multidisciplinary approach and a varied language of organic materials, Megerman’s work probes questions around gender, family, intergenerational trauma, complicity, decay, time, anxiety, discomfort, Jewish ritual, and the body. She fashions visual, aural, and aromatic materials into immersive installations and performances, shaping visceral emotional experiences for her audiences.
" Super Cleanse "
A knife can be made kosher by plunging it into hard earth ten times. There is a misconception that other utensils can be made kosher by planting them in soil. Super Cleanse will clean you out better than bleach, and it will not work at all.
Richmond, VA / @dylanlanguell
Dylan Languell (he/him) is a multimedia artist committed to exploring accessible resources primarily in the domestic field, by reimagining through their disposal and subsequent reactivation as a transitional material.
" LOSERs LOVER TRIANGLE "
Letters to a low self estimate (of trust.)
Informed branding helps
Ultra Use of Scent
A Mal Du Pays Expressed as Bacteria
Allegiances is the Price of Failure
Perspicacious to victory
A chase of bleeding spills
(Crave to Fuck)
Los Angeles, CA / www.annabelturrado.com
Annabel Turrado is a Los Angeles based performance installation artist, director and theatre creator. Annabel’s work is inspired by her curiosity of the human condition and her foundation of work is based in contemplative and meditative practice with an emphasis on imagery, symbolism and emotion.
Film & Collaboration: Stefany Turrado
" ¡Ay Ay Ay! "
¡Ay Ay Ay! es una reflexión sobre la comunidad, el amor, el labor, la sobrevivencia, la comodidad, el dolor & la familia en la cultura Latinx; un tributo.
¡Ay Ay Ay! is a musing on Latinx community, love, labor, survival, comfort, pain & family; a tribute.
Seattle, WA / www.jocelynbeausire.com
Jocelyn Beausire is a Seattle-based performance artist, musician, and spatial researcher. Her work functions as temporal architecture, distilling site-specific histories into simple actions, and revealing relational identities present in the space. Through action, she augments perceptions of her body as artifact of her ancestry — as vulnerable, youthful, fertile, female.