10th – 25th March, 2016
Gabrielle Leah New
Gabrielle Leah New is a Multidimensional performing artist who’s practice comprises; Butoh Dance Theatre, Performance, Costume, Improvisation, Video, Photography and Installation. She has a profound interest in healing, ritual and the intra-psychic landscapes of the human mind. Using the body to explore identity, relationship (to self, other and place) and the process of transformation.
Ambiguous at first.
She looks right at you.
What is she seeing? What is she thinking?
The mask of her face distorts.
In constant flux.
The experience builds…
Please read accompanying essay by Grace Slonim HERE
[Three works; video, live performance and facilitated storytelling, exploring the intimate relationship between emotions of Terror and Excitement.]