Ziyian Kwan of dumb instrument Dance premieres new dance works in response to Lyse Lemieux’s exhibition, A GIRL’S GOTTA DO, WHAT A GIRL’S GOTTA DO, at Richmond Art Gallery. Ziyian will perform an improvised interaction with Lyse’s exhibited work and dancer Vanessa Goodman will perform a solo choreographed by Ziyian. Both dances will be accompanied by Stefan Smulovitz on viola. After the performance Ziyian Kwan and Lyse Lemieux will discuss their different disciplines and how their work came together for this event. Moderated by Curator Nan Capogna, this free evening is in part sponsored by Canada Council for the Arts.
Above: Dancer: Ziyian Kwan. Photo by David Cooper.