The selected works felt distinct to me as there was a mix between form, risk, an attention to detail and a mischievousness (that last thing feels urgent in making art at the moment. Congratulations to all.
Amrita Hepi (b. 1989, Townsville of Bundjulung/Ngapuhi territories) is an artist working with dance and choreography through video, the social function of performance spaces, installation and objects. Utilising hybridity and the extension of choreographic or performative practices, Hepi creates work that considers the body’s relationship to personal histories and the archive.
In 2020 she is a Gertrude Contemporary artist in residence, a finalist/Winner of the peoples Choice for the Keir Choreographic award and is currently working with Kaldor projects/Serpentine UK as a participating DOit artist.
Amrita Studied at NAISDA and Alvin Ailey.← Tours