Nithya Nagarajan

“To be bound by discipline and tradition, personally I feel like, is to be complicit critically.”

Nithya Nagarajan

Nithya Nagarajan is an interdisciplinary performance maker, creative producer and cultural researcher. Having a background in Indian neo-classical dance and allied movement traditions, her live art works embody a decolonised feminism and are characterised by a strong physical vocabulary, we cover;

  • Sacred Grooves for Secular Spaces –
  • Movement as a system of enquiry
  • Collaborators
  • Subcontinent / South Asia/ns
  • Religion
  • Hindu and Sufi practises
  • Representation
  • Patriarchy
  • Australian Islamic centre – Newport


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Matt Cornell is based in the Asia-Pacific region and grew up in Darwin, on Larrakia land. He works through dance, choreography, sound, photography, and discussion to question the arbitrary configuration of systems, and is passionate about overcoming cognitive bias... to ask better questions… to dissolve malignant social narratives.

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