kumari giles

kumari is a multidisciplinary artist- queer non-binary mixed maker of many things who believes in art, movement, and food as tools for liberation, transformation and healing. They are committed to nurturing overlooked brilliance, working collectively and challenging systemic power in the arts. Past work includes  Unapologetic Burlesque(co-creator/producer), Spectrum Phase One (2018 director/creator) and Sarap (2017 director), FIRE (2015 creator/performer with ILL NANA/DiverseCity Dance Company) and their one-person play things i cannot speak (2015). kumari brings love, intention and integrity to one-off and ongoing collective work and are currently working on the Right to Dance project (ILL NANA/DiverseCity Dance Company), co-directing the AMY Project and are a collective member of acolourdeep.ca.