Friday, May 25, 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
The Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art, 103-421 Cawston Ave, Kelowna, B.C.
welcomes UBCO MFA Candidate Tanja Woloshen as she presents
Room for the Underdog - an open performance
Visitors are encouraged to drop in to the Alternator during the performance to view Woloshen's exhibition which explores the potential for transformations of identity, memory, loss and hope through post-butoh dance as a practice based philosophy.
Special guest appearance and collaboration with Okanagan visual artist Brit Bachmann.
Tanja Woloshen is a live artist, dancer, choreographer, and teacher, a Winnipeg born Ukrainian prairie girl, and traveler by heart.
Recent dance projects include "gesturing between utopia", "Traces", "lady rhizome", "Doctrine of Signatures: i. Bloodroot", "Roar, tiger of the heart and tear me open", and also performance collaborations with Sarah Anne Johnson: "Dancing with the Doctor", and with Inner Fish Performance Co.: "The House at the End of the Road".
Tanja graduated with Honours from the University of Winnipeg's Department of Theatre and Film, and is a member of Winnipeg's Young Lungs Dance Exchange.