from Deanna Peters’ NEW RAW; photo Yvonne Chew
Alexa Solveig Mardon is a dance artist and writer living and working on the unceded territories of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, Musqueam and Tsleil-Waututh Nations. As a performer, she has interpreted for choreographers and companies including Deanna Peters, Sasha Kleinplatz, Benjamin Kamino, Action at a Distance, Chick Snipper, Rob Kitsos, the response., Emmalena Fredriksson, and Katie Devries. Her writing has been published by ISSUE Magazine, Line, Room Magazine, The Dance Centre, and The Dance Current.
As a maker, Alexa works collaboratively to investigate expanded notions of dance. Current collaborations include projects with Justine A. Chambers and Peter Dickinson, Raha Behnam, Erika Mitsuhashi, and Ray Hsu.