ilvs strauss is an analytical chemist turned multi-disciplinary performance artist and theater tech living and making work in Seattle. Her art cuts a wide swath across disciplines, ranging from Dance Narrative performance to anamorphic outdoor sculptures, illustrated storytelling (aka Slide Shows) to haiku poetry. She also leads workshops on writing, movement, performance and the ever amusing combination of all three. Her solo piece, Manifesto was listed in Dance Magazine’s BEST of 2014 list (exclamation point). Currently, she is producing (writing and directing and acting in) her first play, Deep Space Lez: Episode 1.
Artist Support Program 2017: Record uniquely narrated audio tracks for video versions of a series of past performances titled Slide Show Presentations!