Works

Mixing Waters (2017)

I invite you to join me in a participatory ritual, "Mixing Waters," which asks you to make imaginative connections between ...
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Lost Chinatowns (in process)

Lost Chinatowns explores the destruction, lost vibrancy, and historical erasure of Santa Cruz’s Chinatowns from 1860-1955.  Santa Cruz, now known for being ...
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Pacific Offering (2017)

"Pacific Offering" is a ritual burning of ancestor letters that completes every live performance of blood run.  This rendition of "Pacific Offering" ...
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blood run (2016)

Part ritual, part performance art, part colonial history inscribed on the body, blood run investigates my Han Chinese colonizer and Taiwanese ...
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The Decolonial Fortune-teller (2016)

Madame May Chang, the Decolonial Fortune-teller, interacts with audience members one-on-one.  Her “fortunes” are indigenous critiques of Han Chinese colonization of Taiwan ...
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blood run film (2015)

This film combines poetic autobiographical musings with ritualized physical actions and evocative imagery of ash, stones, and blood.  The materials, ...
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Accordion Suits for Commutes (2014)

Six dancers in business suits connected by accordion pleats careen, spiral, and bellow through downtown Greensboro. Commissioned by visual artist ...
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Super Ruwaxi: Origins (2014)

In Super Ruwaxi: Origins, the Good Little Confucian Girl discovers her super-identity as the Hairy Arm-pitted Feminist, armed with magical ...
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Cyber Chat Series (2009-2013)

These dance-for-camera shorts, created entirely using internet technologies, take inspiration from the Post Natyam Collective’s use of SKYPE to connect ...
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