1997 1st 7a*11d Festival
Fiona Griffiths, Touched By……. FADO/7a*11d 1997 PHOTO Paul Couillard
Thursday, August 7 8 pm – 1 am
Symptom Hall | 160 Claremont St (just south of Dundas St W, west of Bathurst St)
Presented by FADO
When I am touched by……. a transformation occurs, a momentous infinite stop in time. Then I am nothing.
Fiona Griffiths has an extensive background in a variety of performing disciplines. As a dancer and choreographer, Fiona created and performed within the Montreal dance community of the ’80s while completing an MFA in multimedia at Concordia University. She toured Montreal, Toronto, New York, West Germany and Poland with Bits And Pieces Of Love From Canada, a multimedia piece featuring clown, dance and visual arts. Fiona has created and performed work for stage, video and film and has created installations for galleries in Montreal, Toronto and Poland. Based on her background as a nurse and her current private practice doing body alignment, craniosacral and other body therapies, Fiona has recently been exploring the senses of touch and sound using video, slides, sculpture and movement.