Alexandrina Hemsley / Yewande 103


Solo for one person

chikanishing = big fence river 

"rivers give life, take life, and we ride them to where we need to go"

Through story and dance the Canadian artist Brian Solomon offers each visitor a unique encounter in a performance piece called CHIKANISHING CREEK .

Production credits

Multi-award nominated, winner and loser, artist Brian Solomon is of mixed Anishinaabe and Irish heritage, born in Shebahonaning on the North Channel of Lake Huron. As a creator his multidisciplinary work is raw, challenging and full of spirit. His commissions (dance, visual & media arts) have been presented and toured across Turtle Island (North America), South America and Europe. With social advocacy at the core, he is passionate about helping people relearn the nature of their ancient bodies, and take back the space those bodies occupy. More at:

Photos Andreas Greiner-Napp