The collective art exhibition HYBRID(X) introduces the public to the culture and universe of street dance through various media and art forms.
As part of JOAT Festival, HYBRID(X) presents the works of five renowned multidisciplinary artists from the street dance community. The artworks and installations create an immersive experience ranging from photography to multimedia, audio-visual and digital works.
ERIC CHEUNG and SEBASTIAN PALENCIA
Curation & Artistic Direction Frederique PAX Dumas.
Produced by A.MXSE.
In coproduction with Jack Of All Trades and Danse Danse.
Wednesday, August 31 6:00 - 9:00 P.M. - Vernissage
Thursday, September 1 4:00 - 8:00 P.M.
Friday, September 2 4:00 - 8:00 P.M.
Saturday, September 3 12:00 - 8:00 P.M.
Sunday, September 4 12:00 - 8:00 P.M.
Monday, September 5 4:00 - 8:00 P.M.
Tuesday, September 6 4:00 - 8:00 P.M.
Photo © Sebastian Palancia.
Eric Cheung is a second-generation Chinese Canadian contemporary / street dance artist based in so-called Vancouver on the unceded territories of the xwməθkwəyə̓ m, Skwxwú7mesh and Səlí̓lwətaʔ/Selilwitulh Nations. He explores different mediums to expand the boundaries of street dance in film, theatre, new media, fashion, and Virtual Reality (VR). Eric is most notably known for his film entitled E_GO, which reache...Read more about Eric Cheung
Photo © Sebastian Palencia.
Sebastian Palencia est un photographe et designer autodidacte actuellement basé à Vancouver. Son travail s'efforce d'explorer la complexité des individus et de trouver la beauté viscérale sous différentes formes. À ses débuts, il se remémorait et utilisait la photographie comme moyen de documenter des moments éphémères. Il a appris à intégrer ces moments tout au long de son parcours pour créer des images enga...Read more about Sebastian Palencia
Photo © Jerick Collantes.
Nubian Néné is a well-versed dancer/choreographer who finds inspiration weaving the street/ club dances she’s practiced for over 20 years to create her unique style and approach. Her ability to expand into a producer, a creative director, a curator, and a teacher, makes her an asset to any project. Her dance company A Lady in the House is created in 2013 and has presented a dozen of pieces for festivals such as LOHH, Ha...Read more about Nubian Néné
Photo © Bobby León.
Frédérique PAX Dumas is a performing artist and multidisciplinary creator. She has been an innovator of the hip hop & street dance community locally and internationally. Her work has been presented on various platforms, notably at the V&A museum (London,U.K). In 2018, she founded A.MXSE, whose mission is to showcase culture and art through various artistic mediums. Her many areas of interest include dance, design, film an...Read more about PAX
Photo © Frankie Perez.
Frankie Perez is a New York & Montreal based Dominican American artist whose visual identity is informed by his background as a world class breakdancer. His practice is a form of dreaming out loud that shifts between dance, photography, and filmmaking in which each medium feeds one another. The way he moves can be considered complex. Complexity turns into a process oriented style of imagery steeped in colour, grit, and an e...Read more about Frankie Perez
Founded in 2014, Jack Of All Trades (JOAT) is an international street dance platform. Drawing on his brilliant career as a multidisciplinary artist, founder Handy “HYA” Yacinthe channels all his passion and ingenuity into unifying, supporting and renewing a community of eclectic, inventive and inspiring artists.
JOAT works to introduce street dance culture to audiences at home and abroad, while increasing the visibility ...Read more about Festival JOAT