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[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Yinliang HE was born in Hunan (China), grew up in Germany and studied in the US and UK before coming to Hong Kong in 2009. He started playing the violin at age 7 and was a member of several school and regional orchestras and bands in Germany. While originally trained as a classical violinist, Yinliang has enjoyed experimenting with folk music from Argentina, India and his native China. Yinliang works in Hong Kong's financial industry, but loves the opportunity to collaborate with his wife Christine and explore his artistic side.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Gary Swart is a triple threat performer born and raised in South Africa. He has had extensive training in acting and contemporary dance along with a degree in Drama with a major in Physical Theatre. He has appeared in television commercials as an actor and dancer in Canada and America and has had the opportunity to perform lead roles in Peter Pan: The Musical and the off broadway musical Slice of Saturday night. As well as choreographing several staged dance performances he has also choreographed for television commercials for companies such as Ola Ice-Cream. As a teacher of the performing arts Gary has conducted workshops in Contact Improvisation, acting for stage and acting for film. He is currently working as a teacher of the Dramatic Arts in Hong Kong where he is directing The Wiz, a musical performance to be staged at the end of the year.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Callum is a saxophonist, flutist and composer currently based in Hong Kong. He attended Berklee College of Music from 2007-11. Since attending Berklee he has made a living performing at weddings and jazz clubs with bands like the Tsang Tak Hong Trio, The Wong Way Down, and his own band, Pattern Recognition.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Mimi Lo graduated at the Hong Kong Academy for performing Arts, modern dance, majoring in Choreography & Dance Directing. Recently, she completed the DanceAbility Certification Teacher Training in Helsinki, Finland. She has focus on Contact Improvisation and Argentine Tango and was back from the international Contact Improvisation Festivals in Germany. Her creations included: Humming Dialogue, Over-Come/ Over.Come, Mirage Oasis, created with yuenjie MARU and the dance theatre Solitaire with ThreeWoods Playwright.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]She is currently an MFA student in APA, majoring choreography. She has studied Chinese folk dance and classical dance, ballet and modern dance. She choreographed dance works: Lost Embrace, Slience, self-reflection, etc. She graduated from master class contemporary Dutch dance in 2009. She choreographed dance works for the Spring Festival Gala of China Construction Bank during the period 2009-2013, and meantime she was working in the choreographing team for Liaoning TV channel’s Spring Festival Gala. In 2011, she won the first prize in the Liaoning Luxun Art Cup dance competition. She attended and performance in a wide range of dance festivals including Beijing Double Dance Week, America dance festival, Hong Kong i-dance Festival, Xiamen Dance & Martial Arts Festival, etc. She also won many awards in national and international competition of Taijiquan, sword, and fan. In 2013 she officially became the thirteenth generation successor of Chen style Taijiquan and the Chinese Wushu Duan System Assessor of “dan” grading 4 and teacher certification. She is currently committed to the research of site-dance, and experimenting with ways of inspiring people to find connection with specific sites.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]David is a Hong Kong based choreographer and dance artist who lectures for the Diploma, BFA and MFA programs in the School of Dance and the School of Drama at the Academy, and also guest-teaches somatic movement workshops and facilitates contact improvisation practices locally and internationally. In the Hong Kong-Netherlands project he functions in an overseeing role, and will be a dancer, movement researcher choreographer. See www.reinventinghome.net[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Ara Cho is a devisor, director and a performer. Last year, she graduated MA Advanced Theatre Practice in Royal Central School of Speech and Drama (London University) and came to Hong Kong after her final solo performance; Rubato in sace & Time in Waterloo Network Theatre, in London. She holds a BA in Visual & Performing Arts and International Studies. Ara has danced and performed as member of Sharon Ballet Company and KRM Dance Company, performing solos in Seoul city Hall and internationally in more than ten countries.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Marloes van Houten is an expressive arts trainer/coach (www.zoecoaching.nl), a performing artist, researcher, movement educator and founder/art director of Hearttohard. She currently works at Lingnan University to teach and obtain her Phd degree. In the Hong Kong – Netherlands project she functions in an overseeing role and will be a dancer, movement researcher, workshop leader and choreographer. See www.reinventinghome.net[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Paul YIP is a Music Consultant, DJ, Soundscape Artist and Experimental Musician. Relocated from Montreal, YIP collaborates with artists from various disciplines in projects such as dance/theatre music, sound installation, soundtrack for films, DJing, custom made back ground music, game music and sound effects, and organizing music events and workshops. Obsessed in exploring new music and sounds, he had been staying in Montreal for couple years. In 2009, he founded [Feel Music Experimental Lab] which is a mission to promote and spread sound art, experimental and improvised music to wide open Hong Kong’s music scene, build up unique music style and find new music directions and ideas. He's also the founder and director of Playground Love Studio, providing sound and lighting and video production services to extend the possibilities of Multi-Media Art . He organized the HK vs UK Noise Festival with Artists from London & Australia, Japan/Korea duo (((10))) 2011 tour, Torturing Nurse from Shanghai, Nordic musician ORKA, [FMEL] Open Jam and Fogotten Dreams event series. He is also the founder/director of Playground Love Studio which aims at being a creative multimedia solution for corporate business and lifestyle brands.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]A living, breathing entity with major components made of water, carbon, minerals and other compounds. Atomically stable, able to contemplate the vastness of the universe while smiling in the floating air, that is me, and also you…Album producer/ musician/ ex-guitarist and vocal of Hun!?[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...