Katherine Leung is a dance artist, designer and performance maker.
Originally trained as a dancer in both classical ballet and contemporary dance. She went on to pursue her passion for creating performance, through a masters in Performance Design and Practice in Central Saint Martins, London.
Katherine is primarily focused on dance and stage design as her two chosen mediums for performance making, drawing from her past training in dance and influences from her previous collaborations. Her work utilises the two mediums to investigate and challenge the reception of themes and concepts both current and personal, from mixed media, experimentation as well as collaborating with artists across various disciplines within her work.
She has recently moved to Berlin from London, and has worked in different venues across the UK including: Birmingham Hippodrome, Middle Temple Hall, London Coliseum, Wales millennium Centre amongst many others. Taking on various roles backstage, familiarising herself with the process of production from start to finish. Also devising original works overseas in collaboration with over 15 artists in Greece (Athens) and Italy (Ancona/Polverigi). She is currently a member of Mapped Productions, SOMOON Studio and 9 Grams of Moon as a collaborating artist.