Anna Gichan in performance near water.

Anna Gichan

Disabled Artist Space Grant (2019-21)

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Anna Gichan is a deaf/hoh dancer and performer based out of NYC. She is driven by moving from her sensations, pushing the limits of her body’s understanding of both pain and pleasure. She has a background in competitive gymnastics, contact improvisation, vinyasa yoga, gaga movement language, rock climbing and motorcycle riding. Anna completed her BFA in dance at Rutgers University with a year abroad at the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance in Jerusalem. Currently, Anna is exploring the relationship she has with sound through visuals and movement.