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Sofie Burgoyne

Sofie makes and performs in artistic work related to the body, in a range of contexts. Interested in the performativity of the every day, Sofie’s work utilises performative practices as public acts for personal, social and political encounter. Inherent in Sofie’s work, is reflection and critique of the place of performance and consideration of the relevance and social function of art itself. Sofie’s artistic practice has led her to make, perform and present work in Australia, Africa, Asia, Europe and the US. Sofie has a Bachelor of Arts (dance) from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, was a participant in performance studies course TAKING POSITION | THE POLITICAL AND PLACE with Portuguese academic group Baldio and is completing a Master of Arts (Public Space) at RMIT University. Sofie is a Tasdance artist 2018 - 2020 and currently performs in the work of Miguel Pereira (O Rumo Do Fumo, POR).