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Emily Shanny is a multidisciplinary artist based in New York.

Utilizing the intersection of art and social activism, she has performed in venues around the world including the White House Christmas Party for the Obama’s, MoMA, Gavin Brown Enterprise, Town Hall, Symphony Space, and Elsewhere.

As an active community leader, she hosts monthly women’s circles focused on mental health, film screenings, art exhibitions, art + yoga retreats, and teaches adults and kids yoga + meditation.

In 2019, she was accepted into Royal College of Art for a contemporary art practice and performance residency where she will explore themes of sound, movement and physical objects.

2020 Visby International Composer Residency