Elysha Poirier is a visual artist and designer working in various forms of performance, theatre and installation. Her methods in painting and design have been adapted to video for live interaction and scenography. She has performed with a diversity of artists stemming from dance, experimental music, film and theatre.Elysha’s work has been described as playfully organic, and embraces strong relationships to sound and movement. She’s recently conducted research in modern dance and technology as technology strategist for Zata Omm Dance Projects. She is also a researching artist at Concordia University at the Topological Media Lab working with students, faculty and artists focused on movement, experimental philosophy and architecture. Elysha has taught various workshops on interdisciplinary arts and runs her own freelance business Peartree Design, which strives to work on unique projects within the arts community.