Evangelia VS is an artist of Cretan descent with a professional and academic background in dance, theatre, video and motion capture, with a degree in Computer Science by the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, a Master's in Performance from CSM in London and a Certificate in Music Business from UCLA.
The former coder turned music auteur is also known in the avant pop music world under her moniker Abyss X with releases on acclaimed music labels AD93, Halcyon Veil and Danse Noire. In the past fifteen years she has contributed choreography, movement direction and video design for productions by the Athens and Epidaurus Festival, the National Theatre of Greece, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the Mediterranean Biennale and more. Musically she has collaborated with Grammy nominated producers SOPHIE and Rabit, New York artist Juliana Huxtable and Chinese pop futurist Rui Ho to name a few.
She has toured in Europe, Mexico, the US, Asia and Australia showcasing her many talents through different types of shows, including live music and performance spectacles, installations and DJ sets, at numerous festivals, art and music spaces including 3537orgLa Gaité Lyrique, ICA Miami, Miami Art Basel, Southbank Centre (Royal Festival Hall, Purcell Room), La Casa Escendida, Vooruit, the Biennale of Moving Image (Geneva), Small Epidaurus Theatre, HAU2, DOKUFEST, Trauma Bar und Kino, MONOM (Funkhaus), Wysing Arts Centre, Tai Kwun (Hong Kong), Berghain, Tresor, Else, All Club, OIL, DADA, Inkonst and more. She is also the founder and artistic director of boutique experimental dance music festival Nature Loves Courage taking place in her beautiful homeland, Crete, since 2019.
Abyss X will perform at Phoenix Central Park on Thu 23 November 2023.
Free tickets via ballot only.