Tania El Khoury


Tania El Khoury is a live artist working in London and Beirut. She creates interactive installations and performances in which the audience is an active collaborator. Tania’s work has been shown in five continents in spaces ranging from museums to cable cars. She has been nominated to a number of awards and is the recipient of the Total Theatre Innovation Award and the Arches Brick Award.

Tania is currently working on a practice-based PhD at Royal Holloway, University of London. Her research and publications focus on interactive Live Art after the Arab uprisings.

Tania is associated with Forest Fringe and is co-founder of Dictaphone Group, an urban research and site-specific performance collective in Beirut.

“Out of the most specific experience, Tania El Khoury crafts something massive.”
Paul Mason, Channel4

“Sparked by a deep political and social awareness, El Khoury uses individual narratives to tackle subjects such as the concentration of power, state violence, borders, gender dynamics, and the idea of “the other.”
Natalie Shooter, The GOOD Magazine

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For touring and information about Gardens Speak, please email naya@taniaelkhoury.com

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“What is Live Art?” Text over Lebanese Newspaper, 2011