Artist Development Bursary – Flow

How do we find purpose and joy in the chaos of existence?

Exploring happiness, existence and struggle.

This work investigates the importance of human perception, addressing the psychology of happiness through Csikszentmihalyi’s concept of the state of ‘Flow’. Flow is an optimal experience where enjoyment is found through the act of concentration and self-investment.


About the artist

Lila Joy Naruse is a professional contemporary dance performer and choreographer. Her movement is expressive and fluid, grounded with floor work and release techniques. Using the emotional and a physical connection of the whole body as inspiration she wishes to address themes concerning humanity and social issues.