Selina Thompson

Selina Thompson is an artist and performer based in Leeds. Her work is playful, participatory and intimate, focused on the politics of identity, and how this defines our bodies, lives and environments. She has made work for pubs, cafes, hairdressers, toilets, and sometimes even galleries and theatres, including Spill Festival of Performance, The National Theatre Studio, Birmingham REP, East Street Arts and West Yorkshire Playhouse. In 2016, Selina presented salt at Mayfest, commissioned by MAYK, Theatre Bristol and Yorkshire Festival. salt has gone on to win critical acclaim and numerous awards. Selina is currently working on a major new commission with Arnolfini 'Sortition'.