KIRSTAN CLIFFORD is a dance maker and educator who is based in Austin, TX and London, England.

After graduating from Sarah Lawrence College in 2009, she has since collaborated with and performed for artists such as Julie Atlas Muz, Laurel Atwell, Gerda König, Jean-Claude Lessou, Katie Mae Hebert, Trisha Brown, Julie Natanielsz, Emily P. Dunne, The Color Condition, Karen Nelson and luciana achugar.

Kirstan recently created STUDIO SERIES SHOW, a salon-style performance event that presents the work of Austin dance artists through a critique-in-process model.

Her work is inspired by the neurobiology of nonverbal communication, suspension in chaos, and rest.

She will be receiving her MSc in Dance Science from Trinity Laban Conservatoire in 2019.