Artistic Director, Vision Impure

Noam Gagnon



Last updated: October 3, 2014

Noam Gagnon is an acclaimed dance artist who, over the course of his career, has helped push Canadian dance into the forefront of international stage. For 16 years Noam was the Co-Artistic Director and Choreographer of The Holy Body Tattoo. Now the Artistic Director of Vision Impure, which he founded in 2006, Noam continues to reshape the dance landscape with his achingly intimate and powerful works. For Vision Impure, Noam has created several full-length works including Thank You, You’re Not Welcome and The Vision Impure (winner of The Isadora Award for Excellence in Performance). Noam is regularly commissioned by dance artists and companies to create works, and has collaborated with such celebrated artists as Nigel Charnock, Daniel Léveillé, The Tiger Lillies, Steven Gilmore and William Morrison.

Noam Gagnon is an Associate Dance Artist of Canada’s National Arts Centre. He is also the Director of Noam Gagnon's Wellness Center/Beyond Pilates Inc.

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