Masumi Saito is a movement artist trained in contemporary dance. Masumi Saito was born in rural Japan. Dancing from the age of 3 she moved to the UK in 2005. With training in many diverse dance forms, she started her solo performances shortly after graduating from London Contemporary Dance School and has carved a unique path owing to her expressionistic and cathartic dance style. She has devised performance for stage, film and photographic projects, presenting work on a number of alternative and internationally acclaimed platforms.
Masumi’s recent film projects have been shown internationally at the: International Video Dance Festival of Burgundy (France), Agite y Sirva Video Dance Festival (Mexico), International Screendance Festival at the American Dance Festival, SEDA – Semana del Audiovisual (Argentina), Numéridanse.TV – Maison de la Danse Lyon (France), Now&After13′ International Video Art Festival (Russia)