This is VIBE Spotlight: a weekly series that celebrates and shines a light on VIBE Arts’ roster of talented artists. Each Monday, our Instagram and website feature a different VIBE Artist and provide a look into their craft. Stay tuned and get to know the diverse talent that makes up our organization and community with #VIBESpotlight.

On this VIBE Spotlight, we’re shining a light on Karyin, a dance and performing artist on the VIBE Arts Emerging Artist roster.

VIBE: Is there anything you are currently working on that you would like to share?

Karyin: I’m working on ways to bring people together through community dance sessions and events. I want to hold spaces that encourage wellbeing, social inclusion, authentic expression and personal growth.

 

VIBE: What has been one of your greatest accomplishments to date?

Karyin: Performing at the Alvin Ailey Theatre and Funk Box in NYC.

 

VIBE: What has been one of your favourite moments while being on the VIBE roster?

Karyin: Receiving support from the faculty & connecting with the amazing artists on the roster.

 

VIBE: What is one of the greatest lessons you have learned thus far?

Karyin: It’s important to be patient, and to allow yourself to shift as you experience new things. Keep moving towards what inspires you!

 

Support Karyin: Instagram: @karyinqiu | Twitter: @karyinqiu

 

Stay tuned for more VIBE Artists on VIBE Spotlight!