Who is Kai Kim?
I am a queer, non-binary, Asian artist creating work that calls on compassion, aspires to always create awe, and inspires interaction-reaction-action.
I have created, directed, and consulted on numerous works, many of them interactive and immersive experiences. I have directed dance concept videos, music videos, and short films.
Work includes : Apple TV+/Kamp Grizzly ("Severance" SDCC Activation - Director); Moxie Arts (Gumiho by Nina Ki - Director); Juilliard/Center for Innovation in the Arts (Metamorphose, part of FUTURE STAGES - Creator & Director); Under8ted Movement LLC (The Art of Killin' It - Immersive Consultant); Marinelli New Dance Theater LLC (The True & Unquestionable Account of Dr. Joseph Snodgrass - Creative Consultant); Journey Lab/Wildrence (Impression - Creator & Director); Journey Lab (saudade - Creator & Director); Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park (#selfietheplay - Creative Consultant); Kerrigan/Lowdermilk (The Bad Years, dir. Stephen Brackett - Interactive Performance Consultant); Interactive PlayLab (Director/Producer/Educator).
I also lead educational workshops in interactive performance technique, storytelling, and acting. I created interactive curriculum at The Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park for their education and community engagement department. Guest artist for NYU/Open Arts; NYU/Immersive, Interactive, Site-based, and Multi-Sensory Theatre; Trinity/La Mama Performing Arts Program; Interactive PlayLab; faculty at Broadway Dance Center.
WHAT CAn I HELP YOU WITH?
I strive to craft powerful work that centers the audience experience. I am most interested in telling stories that explore radical honesty, perspective, connection and how these stories can foster more compassion and understanding.
Here are some services I can provide:
content creation & ideation
artistic consultation & collaboration
workshops & education
dialogue facilitation & moderation
Interactive performance & Immersive storytelling
“Kim is a gifted writer, director, and performer of interactive and immersive performance. Their vision, dedication, and passion give rise to outstanding experiences.”
— Jeff Wirth, Director of Interactive PlayLab & Interactive Deep Dive