Who is Kai Kim?

(they/she)

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.

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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:

  • directing

  • content creation & ideation

  • artistic consultation & collaboration

  • writing

  • development

  • producing

  • workshops & education

  • dialogue facilitation & moderation

 

Specialty:

Interactive performance & Immersive storytelling

CREATIVE

“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

“Fearless, bold, experimental, and focused.” 

—  Victor Carinha, Founder & Artistic Director of Journey Lab

photo by fatchix films