Eddy Kwon (they/them) was born in Minnesota in 1989. She is a violinist, vocalist, and performance artist whose practice combines composition, improvisation, movement, and ritual to produce spaces of
transformation and transgression. kwon has performed internationally, including at the Kennedy Center,
Washington, D.C.; Big Ears Festival, Knoxville, Tennessee; SESC Pompéia Factory, São Paulo; Barbican
Centre, London; and more. She has received numerous awards and recognitions, including the
Foundation for Contemporary Arts Robert Rauschenberg Award in Music/Sound, Arts Fellow at
Princeton University’s Lewis Center for the Arts, and Andrew W. Mellon Artist-in-Residence at the Fine
Arts Center at Colorado College, Colorado Springs. kwon lives in Brooklyn.