Kamee was born in an immigrant suburb to an Armenian family by way of the SWANA region. They arrive in the world today as a queer mother and an interdisciplinary creative, writer, producer, and facilitator. They have a BFA/BA in film and political science (Concordia University) and an MA in expressive art therapy (European Graduate Institute). Kamee is currently pursuing an MA/PhD in community, liberation, indigenous and eco psychologies (Pacifica Graduate Institute). The bedrock of their creative background is in visual art, performance, film, and immersive storytelling. Their work is primarily collaborative and is interested in ancestral reclamation, diasporic futurism, and radical imaginaries. They have published both literary and academic work, internationally exhibited and presented visual and digital artwork, films and staged performances, curated art spaces and events, and facilitated workshops across Canada and USA. Most recently, Kamee has been working freelance under Saboteur Productions (founder) and collaboratively through Kalik Arts (co-founder).
CONTACT: lorikamee (at) gmail