Siobhan Davies is a renowned British choreographer, founder and artistic director of Siobhan Davies Dance, having created over 40 works to critical acclaim: twice-winning an Olivier Award, and others including Digital Dance Awards and a South Bank Show Award. She began dancing while a student at Art College and soon joined London Contemporary Dance Theatre, founding in 1982 the influential company Second Stride with Richard Alston and Ian Spink.
Her curiosity has led her to extend her work through relationships with film, visual arts and crafts. She has commissioned films by dance and visual artists including Idris Khan and Sarah Warsop, Marcus Coates and Henry Montes and Lucy Skaer and Gill Clarke. Siobhan Davies Dance was formed in 1988 and in 2006 moved to the RIBA award winning Siobhan Davies Studios.