Lisa Anita Wegner is a filmmaker, performer, curator and speaker with a therapeutic art practise at the haus of dada. She is the creative producer of Mighty Brave Productions, a small award-winning multi-media production company and a founding member of the Akhilanda Collaborative. Her work has been shown at the Phoenix Art Museum, Art Gallery of Ontario, Mayworks Festival, Nuit Blanche, ReelAsian Film Festival, Long Winter, Workman Arts, Gallery 1313, Toronto Art Fair, Buddies in Bad Times, The Black Cat Artspace and NXNE Festival. Her ventures into large-scale performance installations include the 26-foot "Queen Of The Parade,"; a 10-foot version of The Queen was commissioned by Partners in Art, for ARTrageous In Motion. Lisa is pushing further with live performance by exploring the personae of Thin(k) Blank Human with her live performance Metamorphosis at Anandam's Body Break at Theatre Passe Murielle, PROCESS at Artscape Youngplace, a Hercinia Art Party, the FOMO Feminist Art Conference at OCADU and as a special performance at the Gallery 1313 20th Anniversary Party. Lisa is proud to be a Workman Artist.
"I produced Lisa's 2013 Nuit Blanche Toronto installation Queen of the Parade. The piece was a bold blend of fashion, video, projection, performance, and installation. It was a t..."Martin EdralinFilmmaker
"Lisa's hypnotic work is like watching the love child of Cindy Sherman and Sidney Sheldon grow up in front of your eyes. You can't hide a talent like hers, she'd be discovered if..."Everyone Is An Art Critic
"I was brought into Lisa's "Queen of the Parade" project for Nuit Blanche as an advisor and designer. Over the course of a few months I got to know Lisa, her incredible story and..."Nikolai BerdaColleague, Partner in Crime