Spaces of Joy Week 4: Vijay Patel
Updated: Oct 18, 2022
Vijay Patel (he/they) is a performance artist, writer and neurodivergent access consultant. He crosses forms from live art, performance art and queer club/cabaret.
The work they make predominantly surrounds cultural identity, making autobiographical/political work to shift perceptions and uplift marginalised, intersectional identities.
Vijay led a session on access riders for Spaces of Joy. You can see their own access rider on their website here
You can see some of the work they did for the freelance task force on better working conditions for neurodivergent artists here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1LxDgdY3Ed9qQWqWggRDnWmPDjolWTak8es2RhnjqvjY
A live scribe of the session by Amber Anderson is below