Danié is a multimedia artist who believes in the power of braiding with intention, and on tracing the invisible thread that braids us together in synchronicity and commonality.
Danié Gomez-Ortigoza (b.1985) is a Mexican-American multimedia artist whose work primarily takes the form of performance, video, and photography. She has performed and exhibited nationally and internationally at museums, galleries, festivals, and public spaces.
Her work broadly explores themes of identity, interconnectivity, ancestry, and empathy. Her performances are ritual-centric, promoting communal participation and assembly. Her artistic process utilizes the body and the repetitious act of braiding as central components in reinforcing commonality, intimacy, and belonging