Atelier Past Faculty

Anaïs Maviel

Anaïs Maviel headshot

Photo by Dar Es Salaam Riser


Anaïs Maviel is a vocalist, percussionist, composer, writer and community facilitator. Her work focuses on the function of music as essential to settling common grounds, addressing Relation, and creating utopian future. Involved at the crossroads of mediums — music, visual art, dance, theater and performance art — she has been an in-demand creative force for artists such as William Parker, Daria Faïn, Shelley Hirsh, César Alvarez, Steffani Jemison — to give a sense of her eclectic company. As a leader she is dedicated to substantial creations from solo to large ensembles, music direction of cross-disciplinary works, and to expanding the power of music as a healing & transformative act. She performs and teaches extensively in New York, throughout North, South & Central America, and Europe. Her solo debut hOULe, out on NY based Gold Bolus Recordings, received international acclaim. She is the 2019 recipient of the Van Lier Fellowship, which allows her to further develop her composition language for voice and mixed ensemble, premiering new works at Roulette Intermedium in New York City.

Campus Address

Lewis Arts complex
122 Alexander Street