Inspired by her interest in human rights and community engagement, Suarez has created a number of projects that explore these subjects through performance, music, theatre and lyrics.
This work has been exhibited at leading London galleries including Tate Britain, Barbican Arts Centre, Whitechapel Art Gallery and South London Gallery. These projects have also led her to collaborate with other communities and artists in London, South Africa, U.S.A and South America including Amnesty International, Platform, Liberate Tate, Big Chill Festival, Burning Man, Berlin Art Bienale, Liberty Festival, Cape Town 09 Art Bienale and Etoy.
Isa Suarez is a composer, songwriter and performer. Her music is often described as ‘out of the box’ and eclectic. She creates unique and contrasting sound worlds spanning a range of genres across film, visual art and performance.
Originally from the Basque region (Spain/France), she trained as a classical musician (piano, Le Conservatoire). Her works have been performed, broadcast and exhibited in U.K and worldwide including: Tate Britain, BBC Radio 4, Resonance FM, Cannes and Hollywood Film festivals, Glastonbury and Edinburgh International Festivals, Cape Town and Berlin Art Bienales…
She has worked extensively for film and performance as well as producing large scale installations and audio-walks – working with choirs, orchestras and numerous artists, musicians, theatre and film directors.
Her musical style combines electronic, classical, jazz, experimental and urban music. She plays keyboards, piano and vocals.
Inspired by her interest in social justice and community engagement, Suarez has created a number of projects that explore these subjects through performance, music and lyrics, often produced in collaboration with organisations such as Greenpeace, Amnesty International, Platform and War Child.
She has collaborated with The London Contemporary Chamber Orchestra,The Marsyas Trio Ensemble; musicians from English National Opera and South Bank Sinfonia; Ora Singers, The Kaos Signing Choir for Deaf and Hearing Children London, Inner Vision Ensemble, Transglobal Underground, Test Department…