Shauna is Director of the Institute for Urban Futures at Concordia University, where she also holds a University Research Chair in Performative Urbanism. Her research and creative practice are consonant with critical interdisciplinary spatial practices, scenographic and performative explorations within public spaces, and include site-responsive performances/ installations, urban interventions, and community collaborations. She has been commissioned to curate public art projects for the Centre d’Histoire de Montréal, La Fonderie Darling, Montréal Arts Interculturels, and Parks Canada. She has given public lectures at cultural institutions in Montréal such as the Canadian Centre for Architecture, Articule, and the McCord Museum. Internationally, Shauna has participated in various research-creation activities and artist residencies hosted by institutions such as the Centre for Art and Urbanism, Berlin; the School of Art, Design & Architecture Creative Exchange Institute, University of Tasmania, Australia; the Department of Spatial Design, Massey University, New Zealand; the XX Architecture and Urbanism Biennial, Chile; and Performance Design at Roskilde University, Denmark.