Angélique Cormier is a musician, composer, soundpainter and teacher, and she's developping visual art with origami since 4 years. She's the artistic director of the Tours soundpainting orchestra she founded in 2005. She graduated from the CFMI of Tours, and with the International soundpainting certifcate in multidisciplinary composition. While she followed a classic piano and classic dance training, she discovered the contemporary music and vocal improvisation with the Choir Mikrokosmos. Through the years, she developed a strong desire for working with multidisciplinary arts, improvisation, and pedagogy. In 2009 she received the award « Envie d'agir » for her professional and creative project with the TSO, with who she develops works for theater and public spaces, and collaborations with different artists and structures from all around the world such as : Pôle des arts urbains, Grégory Mariscal, Walter Thompson, Cie Mawguerite – Bernardo Montet, Cie Strike Anywhere & Leese Walker, SoundpaintingMadrid & Institut Français de Madrid, Irondale Center of arts in Brooklyn, Night Festival de Singapour, B-Festival de Bucarest... She also has created many pedagogical projects for very various structures and audiences (university, choirs, orchestras, Conservatories, hospitals, entreprises...). She is now working on the project « Légendes Urbaines », for which she just received the award « Ecrire pour la rue » from the SACD, with the TSO and collaborating with the Company Strike Anywhere Performance Ensemble (NY).