In 2015 France awarded Rosalind a Chevalier de L’Ordre des Arts et Lettres. She is one of Australia’s senior artists, establishing her research practice at Omeo Dance studio Sydney 1996-2004, then as Associate Artist of Atelier de Paris 2004-2012. Since 2014 the ecological devastation of her home region compels her work. DIRt (Dance In Regional disaster zones) asks how dance and collaborative arts practice might embody, understand and connect to Australia’s unfolding extinction crisis.