Aerial Silks

Aerial silks (also known as aerial contortion, aerial ribbons,  aerial tissues, fabric, ribbon, or tissu,  type of performance in which one or more artists perform aerial acrobatics while hanging from a fabric. The fabric may be hung as two pieces, or a single piece, folded to make a loop, classified as hammock silks. use the fabric to wrap, suspend, fall, swing, and spiral their bodies into and out of various positions. Aerial silks is used to fly through the air, striking poses and figures while flying.