April – 2015 – Danspace Project

April 2015

Jeanine Durning: Food for Thought

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April 30, 8pm: this is not the end: an evening with the 2013-2015 Movement Research Artists-in-Residence curated by Jeanine Durning. Feat: Ivy Baldwin, Whitney V. Hunter, Sam Kim, Joanna Kotze, Stanley Love, Juliette Mapp, Mina Nishimura, and Ni’Ja Whitson Adebanjo.… Read more

A Body in Fukushima (2014)

Gorgeous work by Eiko Otake and William Johnston from the project “A Body in Fukushima” – part of Eiko’s ongoing “A Body in Places” series. Danspace’s 40th Anniversary Gala honoring Eiko and Wendy Whelan is this coming Tuesday, May 5th!

Ralph Lemon, “Cecil Taylor,” 2015

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Ralph Lemon’s drawing of poet Cecil Taylor from our PLATFORM 2015: Dancers, Buildings and People in the Streets catalogue is one of the pieces in our 40th Anniversary Gala auction on Paddle8. Preview it at paddle8.com/auction/danspaceproject. Bidding starts Friday, May 1!

Dancing Physics

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by Emmanuel Iduma I I’ve heard rumors that the sexton of St. Marks Church has worked there for a long time. I could verify this easily.* I have chosen, instead, to make estimates of his years of service by watching… Read more

Variétés de Minéralogie Object

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Joseph Cornell’s “Variétés de Minéralogie Object” (1939). The inspiration for Laurie Berg’s The Mineralogy of Objects (tonight thru tomorrow, 8pm). The labels beneath the four figures are: verdatre; rougeatre; noiratre; Cleopatre.

Constellations and Influences: Laurie Berg

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Images: Leon Reid IV George Balanchine’s “Apollo” Mary Beth Edelson – “Last Supper” and other collage work Pataphysics – “every point is a turning point” Wangechi Mutu  

Constellations and Influences: Katie Workum

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My most significant artistic influence(s) is/are: chronologically: Nell Carter, Peter Schmitt, Leigh Garrett, Will Rawls, Terry Dean Bartlett, Stacy Dawson Stearns, David Neumann, Annie B-Parson, DD Dorvillier, Eleanor Smith, and Weena Pauly. Because each one of these people has floored… Read more