February – 2017 – Danspace Project

February 2017

Constellations and Influences: Benjamin Kimitch

Performer Julie McMillan. Photo: Jessy Price

What web of connections do generations of artists trace? Who are their influences? Since 2012 we have explored artistic constellations and lineages by asking each artist to share a significant artistic influence. Benjamin Kimitch responds to our prompt, My most significant… Read more

Our Own AIDS Time: Keith Hennessy and Ishmael Houston-Jones in Conversation

Ishmael Houston-Jones. Photo: Pamela Moore

    Originally commissioned by SFMOMA’s art and culture platform Open Space for Lost and Found: Bay Area Edition, curated by Open Space editor in chief Claudia La Rocco and inspired by Danspace Project’s Platform 2016: Lost & Found.   Ishmael… Read more

Journal Issue 5: Introduction

the skeleton architecture, or the future of our worlds, curated by Eva Yaa Asantewaa, October 22, 2016. Photo: Ian Douglas.

by Judy Hussie-Taylor Danspace Project Executive Director & Chief Curator   While designing Danspace Project’s Platform series in 2008, I knew I wanted to work with artists as curators to formally frame relationships between artists of different generations. That’s where, I… Read more