Archive – Danspace Project

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

Lost and Found: Bay Area Edition

Ishmael Houston Jones, co-curator of Platform 2016: Lost and Found at Danspace Project. Photo: Ian Douglas.

  Danspace Project’s Lost & Found Platform continues!  Through our partnership with SFMOMA’s Open Space (organized by Claudia La Rocco), San Francisco’s CounterPulse will host a West Coast discussion and screening event on Saturday, February 4th from 2-6pm.  “We are… Read more

On the Move with YOU!


Eiko & Ishmael Houston-Jones in Precarious #2, March 2016. Photo by Ian Douglas. Support the Creation Fund! Join us today and keep trailblazing ideas on the move at Danspace Project -where the unprecedented Platform series, visionary artists, and new commissions engage and activate… Read more

Catalog as Zine as Tome


  by Alex Fialho   For our purposes, this catalogue has to a greater or lesser extent been shaped by the aesthetics of the zine. We offer a tumble of texts and images from our generous contributors—reprints, originals, poems, photos… Read more

A Clear and Present Danger: “HIV/AIDS Now” in the Era of President Trump?

"A Matter of Urgency and Agency: HIV/AIDS Now" panel at The Center for the Humanities, CUNY, November 10, 2016. Panel l-r: Jaime Shearn Coan, Kenyon Farrow, Ted Kerr, iele paloumpis, Jawanza James Williams, Robert Sember. Photo: Lily Cohen.

  by Alex Fialho   “What happens to health care, housing, culture and other basic needs for survival after inauguration?” Curator and organizer Ted Kerr projected this and many other pressing questions during his presentation for Danspace Project’s Platform 2016:… Read more