Platform 2015 – Danspace Project

Platform 2015

Fred Moten: Amuse-bouche

Cecil Taylor. Drawing by Ralph Lemon.

Amuse-bouche From Platform 2015: Dancers, Buildings and People in the Streets catalogue She said, you came to see human bodies tonight but this is “holy work and it’s dangerous not to know that ’cause you could die like an animal… Read more

City Without Smoke

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Over Manhattan island when gales subside Inhuman colors of ocean afternoons Luminously livid, tear the sky so wide The exposed city looks like deserted dunes. Peering out to the street New Yorkers in saloons Identify the smokeless moment outside Like… Read more

Notes from Claudia La Rocco

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Danspace Project invited several artists and practitioners from our community to participate as Respondents in a series of written reflections on Platform 2015: Dancers, Buildings and People in the Streets. This series shares a wide range of perspectives on the… Read more

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