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Dance/Performance: Suspended Gestures

March 10, 2018 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar Dance/Performance: Suspended Gestures Artist-in-Residence in Dance Erica Dankmeyer re-stages Martha Graham’s iconic Celebration (1934) in conversation with Sam Gilliam’s Situation VI-Pisces 4 (1972). This performance by Williams students highlights dance as a medium for analyzing and remembering the past. Gilliam’s work serves as the painterly environment for the performance, putting Graham and Gilliam, two innovators of line and gesture, in dialogue. DD/MM/YYYY

Artist-in-Residence in Dance Erica Dankmeyer re-stages Martha Graham’s iconic Celebration (1934) in conversation with Sam Gilliam’s Situation VI-Pisces 4 (1972). This performance by Williams students highlights dance as a medium for analyzing and remembering the past. Gilliam’s work serves as the painterly environment for the performance, putting Graham and Gilliam, two innovators of line and gesture, in dialogue.

Williams College Museum of Art
15 Lawrence Hall Dr Ste 2
Williamstown, MA 01267-3248
Free