apexart :: Public Program :: Coding the Body

In conjunction with the exhibition Coding the Body organized by Leah Buechley.

Made Corporeal

Saturday, April 5: 4 pm
apexart, 291 Church St, NYC

Choreography by Frederick Curry
Performed by Melissa Sande, Felice Santorelli

The work is an embodied response to encoded visual and aural symbol systems. It was developed out of improvisations on Laban Motif Notation Scores.

FREDERICK CURRY is Assistant Professor in the Dance Department at Rutgers University's Mason Gross School of the Arts.  In New York, he danced with Zendora Dance Company and Rod Rodgers Dance Company, among others, and performed leading roles in productions of The Vengeance of Mami Wata by Rose-Marie Guiraud, and Owl in Love by composer Jon Deak.  Frederick's choreography has been presented at the American Dance Guild Performance Festival, La MaMa, Merkin Concert Hall, Mosaic, The Bridge, and Dance Space Center in New York.  He has been a U.S. State Department Culture Connect Envoy to Uganda and is on faculty at the LABAN Institute and at DEL / 92nd Street Y.  Previously he taught in the Dance Education Program at NYU.

Photo by Jody Somers

Please join us.
All events are free and open to the public.

apexart's exhibitions and and public programs are supported in part by the Affirmation Arts Fund, the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Edith C. Blum Foundation, Mary Duke Biddle Foundation, The Greenwich Collection Ltd., Lambent Foundation Fund of Tides Foundation, and with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs and the New York State Council on the Arts.

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