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INHERITED BODIES: How do movement artists in different traditions contend with, honor, and resist the past?

September 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

Hope Mohr Dance (HMD)’s Bridge Project along with SFMOMA Open Space are excited to present Inherited Bodies: How do movement artists in different traditions contend with, honor, and resist the past? 

FEATURING a series of lecture demonstrations by Sara Shelton Mann, Jarrel Phillips, Nadhi Thekkek, and Snowflake Towers. Through language and movement, the featured artists will respond to the following questions:

– How does history/the past operate in your work?
– Who or what are the giants in your tradition (whether forgotten or celebrated) and how do they figure in your work?
– How do you navigate between traditional and experimental forms in your work?

Following, join Claudia La Rocco, Director of Community Engagement and Editor-in-Chief, SFMOMA’s Open Space, for a moderated group discussion.

FREE. RSVP required, please register HERE.

Venue

The Women’s Building, Auditorium, 1st Floor
Women's Building 3543 18th St #8
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Phone:
(415) 431-1180
Website:
https://womensbuilding.org/