Dance Performance and Artmaking
November 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Led by Valerie Green/Dance Entropy
MFTA Third Thursday
Explore the connection between performance and design with Valerie Green/Dance Entropy. Make your own head sculpture inspired by VG/DE’s contemporary performance Utopia, a collaboration with visual artist Keren Anavy. Enjoy excerpts from Utopia followed by a Q&A discussion with the artists.
About Valerie Green/Dance Entropy:
Founded in 1998, Valerie Green/Dance Entropy believes in humanizing movement, both in Ms. Green’s critically acclaimed choreographic work and the company’s mission to plant creative seeds in communities across the world. Intersecting mortal and transcendent, sensual and sophisticated, visceral and self-aware, VG/DE invites the artist, the audience—the human—into a compelling, physical experience. www.danceentropy.org
Watch the Utopia video trailer.
About Visual Artist Keren Anavy:
Keren Anavy is a New York based multimedia artist working in drawing, painting, installation and performance. Challenging the boundaries of painting and drawing often as a form of installation, Anavy’s settings examine broader social contexts through a diversity of imagery, materials and architecture offers a platform for questioning our environments. She collaborates with diverse international communities.