Posts Tagged ‘merce cunningham’

Vitamin A: Avery Lawrence’s “Arranging Suitcases”

In which one of our art critics highlights a favorite work on view in a local gallery.
“Arranging Suitcases” is the latest video from Avery Lawrence, who won some acclaim during the (e)merge art fair for “Moving a Tree,” an absurd video about a man in a suit who fells a tree [...]

Space, Time, and Structure in Motion, Saturday Night

First off, a caveat: I’m no expert on Trisha Brown. The New York-based choreographer might be a modern dance icon who’s repeatedly pushed conventions in her 50 years on the scene, but as of yesterday, I knew very little about her.
But her company is performing at George Mason University’s Center for the Arts tomorrow night, [...]

Clip Job: Five Off-the-Wall Collaborative Performances

There's more to life than gigs.
A handful of area musicians are keeping that notion in mind this weekend, stepping outside their comfort zones for collaborative, one-night-only performances. There's Zomes, the drone-y project of Lungfish's Asa Osborne, which performs tonight at the Writer's Center in Bethesda as part of the ongoing Story/Stereo series. For the performance, [...]

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