Monday, October 6, 2014

The design team consults a Barbara Morgan photo to decide on the opening image, length of skirt of Imperial Gesture. Choreographer Kim Jones, Principal Graham dancer Blakeley White-McGuire, Costume Designer Karen Young. Lighting Designer Judith Daitsman looking at research materials, seated. Pat Daughtery, composer, playing piano off camera. Taking the video - Jeanmarie JHhiggins, dramaturg.

Saturday, October 4, 2014
Choreographer and Dancer Martha Graham 1935 & Principal Graham Dancer Blakeley White McGuire, in Imperial Gesture. Photos by Barbara Morgan & Jeff Cravotta respectively. Come check out the conference Oct. 10th in Sarasota, Florida

Choreographer and Dancer Martha Graham 1935 & Principal Graham Dancer Blakeley White McGuire, in Imperial Gesture. Photos by Barbara Morgan & Jeff Cravotta respectively. Come check out the conference Oct. 10th in Sarasota, Florida

Friday, October 3, 2014 Sunday, September 14, 2014
Exciting Opening Night! September 12th, 2014  Imperial Gesture costume on display at the Dance and Fashion Exhibition at the Museum at FIT, NYC, curated by Valerie Steele.
http://www.fitnyc.edu/22418.asp

Exciting Opening Night! September 12th, 2014  Imperial Gesture costume on display at the Dance and Fashion Exhibition at the Museum at FIT, NYC, curated by Valerie Steele.

http://www.fitnyc.edu/22418.asp

Thursday, June 12, 2014

"Imperial Gesture" costume selected for Dance & Fashion exhibition at FIT’s Museum, NYC this Fall!

Great news!!!

Curator Valerie Steele and assistant Melissa Marra selected the “Imperial Gesture” costume for ” for the “Fashion and Dance” fall exhibition at Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) Museum, NYC.
http://www.fitnyc.edu/22418.asp

Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Kim Jones dancing May 14th 2014 paper/performance presentation with Jeanmarie Higgins, Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC

Kim Jones dancing May 14th 2014 paper/performance presentation with Jeanmarie Higgins, Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC

Monday, April 28, 2014
Monday, April 21, 2014

Performance-Lecture-Q&A, Mint Museum, Charlotte 5/14

Dramaturg Jeanmarie Higgins joins Martha Graham Dance Company regisseur, choreographer Kim Jones to present a lecture/dance on the influence of American photographer Barbara Morgan’s documentation of Martha Graham’s 1935 “lost solo” Imperial Gesture on Jones’s 2013 dance reconstruction

.http://www.charlottecultureguide.com/event/detail/441798311/ArtFusion_Modernism

Thursday, March 20, 2014
Jeanmarie Higgins and Kim Jones will present a paper/movement about Imperial Gesture at the University of Pittsburgh.

Jeanmarie Higgins and Kim Jones will present a paper/movement about Imperial Gesture at the University of Pittsburgh.