photo by Georgios Kontos

Biba Bell

Biba Bell (b. 1976, Sebastopol) is a writer, dancer, and choreographer based in Detroit. She earned her Ph.D. in Performance Studies from New York University. Bell’s performance work has most recently been seen at Bas Fisher Invitational (Miami), the Kunstlerhaus (Bremen, Germany), the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, the Cranbrook Museum of Art, and in a Mies van der Rohe apartment in Detroit’s Lafayette Park. She will be showing an evening of work at JACK in Brooklyn July 14-16 combining her recent body of work considering dance through an affective, archi-historic lens of modernism and domesticity. Bell was a 2015 DAAD guest professor of Experimental Performance at the University of the Arts (Hochschule für Künste) in Bremen, Germany, and she is an Assistant Professor in the Maggie Allesee Department of Theatre and Dance at Wayne State University in Detroit.

Past Classes & Events

MELT Reading Group

July 21, 2016