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mayfield brooks

mayfield brooks improvises while black, and is currently based in brooklyn, new york. mayfield is a movement-based performance artist, urban farmer, writer, and wanderer. they studied contemporary dance at the school for new dance (sndo) in amsterdam, moving on centre in oakland, ca, and holds a mfa in interdisciplinary performance from uc davis and a masters in performance studies from northwestern university. mayfield is currently a 2017 artist in residence at movement research nyc, was a 2018 wow/uny artist in residence at governor's island.

Upcoming Classes & Events

Past Classes & Events

MELT – Improvising While Black/IWB

January 15, 2019

MELT – Improvising While Black/IWB

Jan 7 – Jan 11, 2019

The Sounding Body: Speaking in Tongues

Wed, Nov 7, 2018

MELT Reading Group

July 23, 2018

Movement Research at the Judson Church

May 14, 2018

Rupture: Improvising In the Break

June 09, 2016