photo by Ian Douglas

Nami Yamamoto

Nami Yamamoto, originally from Matsuyama, Japan, graduated from Ehime University with a BA and New York University with an MA in Dance Education in 1994. Since then her work has been presented in New York, Philadelphia, Minneapolis, Irvine and internationally Ukraine and Japan. She was a 2014 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence and is currently creating her piece Headless Wolf. She is proud to be a Mom of Momiji, 6 years old.

2014 Artist-in-Residence,


Studies Project Participant

Past Classes & Events

The Alchemy of Objects or The Quest for the Universal Elixir

December 18, 2016

Does the Dance Field Make Room for Parenting?

October 11, 2016