PROGRAM

Movement Research Exchange (MRX)

A vehicle to spur interaction and exchange among independent choreographers and their peers from within and outside the U.S, MRX enables Artists-in-Residence and faculty to travel outside their home environment for residency activities, informal showings, discussions and teaching opportunities.

Current Exchanges

Past Jerome supported Artists-in-Residence were invited to apply to this program which supports two artists each year through a month-long retreat-style residency in Cassis France at the Camargo Foundation, providing AIRs an opportunity to work in a new environment that serves to foster reflection and idea-generation.

Partners: Camargo Foundation (Cassis France), Jerome Foundation (Minneapolis, MN), Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance! (Bronx, NY), Brooklyn Arts Exchange (Brooklyn, NY), Harlem Stage (New York, NY)

Artists: 2017 Jasmine Hearn (2016 BAAD! Artist-in-Residence), 2017 Mina Nishimura (2013 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence), 2016 Erin Ellen Kelly (2013 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence), 2016 Joanna Kotze (2014 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence).

Initiated in 2013, Movement Research Faculty travel to Latvia for creative teaching and performance residencies and Latvian-based artists travel to NYC for an immersive experience, including classes and workshops at Movement Research and sharing their work-in-progress at Movement Research at The Judson Church.

Partners: Latvian Professional Contemporary Dance Choreographers Association (Riga, Latvia), ARA Dance Company (Latvia)

Artists: 2016 Santa Grinfelde (Latvia), 2014 Michelle Boulé (Movement Research Faculty), 2014 Levi Gonzalez (Movement Research Faculty)

This bi-lateral exchange provides a Movement Research Artist-in-Residence with a two-week choreographic and teaching residency in Mexico City and a Centro de Invesgigación Coreográfica, Instituto de las Bellas Artes student an opportunity to travel to New York city for participation in Summer MELT workshops at Movement Research.

Partners: Centro de Invesgigación Coreográfica, Instituto de las Bellas Artes (Mexico City, Mexico), Laboratorio Condensación (Mexico City, Mexico)

Artists: 2016 Marcia Ortega (CICO student), 2015 Antonio Ramos (2014 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence) with support from National Performance Network.

Work-share exchanges between Minneapolis-based Momentum artists/collaborators and Movement Research Artists-in-Residence to facilitate artistic dialogue between these artists around their work and creative processes.

Partners: The Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts (Minneapolis, MN)

Artists: 2017 Momentum Artists //CATHEDRAL\\ (Dolo McComb, Kimberly Lesik, and Scott Stafford); Deja Stowers, BLAQ; Darrius Strong, STRONGmovement; Fire Drill (Emily Gastineau and Billy Mullaney) and 2016 Movement Research Artists-in-Residence Angie Pittman, Kris Pourzal and Alex Tatarsky.

Since 2011, Swedish artists have traveled to New York to interact with Movement Research Artists-in-Residence to develop an international network of support and inquiry. Creative residencies for Swedish artists at Movement Research include performing work in progress at Movement Research at The Judson Church, participation in Movement Research classes and workshops, and visiting Movement Research Artist-in-Residence meetings and work sharing sessions.

Partners: Konstnärsnämnden - the Swedish Arts Grants Committee (Stockholm, Sweden)

Artists: 2017 Anna Westberg, 2016 Pontus Petersson, 2015 Björn Säfsten, 2014 Rosalind Goldberg, 2013 Stina Nyberg, 2012 Malin Elgán, 2011 Emma Kim Hagdahl

The MRX/Trinidad New Waves! Institute Scholarship provides 2-week residencies in NYC during MELT Summer workshop intensives

Partner: Dance & Performance Institute (Trinidad & Tobago)

Artists: 2018 Simeon Peters (Trinidad) and Shem Heliodore (St. Lucia), 2017 Juan-Pablo Alba Dennis and Patriann Edwards


Through this bi-lateral exchange a Movement Research Artist-in-Residence travels to Seoul for a three-week creative residency and Seoul-based artists travel to NYC for an immersive experience, including classes and workshops at Movement Research and sharing their work-in-progress at Movement Research at The Judson Church.

Partners: Seoul Dance Center in partnership with the Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture with support from the Asian Cultural Council (Korea)

Artists: 2017 Ursula Eagly (2015 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence); 2016 Jeanine Durning (2013 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence) with support from the Asian Cultural Council, 2016 Eun Jin Choi (Korea)

Eugene Lang College at The New School (New York, NY)

University of California at Los Angeles, Department of World Arts and Cultures/Dance (Los Angeles, CA)


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MRX is a vehicle to spur interaction and exchange among independent choreographers and their peers from within and outside the US. MRX enables Artists-in-Residence and faculty to travel outside their home environment for residency activities, informal showings, discussions and teaching opportunities.

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September 04, 2017 8:00am - 8:00pm

Caribbean Dance

Chris Walker
September 01, 2017 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Experimental Dancehall

Marguerite Hemmings
September 01, 2017 11:00am - 1:00pm