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2019 Emergency Grants: Dance

33 Projects Supported to date

Laurel Atwell (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in November to present We Wield at Gibney in New York, December 19-21.

Ivy Baldwin (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in August to present Quarry at MANITOGA/The Russel Wright Design Center in Garrison, NY, with performances September 21-22.

Maria Bauman-Morales (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in September to present (re)Source at Bronx Academy of Art and Dance in Bronx, NY, co-commissioned and co-presented with The Chocolate Factory Theater, September 25-28.

Kimberly Bartosik (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in July to present I hunger for you in the SuperSense Festival of the Ecstatic at Arts Centre Melbourne in Australia, August 23-24.

Laurie Berg and Bessie McDonough-Thayer (Brooklyn, NY), dancers and choreographers, received a grant in April to present EZ Pass at Roulette Intermedium in Brooklyn, with performances April 17-18.

Michelle Boulé (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in May to present The Monomyth at LAIKS DEJOT Festival in Riga, Latvia, June 10.

Body Weather Laboratory (Venice, CA), dance company, received a grant in February to present Façade of Time on the streets and canals of Venice, CA, February 17.

stormy budwig (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in January to present resistance fantasies: strategies for moving toward—and against— in the Exponential Festival at Target Margin Theater in Brooklyn, January 24-26.

chameckilerner (New York, NY), a collaborative project between Andrea Lerner and Rosane Chamecki, received a grant in September to present #RESISTA in the 21st Bienal de Arte Contemporânea Sesc_Videobrasil in São Paulo, Brazil, October 10-11.

Wendell Cooper/ Mx. Oops (New York, NY), a dancer and performer, received a grant in November to present Plasma at Dixon Place in New York, December 6-14.

Leslie Cuyjet (Brooklyn, NY), a dance artist, received a grant in November to present Roam at MoMA PS1 in Queens, November 23-24

Douglas Dunn + Dancers (New York, NY), a dance company, received a grant in February to perform Crag at the 92nd Street Y in New York, March 8-9.

Lisa Fagan (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in February to present Red Carrots in the Exponential Festival at The Brick Theater in Brooklyn, January 23-27.

Katherine Fisher (Los Angeles, CA), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in June to present The Muses in The New Original Works Festival at REDCAT in Los Angeles, July 25-27.

Sarah Friedland (Brooklyn, NY), a filmmaker and choreographer, received a grant in October to present CROWDS in Performa 19 Biennial's Consortium Program at La MaMa Galleria in New York, November 7-December 1.

Allie Hankins and Rachael Dichter (Portland, OR), dancers and choreographers, received a grant in January to present When We in the Quarter Block Party Arts Festival in Cork, Ireland, February 9.

Tahni Holt (Portland, OR), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in February to present Rubble Bodies in the Treefort Music Festival at LED Boise in Boise, ID, March 20-24.

Emily Johnson (New York, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in July to present Umyuangvigkaq during Future Assembly at Arts House venue in Melbourne, Australia, July 13.

Chia-Ying Kao (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in June to present Out of A Landscape at KunstBUS Festival in Schirgiswalde-Kirschau, Germany, June 15-16.

NIC Kay (Bronx, NY), a dance and performance artist, received a grant in May to present GET WELL SOON you black + bluised at Abrons Arts Center in New York, May 23-25.

Sam Kim (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in October to present Other Animal at Danspace Project in New York, October 31-November 2.

Molly Lieber and Eleanor Smith (Brooklyn, NY), both dancers and choreographers, received a grant in March to present Body Comes Apart at New York Live Arts in New York, March 6-9.

Jennie MaryTai Liu (Monrovia, CA), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in January to present Living Female Respondent, or 53. Yakshi at the Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, February 14-17.

Qinmin Liu (New York, NY), a visual artist and choreographer, received a grant in August to present The Rite of Spring in the Ural Industrial Biennial in Ekaterinburg, Russia, September 12-December 1.

nia love (New York, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in October to present g1(host): lostatsea at Gibney in New York, with performances November 7-9.

Ainesh Madan (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in June to present Phantasies at The Performance Project at University Settlement, in New York, May 24-25.

Sara Shelton Mann (San Francisco, CA), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in August to present 29/vortex in the No Borders Festival at DOCK 11 in Berlin, August 22-25.

Juliana May (Queens, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in June to present Folk Incest at ImPulsTanz, in Vienna, Austria, July 20-22.

Jennifer Monson (New York, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in June to present ditch during Lower Manhattan Cultural Council's River to River Festival at the Melville Gallery in New York, June 26-28.

Jennifer Newman (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in November to present Topologies at Gibney in New York, December 12 and 14.

Christopher Núñez (Brooklyn, NY), a choreographer, received a grant in March to present Childhood is not another country as a part of Dance and Process at The Kitchen in New York, April 5-6.

Cori Olinghouse (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in September to present My Friend at BRIC Arts Media in Brooklyn, September 24.

Phoebe Osborne (New York, NY), a performance, video, and sound artist, received a grant in April to present Flake in an evening of performance in the Pfizer Building in Brooklyn, April 18.

Nicky Paraiso (New York, NY), an actor, writer, and performance artist, received a grant in March to present now my hand is ready for my heart: intimate histories at La MaMa E.T.C. in New York, March 22-April 7.

jumatatu m. poe (Philadelphia, PA), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in January to perform terrestrial during American Realness at the Bronx Academy of Art and Dance in the Bronx, January 10-13.

Katy Pyle (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in June to present Studies for Giselle of Loneliness at Mount Tremper Arts, in Mount Tremper, NY, July 13.

Tatyana Tenenbaum (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in September to present Tidal in the Pliegues y Despliegues festival in Bogotá, Colombia, October 28-November 2.

Ogemdi Ude (New York, NY), a choreographer, received a grant in March to present SOMA in the Spring Movement Festival at Center for Performance Research in Brooklyn, April 4-6.

Kate Watson-Wallace (Los Angeles, CA), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in July to present kim. in the New Original Works Festival at REDCAT in Los Angeles, August 1-3.

Meg Wolfe (Deer Isle, ME), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in November to present take the long way home in the Maine Moves festival at Portland Ballet Studio Theater in Portland, ME, November 23.

Kota Yamazaki (Brooklyn, NY), a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in March to present Darkness Odyssey Part 3: Non-Opera, Becoming at New York Live Arts in New York, April 3-6.