8 Days / Project bk

Fancello, Claudia and Kamino, Benjamin and Monk, Davida and Thompson, Stephen and Trent, Michael and Forté, Marie Claire and Henderson, Ame. 8 Days / Project bk. Ottawa, ON: Ten Gates Dancing; Toronto, ON: Public Recordings, 2013.

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Abstract (English)

"The ongoing 8 DAYS project addresses a need for peer-to-peer choreographic development in Canada, insisting that this mode is crucial to the continued relevance of the art form. Instigated in 2012 by Ame Henderson and Tedd Robinson, the subsequent encounters stem from the 8 DAYS and 8 DAYS II participants’ desire to continue this artistic exchange. How dance artists work is intimately related to what they create. Theory and practice, talking and making, doing and reflecting, and the systems we do and don’t rely on are understood as interwoven threads of creative development. 8 DAYS is an opportunity to collide practices to provoke, invigorate and inspire each other. 8 DAYS escapes the pressures of production-driven work to create space to reflect on one’s current practice and to envision – through dialogue and experimentation – new artistic possibilities (...) 8 DAYS was held at la B.A.R.N. on Lac Leslie in the Pontiac Region of Quebec, from June 16 – 24, 2012. It was hosted and supported by 10 Gates Dancing Inc. and Public Recordings" -- Public Recordings' web site.

Types: Anthologies, essays, collections
All Contributors: Forté, Marie Claire (Editor); King, Jp (Designer); Henderson, Ame (Collaborator); Fancello, Claudia (Author); Kamino, Benjamin (Author); Monk, Davida (Author); Thompson, Stephen (Author); Trent, Michael (Author); Robinson, Tedd (Collaborator); Chambers, Justine (Collaborator); Forté, Marie Claire (Author); Henderson, Ame (Author); Paper Pusher Printworks
Dossier: 390 - PUBLIC RECORDINGS (Toronto)
Collation: 57 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Language of Publication: English; French
Publishers: Ottawa, ON: Ten Gates Dancing; Toronto, ON: Public Recordings
Artists: Chambers, Justine; Fancello, Claudia; Forté, Marie Claire; Henderson, Ame; Kamino, Benjamin; Monk, Davida; Robinson, Tedd; Thompson, Stephen; Trent, Michael
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Date Deposited: 22 Mar 2014 21:55
Last Modified: 18 Dec 2018 20:11
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/24498
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