Richard Battye has worked as a photographer in Birmingham for 26 years and has carved a niche photographing dancers. He’ll talk about his technique and his landmark exhibition Still Dancing.
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Proximity and Distance - Human Bodies in Movement and Stillness
BY BETTINA HOFFMANN
@ VOL 142
ON DEC 14, 2016
Visual artist Bettina Hoffmann works at the intersection of photography, film, sculpture, contemporary dance and theatre to examine and challenge the underlying mechanisms of social relations, conflicts and communication.
My Body is My Instrument : The World According to a Contemporary Dance Artist
BY RACHEL MILLER
@ VOL 3
ON JAN 25, 2018
Rachel Miller gives us a glimpse of what true passion looks like through her eloquent personal history. She helps us experience the lives of professional dancers and continually embraces the thrill and joy that everyday brings.
Khattaks and Dance: 1550 to date
BY ASFANDYAR ANIS KHATTAK
@ VOL 5
ON APR 29, 2018
Asfandyar Anis Khattak’s presentation is about the history of the Khattak tribe of Pashtun and the origins of the Khattak dance. How the warriors of the tribe performed it as part of their war preparation. He also speaks about his passion for dance and his fusion of classical Indian dance with the Khattak dance.
Kathak Dance – Lost and Redeemed Cultural Heritage
Travel in time to Indian and Mughal history when Kathak dance was at its zenith. The decline and destruction of cultural heritage and Kathak dance during the British colonial rule. To reclamation in the post colonial rule of Indian history and art and its impact and influence on Kathak dance today.