Dance

A multi-faceted collaboration between Matthew Barney, Ragnar Kjartansson and the Iceland Dance Company reflects on ritual and religion

On the anniversary of the 2016 Orlando massacre, Brendan Fernandes reclaims the dancefloor as a site of resistance

Playlist - 10 Jul 2017

Women film directors discuss antiheroes and archetypes; Joseph Campbell discusses the power of myth; dancers do the 'Frug' 

Remembering the choreographer who forever changed the landscape of art and dance

Laboratory testing at Silicon Valley biotech start up Unity Biotechnology. Courtesy: the New Yorker; photograph: Grant Cornett

From eternal music to the secret of eternal life: what to read this weekend

Paul Scheerbart, Nusi-Pusi, 1912. Courtesy: Berlinische Galerie/Kai-Annett Becker

From a short history of plagiarism to Trisha Brown's walk: what to read this weekend

What are our bodies allowed to perform?

On the award-winning dancer and choreographer Faustin Linyekula, who is funding a water-treatment facility in the Congolese city of Kisangani

Frédéric Nauczyciel, Red Shoes, 2015
, HD video. From the ‘House of HMU’ series, with Kendall Miyake Mugler, shot at the Chapelle du Musée d’Art et d’Histoire de Saint-Denis, France. Courtesy: the artist 

On the city’s increasingly fluid fields of contemporary dance and art

The Glass House, New Canaan, Connecticut, USA

Ross Simonini talks to legendary American dancer Anna Halprin about movement, healing and improvisation

Trajal Harrell talks ‘realness’, daydreaming, and his performance Twenty Looks or Paris is Burning at the Judson Church (S)