At Mana Contemporary, ‘Virtually There’ Conjures the Magic of Masterpiece Bauhaus Ballet

 
 

"Taking a cue from Oskar Schlemmer’s Triadic Ballet, independent curators Mafalda Millies and Rosa Sachs partnered with Performa Visionaries to bring Virtually There to Mana Contemporary. Their ballet, a contemporary homage to the 1922 version currently on view at the Whitney Museum as part of Dreamlands: Immersive Cinema and Art, came together with a team of collaborators. The curators recruited artists Kate Gilmore and Heather Rowe to do set design; choreographer Karole Armitage; composer Charles Derenne, who contributed an original live score; and the Campana Brothers, who designed the costumes."

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artnet November 21, 2016
Written by Katy Diamond Hamer

Photography by Maria Baranova