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Schedule

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  • A Body at the Pillow
  • Jacob's Pillow
  • July 21 and 22, 2017
  • Eiko will be at Jacob's Pillow with a series of events in July. From July 5 to 30 a photography exhibit of William Johnston’s images of Eiko Otake in A Body in Fukushima will be on view at Doris...

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  • Eiko in Pittsfield
  • Pittsfield, MA
  • July 20, 2017
  • All month, Eiko will be in and around Pittsfield, MA as a part of her work with Jacob's Pillow. July 1-31 see William Johnston’s images of Eiko. A Body in Valparaiso, Chile will be on view at Th...
  • Delicious Movement in Tokyo
  • Tokyo University Komaba Campus, Communication Plaza, Body & Movement Studio 2
  • June 10, June 17, and June 24, 2017
  • Eiko will teach a 3 session Delicious Movement workshop at Tokyo University in June 2017 - invited by her former students from Wesleyan University Kaito Abe and Shingo Umehara. Participants will be...
  • Eiko performs at Dance Place
  • Dance Place, Washington DC
  • May 20, 2017 at 11am and 7pm
  • Eiko will perform on May 20 at 11am and 7pm in two public spaces around Dance Place in Washington DC. In addition to her site specific performances, a video installation of her A Body In Places wil...
  • Koma: The Ghost Festival at Danspace Project
  • The Danspace Project
  • May 11 - May 13, 2017
  • Koma will be presenting his work, The Ghost Festival, at Danspace Project May 11-13. This multi-disciplinary solo project combines an immersive set and live performance to honor the connection betw...
  • A Body in Places at Topaz Arts - opening day
  • Topaz Arts
  • May 6, 2017
  • On May 6th, Eiko will host a workshop (1-3pm) and a live performance (4pm) at Topaz Arts in Queens to mark the opening of her and William Johnston’s A Body in Places exhibition. This iteration of...
  • 2017 PEN World Voices Festival
  • MCNALLY JACKSON BOOKS, 52 PRINCE STREET, NEW YORK, NY 10012
  • May 4, 2017
  • Kitchen Table Translation: Migration, Diaspora, Exchange, moderated by Madhu Kaza, will explore the collision of texts and bodies through the perspectives of immigrants and translators. Eiko will l...
  • Eiko at tanz Farm
  • Atlanta GA
  • March 21-26, 2017
  • Eiko will be in residence in Atlanta at Tanz Farm from Monday 21 through Sunday 26th. Pleasure SHOP (movement workshop) : March 22 at 12pm Solo Performances in Midtown: March 24th at 5:50 on&nbs...
  • Eiko in Residence at the Cathedral of Saint John Divine
  • The Cathedral Church of Saint John, 1047 Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street
  • September 20, 2016–March 12, 2017
  • In the fall of 2016 and winter of 2017,  Eiko is an artist in residence at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine in Upper Manhattan. She is offering solo performances within the Cathedral, d...
  • Remembering Fukushima: Art and Conversation at the Cathedral
  • Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine
  • March 11, 2017 from 1pm to 5pm
  • On March 11, 2017, Remembering Fukushima: Art and Conversation at the Cathedral will commemorate the sixth anniversary of the Fukushima Nuclear Disaster in Japan. Conceived by the Cathedral’s art...
  • Flutes of Hope
  • March 3, 2017 at 7:30pm
  • Flutes of Hope, which debuted at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in 2012, is an annual music program paying tribute to the resilience and compassion of the Japanese people following the devast...
  • 45th Annual Dance on Camera Festival
  • The Walter Reade Theater and the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center
  • February 7, 2017 at 6pm
  • A Body in the East Village, shot by Alexis Moh, will be presented at the 45th Annual Dance on Camera Festival on Tuesday, February 7 at 6pm. This twenty minute film chronicles many of Eiko's perfor...
  • Bessie Presenter Award to go to Judy Hussie-Taylor
  • January 10, 2017
  • The Bessies Steering Committee will present the Bessies Presenter Award to Judy Hussie-Taylor for and for her vision and hard work in producing 2016 Special Citation winner: Danspace Project Platfo...
  • A Body in Places at Colorado College
  • 802 N. Nevada Ave., Colorado Springs
  • December 1-December 21, 2016
  • As a part of Eiko's residency at Colorado College for the month of December, videos and images from A Body in Places will be installed in the 802 gallery. The gallery will be open to visitors eve...
  • Eiko on a NYFA panel on Cultural identity
  • Gibney Dance
  • November 14, 2016. 6:30 - 8:00pm
  • Eiko will participate in a panel discussion with a group of choreographers and dance makers on the topic of Cultural Identity and the Creative Process at Gibney Dance. Wendy Perron will  curat...
  • Eiko will perform at the Tribute for C.D. Wright at Brown University.
  • Studio One, Brown University Granoff Center for the Arts, 154 Angell Street.
  • November 9 and 10, 2016
  • The tribute for CD Wright: 9 November  evening  (projected start time: 8 pm) animated film with reading by CD Wright  (opening) presentation by Joan Retallack  presentation by...
  • A BODY IN FUKUSHIMA at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine
  • Cathedral of Saint John the Divine. 1047 Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street
  • Oct 6, 2016-March 12, 2017
  • A Body in Fukushima, (her collaborative work with historian and photographer William Johnston) is on view at the Cathedral of Saint John Divine as a part of the Cathedral's larger art exhibition, T...
  • Bessie
  • Oct 18, 2016. 7:30 pm
  • The Bessies, The NY Dance and Performance Awards, will honor Eiko Otake with a Special Citation for "her expansive and transformative A Body in Places platform, presented by Danspace Project." ...
  • Eiko will perform at "A Tribute to C.D. Wright"
  • Proshansky Auditorium CUNY Graduate Center
 365 Fifth Avenue New York, NY
  • Wednesday, Oct 19, 7:00pm
  • A Tribute to C.D. Wright An event to honor the late C.D. Wright, featuring Lee Ann Brown, Peter Cole, Monica de la Torre, Brecht Gander, Brenda Hillman, Ben Lerner, Deborah Luster, Frances Mayes, ...
  • Koma speaks and performes in Asia Sciety Celebration
  • Aisa Society, 725 Park Avenue (at 70th Street)
  • Oct 17, 6:30 pm
  • Asia Society has presented more than a thousand artists, including Ravi Shankar and other world-renowned Asian performing artists. In celebration of 60 years of performing arts at Asia Society, Rac...
  • Eiko in the Quiet Circus: River Charrette 1
  • Bartram’s Garden, 5400 Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia
  • Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 2:30pm - 4:00pm
  • David Brick, Eiko and Koma's friend has been working on his project Quiet Circus and invited Eiko as an adviser to the project. Harry Philbrick, founding director of Philadelphia Contemporary ...
  • Eiko in Fukushima
  • Fukushima
  • August 6, 2016
  • Eiko will offer her video talk at Art meeting in Tabito, Fukuhsima. This small festival was initiated in 2001 by contemporary artist Nobuki Yamamoto.
  • Koma's solo project at ADF
  • 21c Museum Hotel Durham
  • July 12-14, 2016.
  • Koma will perform his first solo project at American Dance Festival this summer. Tuesday, July 12 at 8:00pm Wednesday, July 13 at 8:00pm Thursday, July 14 at 8:00pm For more info.
  • Video Installation: A Body with Water
  • Nolan Park at Governors Island, House 20B
  • Sat, Jun 18 / Sun, Jun 19 / Sat, Jun 25. Noon-4pm.
  • This installation uses video material edited by Eiko and Alexis Moh. Video footage includes excerpts of performances in Hong Kong, Chile, and most recently, New York City, with shots that were take...
  • Eiko in River To River Festival
  • Presented by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council,  Eiko will be back in River To River Festival offering several programs. This third-in-row engagement with River To River Festival concludes the ...
  • A Body on Wall Street
  • Wall St. at Broad St. Manhattan
  • Jun 21, and 22. 2016
  • Eiko will perform A Body on Wall Street in front of the Stock Exchange, the symbol of Capitalism. The performance is open to all viewers and pedestrians free of charge. After 6 week run of Dansa...
  • A Body on Governors Island
  • Nolan Park at Governors Island
  • Sun, Jun 19, 2016 at 4:30pm
  • As part of 2016 River To River Festival, Eiko will perform in the moat at the north side of Fort Jay, Governors Island. More Info.
  • A Body in Fukushima at Martha's Vineyard.
  • 8 Uncas Avenue, Oak Bluffs, (Upper Circuit Ave), Martha's Vineyard. MA
  • May 25 - June 12, Tues – Sun 10:30 to 5pm
  • The collaboratively created photograph works, A BODY IN FUKUSHIMA, by Willima Johnston and Eiko will be on view at A Gallery Contemporary in Martha's Vineyard this early summer in conjunction of he...
  • EIko at The Yard
  • The Yard, Martha's Vineyard
  • June 3, 4 pm and June 6 at 6pm. 2016
  • Eiko will be bringing her A Body in Places solo to The Yard this June. Performances Friday, June 3 at 4 pm | Edgetown Monday, June 6 at 6pm | Menemsha Beach Free admission performances EIko's ph...
  • Koma's The Ghost Festival (World Premiere)
  • Thursday, June 2 at 8pm Saturday, June 4 at 6:30pm
  • The Ghost Festival is the first multi-disciplinary solo project by Koma. Using a mobile trailer, he is creating a gallery of works meant to be both an interactive visual art installment, as well as...
  • Eiko at Flynn Center
  • Flynn Center and Moran Plant
  • Eiko is in residence at Flynn Center from May 22- 29. She will offer a performance and the following activities. Artist Talk  Monday, May 23, 6-7 pm, Amy E. Tarrant Gallery at the Flynn Cent...
  • A Body in Places: ADF
  • Durham, NC
  • May 14 & 15, 2016
  • Eiko will return to American Dance Festival in May 2016 with a new iteration of her continuing solo project, A Body in Places, which she performed twelve times during the ADF 2015.  This summ...
  • Re-Imagining the Memorial: Image, Sound, Body
  • Japan Society: 333 E 47th St, New York City
  • May 5, 2016, 6:30 pm
  • The conversation between Eiko and experimental musician Otomo Yoshihide (founder, Project FUKUSHIMA!) will explore novel uses of visual, sound, and performance art as a way of expanding the traditi...
  • Eiko Teaches "A Body in Places" at NYU Gallatin
  • NYU Gallatin
  • Jan 21-May 5, 2016
  • Eiko is teaching a course at NYU Gallatin School of Individualized Study in the Winter/Spring Semester of 2016, titled "A Body in Places." The multi-faceted course will contemplate the notions of h...
  • Talking Duet: Eiko Otake and Emmanuelle Huynh
  • 2401 Bancroft Studio, UC Berkeley
  • April 19, 2016, 3:30-5:00pm.2016
  • Talking Duets is a playful structured improvisational score created and performed by French choreographer Emmanuelle Huynh and Eiko. It was premiered during LMCC's River to River Festival in June 2...
  • Delicious Movement Workshop
  • 2401 Bancroft Studio, UC Berkeley
  • April 17, 2016, 1:00-3:00pm.2016
  • Eiko will teach her signature Delicious Movement Workshop at UC Berkeley on April 17. Open to all people (not just dancers!), all ages and all abilities, Eiko has taught "Delicious Movement" at fe...
  • A Body in Miami
  • the Pérez Art Museum and Vizcaya Museum, Miami
  • March 30-April 1, 2016
  • Presented by Tiger Tail Production, Eiko performs at the Pérez Art Museum and Vizcaya Museum and Gardens in Miami during the last week of March. She will also offer a workshop and video lecture. ...
  • Film Series at Anthology curated by Eiko
  • Anthology Film Archives
  • Feb 17 - March 24, 2016
  • ALL SCREENINGS ARE AT WEDNESDAYS AT 7 pm As part of Danspace Project's Platform, Anthology Film Archives welcomes Eiko as guest-curator of a film series showcasing movies that have influenced her...
  • Talking Duets (Danspace Project Platform)
  • Danspace Project's Platfom at St Mark's Church. 10th St at 2nd Ave, New York City
  • Feb. 20 and Mar. 19, 7-10 pm. 2016
  • Talking Duets is a playful structured improvisational score created and performed by French choreographer Emmanuelle Huynh and Eiko with Judy Hussie-Taylor as the time-keeper and moderator. It was ...
  • Eiko performs Solo in East Village
  • February 29-March 19. 2016
  • Platform Solos: Eiko's interest is in the East Village's history as a home for multiple generations of immigrants, activists, artists, outcasts, dancers, musicians, and poets. This history and her ...
  • Danspace Project Platform "A Body in Places"
  • on and off-site performances around St. Mark's Church
  • February 17-March 22, 2016
  • Danspace's tenth Platfrom will extend Eiko's current project A Body in Places. Eiko's recent focus on "places"  took her to Fukushima, Japan, the 30th Street Station in Philadelphia, and downt...
  • Book Club
  • St Mark's Church, 2nd Ave at 10th St, New York City
  • Feb. 25, Mar 3, 10, and 17 at 7pm. 2016
  • Eiko is leading her first book club as a part of Danspace Project's Platform 2016, A BODY IN PLACES. Reading is organized with particular places as a theme.  FREE RVSP on the Danspace Project...
  • Delicious Movement Workshop (Danspace Project Platform)
  • St Mark's Church Sanctuary
  • Feb 17, 24, Mar.2, 9, 16 (every Wednesday). 2016
  • 11:30am-1:30pm As part of  Platform, Eiko will teach her signature Delicious Movement Workshop which is open to all people (not just dancers!), all ages and all abilities. All are encouraged ...
  • After Fukushima: A 24-hour Event
  • Danspace Project St Marks Church 2nd Ave at 10th St. New York City
  • March 11-12, 2016
  • March 11, 2016 marks the fifth anniversary of the earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear disaster in Fukushima. After Fukushima: A 24-hour Event (curated by Judy Hussie-Taylor and Lydia Bell in collabora...
  • Conversation Without a Wall
  • Danspace Project at St Mark's Church
  • March 11, 2016
  • CONVERSATION WITHOUT WALLS 4-5pm: Marilyn Ivy (Columbia, important anthropology scholar with focus on Japan) & Bill Johnston discussing A Body in Fukushima Respondents: Harry Philbrick (Directo...
  • Installation in Sanctuary
  • Tuesdays: Feb. 23, Mar. 1,8,15. 5:30-9:30pm. 2016
  • Church Installation by Eiko with Guest Artists' Responses To "Bodies, Wandering, and Witnessing" Doors open 5:30pm and remain open through 9:30pm Eiko will install images, objects, and videos rel...
  • Artists Reponses
  • St Mark's Church, 2nd Ave at 10th St. New York City
  • Tuesdays Feb 23, Mar.1,8,15 at 7pm. 2016
  • Artist Responses Feb 23 Judy Hussie-Taylor has invited writer Claudia La Rocco and visual artist Paul Chan to respond to these prompts on February 23. La Rocco's text will unfold over four hours, a...
  • Precarious: Solos at Danspace Project
  • St Mark's Church, 2nd Ave at 10th st. New York City
  • Feb. 27 and Mar. 5, 7pm - 10pm.2016
  • Precarious: Nine dance artists have been invited to  selected a place inside St. Mark's Church and all will perform simultaneously over three hours. Audiences will be free to move throughout ...
  • Santiago a Mil
  • Centre Gabriela Mistral, Santiago CHILE
  • January 6-10, 2016
  • Fundacion a Mil will present the South American premiere of A Body in Places at the International Theater Festival Santiago a Mil. Eiko will perform at Gabriela Mistral Cultural Centre Exhibiti...
  • A Body in Hong Kong
  • Sunday, Dec 4, 2015
  • Eiko will be performing in Hong Kong this December for the West Kowloon Cultural District's new museum for visual culture, M Plus. She will be a featured artist in the ninth edition of their Mobile...
  • Eiko dances with Hiroshima Panels
  • Friday, November 13, 2015
  • During the opening for the exhibition of the Hiroshima Panels by Iri and Toshi Maruki at Pioneer Works, Eiko will perform her solo in honor of the Hiroshima Panels and their creators. Eiko will als...
  • A Body in an Observatory
  • Friday, November 6 & Saturday, November 7, 2015
  • Eiko will perform at the Van Vleck Observatory, 96 Foss Hill, Wesleyan University commemorating its 100th anniversary. This performance will finish off a series of performances throughout Fall 2016...
  • A Body in Alsop House
  • Alsop House, 301 High Street, Wesleyan University
  • Sunday, October 4 & Monday, October 5, 2015
  • In conjunction with her performances at Russell Library and Van Vleck Observatory, Eiko will perform an intimate solo for up to 10 audience members at a time at the Alsop House of the Davison Art C...
  • A Body in Russell Library
  • Russell Library, 123 Broad Street, Middletown, CT
  • Thursday, September 17, 2015
  • Eiko will perform A Body in a Library in Russell Library in downtown Middletown, CT in a series of performances that will continue on through the fall to the Davison Art Center and Van Vleck Observ...
  • A Body in Fukushima at ADF
  • June 11-July 25, 2015
  • American Dance Festival will host photo exhibition A Body in Fukushima a collaboration of Eiko and photographer William Johnston. He captures of Eiko in radiation-affected Fukushima. The photo exhi...
  • A Body in Places at ADF
  • Cordoba Center of the Arts, Durham NC
  • July 7-12, 2015
  • At ADF this summer Eiko will perform a series of solo for very intimate audiences. These mini performances will offer a strange and intense experience that invites, almost forces, the viewer’s ga...
  • A Body in a Station at Fulton Street Station, NYC
  • Fulton Street Subway Station at Broadway
  • June, 22nd at 7 pm, 23ed at 4 pm, 24th at 7pm. 201
  • As a part of River to River Festival, Eiko will perform her first solo A Body in a Station June 22-24 at Fulton Street Subway Station in NYC. More iInformation.
  • A Body in Fukushima at Wesleyan University
  • Wesleyan University
  • Thursday, February 5 – Sunday, May 25, 2015
  • Mansfield Freeman Gallery, Center for East Asian Studies: Tuesday, February 3 – Sunday, May 24 For more information Read preview article A Body in Fukushima exhibits a haunting series of phot...
  • Eiko collaborates with Emmanuel Huynh
  • Eiko will join  French choreographer and dancer Emmanuel  Huynh in Brussels to perform at Thalie Art Foundation during the “Wabi Sabi Shima” exhibition and project.
  • Eiko and Lydia talk about Dramaturgy
  • High Concept Labs 2233 Throop St. Chicago
  • May 9, 2015
  • Eiko and Lydia Bell will speak about Dramaturgy and dance moderated by Peter Taub. Lydia has worked with Eiko closely from 2008-2011. For more info
  • Koma at Dance Place
  • May 3-9, 2015
  • Koma will be the first Alan M. Kriegsman Creative Residency fellow at Dance Place.  During the residency of  May 3 - 9, 2015, Koma will work on his new solo project Ghost Festival.  ...
  • A Body in Fukushima at PAFA
  • PAFA Maguire Gallery, Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building 128 North Broad Street Philadelphia
  • October 03, 2014 - April 05, 2015
  • A Body in Fukushima is an exhibition of photographs by William Johnston showing Eiko in a radically different set of terminals: the abandoned rail stations in Fukushima, Japan. A Body in Fukushima...
  • A BODY IN FUKUSHIMA in Colorado Springs
  • Dec 5, 2014 - Feb 14, 2015
  • GOCA 121 downtown (Galleries of Contemporary Art of University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. 121 South Tejon, Ste 100) hosts A Body in Fukushima, an exhibition of still photographs and video by ...
  • Photo exhibition A BODY IN FUKUSHIMA at PAFA
  • Maguire Gallery, Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building. Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.
  • Oct 3, 2014-April 5, 2015
  • 128 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102 215-972-7600 On October 3, an exhibition of still photographs taken by William Johnston of Eiko entitled A Body in Fukushima will open at Pennsylvania ...
  • William Johnston gives lecture at Colorado College
  • Colorado College Cornerstone Arts Center Screening Room (1 st floor)
  • On Dec 1. at 4 pm
  • Dr. William Johnston, who collaborated with Eiko in creating photo exhibition A Body in Fukushima will give a lecture titled Fukushima's Forbidden Zone as a Site for a Performance Art: Three Years ...
  • Eiko performs at Amtrak Station in Philadelphia
  • Philadelphia 30th Street Amtrak Station
  • October 3, 10, 17 & 24, 2014
  • In October 2014, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts will present A Body in a Station, a series of durational performances conceived and performed by Eiko at the Amtrak 30th street Station in Philade...
  • Delicious Movement talk at Drexel University
  • 16 Oct 2014 7:00pm
  • "Delicious Movement as a Way of Knowing: Eiko Otake" NYC-based artist Eiko Otake, will speak about Delicious Movement: an invitation to experience time and space differently. Using videos, she wil...
  • workshop
  • Pig Iron studio, 1417 n 2nd St Philadelphia
  • 4 Oct 2014 5-8pm
  • Eiko will teach a community workshop at Pig Iron studio. Participants are encouraged to attend her performances at Philadelphia staiton on October 3.
  • Delicious Movement Workshop at ZMM
  • Zen Mountain Monastery
  • July 1-6, 2014
  • Eiko will offer a week long Delicious Movement Workshop at Zen Mountain Monastery in upstate New York, July 1-6. For more information.
  • The River to River Festival presents TWO WOMEN
  • At LMCC's Arts Center at Governors Island
  • June 20 and 22 at 2 pm
  • Two Women is an experimental performance which focuses on two women's age difference and multi-layered relationship. The collaborators explore how two bodies sometimes mirror each other in part or ...
  • Private Body/Public Place
  • New School lobby on 13th st at 5th Ave. New York
  • April 14 & 21 6:30-8:30pm
  • Eiko and the students in her Private Body/Public Place course at the New School will perform a two-hour durational work open to the public. These performances are part of Eiko's Guest Artist reside...
  • Eiko & Koma return to ASU Gammage
  • ASU Gammage
  • March 29 7pm
  • Eiko & Koma will be visiting ASU for 10 day residency starting March 21 through 30, 2014. They will return to Gammage to present REGENERATION, a three-part retrospective looking at some of thei...
  • Desert Sightings
  • Deer Valley Rock Art Center
  • March 23, 2014 4 pm
  • At ASU's Deer Valley Rock Art Center, Eiko & Koma will perform an interactive outdoor experience for audiences, using their unique and riveting choreography of stillness to explore the poetic d...
  • The Caravan Project at MoMA
  • Meseum of Modern Art
  • January 16- 21, 2013
  • MoMA will present Eiko & Koma's Caravan Project in its front lobby. As a part of the upcoming exhibition Tokyo 1955–1970: A New Avant-Garde , Eiko & Koma will perform the work as its n...
  • White Dance and Flower Dance at Joyce
  • Joyce Theater, New York City
  • January 11-12, 2013
  • Eiko & Koma will perform White Dance and Flower Dance at the Joyce Theater as part of the second season of FOCUS Dance, a partnership between Gotham Arts Exchange and the Joyce Theater. The ev...
  • video installation Residue of Nakedness
  • Colorado College IDEA, Inter Disciplinary Experimental Art, gallery
  • November 27 – December 18, 2012
  • Eiko & Koma: video installation Residue IDEA Space at Colorado College Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center 825 N. Cascade Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO/719-227-8263 IDEA, Inter Discipl...
  • Delicious Movement block course teaching
  • Colorado College
  • November 26-December 19, 2012
  • EIko will return to Colorado College to teach a three-week block course in conjunction with a video installation held at the IDEA gallery
  • Residue at Clarice Smith perofmring Arts Center
  • September 13, 2011-May 24, 2012
  • In addition to three performing residencies during the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center's 10th anniversary season, (2011-2012), Eiko & Koma were invited to mount exhibition titled Residue t...
  • The Caravan Project at Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
  • Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
  • May 2, 3, at 8 pm
  • Eiko & Koma will perform The Caravan Project, their 1999 outdoor work that was revived at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago in 2011 as a part of the Retrospective Project.  This free ...
  • Eiko teaching a semester-long course
  • Wesleyan University
  • January 29 -May 7
  • In Early 2012, Eiko is teaching a semester long course Delicious Movement for Reflecting on Nakedness in Wesleyan University.
  • Retrospective Project in San Francisco
  • Yerba Buena center for the Arts
  • March 15 through 23, 2012
  • March 15, 16, 17, Thursday and Friday 5-9pm Saturday 3-7pm: Fragile collaboration with Kronos Quartet March 22, 23, 24 Thursday - Saturday 8 pm: Regeneration YBCA celebrates Eiko & Koma's lon...
  • Delicious Movement Workshop
  • Margaret Jenkins Dance Lab 301 8th Street #200, SF, CA 94103
  • Mar 18, 2012 12:30pm – 3:00pm
  • Delicious Movement Workshop $10 at the door (cash/check only, no advance payment) Please RSVP to rkawai@ybca.org if you are interested in attending. Space is limited to 30 people. The workshop is...
  • Eiko Converses with Margaret Jenkins
  • the Margaret Jenkins Dance Lab 301 8th Street, (at Folsom) #200, San Francisco,
  • March 18 Sunday, 4pm
  • Leaders at LAB:Conversations with Working Artists Margaret Jenkins invited Eiko to her series of intimate conversations with choreographers. Margy and Eiko will discuss about their life and work. ...
  • Premiere of Fragile
  • Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
  • February 22 and 23
  • Clarice Smith Performing Art Center at the University of Maryland at College Park, will present the premiere performances of Fragile, a new collaboration between Eiko & Koma and Kronos Quartet....
  • Japan Society Workshop
  • Japan Society auditorium
  • December 3 1-5pm
  • Eiko & Koma will teach a Delicious Movement Workshop at Japan Society . A dance background is not necessary. Anyone is encouraged to attend. An introduction to Delicious Movements, the workshop...
  • Performing Naked at Chicago MCA
  • Chicago MCA
  • November 8-13
  • As the closing week of their four-and-half month exhibition at Chicago MCA, Eiko & Koma will perform living installation Nalked in the gallery.  More information Read  "--- reimagin...
  • Performance Residency at Brown University
  • Providence, Rhode Island
  • October 31 through November 5, 2011
  • Brown University Literature Professor Forrest Gander invited Eiko & Koma for a week-long residency.  This is the first time a poet is a sole presenter of Eiko & Koma's performance enga...
  • Residency at Colorado College
  • Colorado College
  • Oct 2- 26
  • Serving as creative catalysts for Parvana, an exhibition exploring the multiple aesthetic, scientific, and literary understandings of butterflies and moths,  Eiko & Koma will conduct a blo...
  • Residue at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts
  • The Astor Gallery, the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts 111 Amsterdam Ave. (between 64th and 65th st). New York City
  • Now open through October 30
  • Residue features works and artifacts collected during Eiko & Koma's 40 years of collaborative art-making. Sets, costumes and videos are combined to create a multi-sensory experience that connec...
  • Media Works at the Lincoln Center Library
  • New York, New York
  • October 6, 6pm
  • For this program, a selection of Eiko & Koma's media works will be shown.  Videographer Jerry Pantzer, who collaborated with Eiko & Koma on Breath, and Jan Schmidt, curator of the NYPL...
  • Regeneration at North Fourth Art Center
  • Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • September 30 - October 1, 2011
  • Eiko & Koma will perform an evening titled Regeneration. Robert Mirabal will play his scores live.
  • Workshop at Chicago MCA
  • Chicago MCA
  • September 25, 2011, 11am-1pm
  • Designed for people who love to move, or who want to love to move with delicious feeling, this workshop by Eiko and Koma is open to persons of all levels interested in developing creativity. Partic...
  • Eiko & Koma's exhibition currently on view at Chicago MCA
  • Chicago MCA
  • Now Open through November 13
  • Time is Not Even, Space is Not Empty is Eiko & Koma's most comprehensive multi-gallery exhibition to date, currently on view at the Chicago MCA curated by its Director of Performing Arts Pro...
  • Regeneration at Chicago MCA
  • Chicago MCA
  • Sep 22-24, 7:30 pm
  • Eiko & Koma perform the program titled  Regeneration at Chicago MCA with live music by acclaimed Pueblo musician Robert Mirabal. Regeneration consists of Raven(2010),  along with two ...
  • Film Screening and Talk at Chicago MCA
  • MCA theater
  • September 20, 6pm
  • Eiko & Koma will share short films about their life and work at Chicago MCA. In My Parents (2004), their son Shin Otake narrates a film exploring his parents' artistic influences.  In Danc...
  • Regeneration at the University of Maryland
  • College Park, Maryland
  • September 14 - 15, 2011
  • The first of three performance residencies by Eiko & Koma at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at the University of Marylandin 2011-2012. More information on the program The Clarice Sm...
  • Water at Skirball Cultural Center
  • Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles
  • September 9 and 11
  • Eiko & Koma will perform Water in a garden pond of Skirball Art Center on September 9 and 11. Tickets are free, advanced reservations are recommended. More information Read LATimes review...
  • NYFA hosts Eiko & Koma 's book party at B & N
  • Barnes and Noble at 86th Street and Lexington Avenue
  • Friday, August 26 at 7pm
  • New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) presents a special discussion with Eiko and Koma followed by a signing of the  320-page catalogue—Eiko & Koma: Time Is Not Even, Space Is Not Empt...
  • Caravan Project performances in Chicago
  • August 23-24
  • Chicago MCA will present Eiko & Koma's Caravan Project,/i>. The caravan trailer was reconstructed during the installation period in Chicago as a part of Eiko & Koma's exhibition, Time is N...
  • Time is Not Even, Space is Not Empty at MCA Chicago
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Now open through November 13
  • The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago is presenting a retrospective exhibition of Eiko & Koma, Time is Not Even, Space is Not Empty, which will occupy three galleries on the museum's 4th floo...
  • Water at the Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival
  • New York, New York
  • July 27-31, 2011
  • Water is a new, site-specific performance in the Paul Milstein Pool at Hearst Plaza. Robert Mirabal will play an original composition live. Free performances are nightly at 9:30pm. Water coincide...
  • Raven at the Lynden Sculpture Garden/Alverno Presents
  • River Hills, Wisconsin
  • July 23, 2011
  • Eiko & Koma will perform a site-specific version of Raven at the Lynden Sculpture Garden in River Hills, Wisconsin, presented by Alverno Presents. After a 6pm performance, audience will picnic ...
  • River at the American Dance Festival
  • Durham, North Carolina
  • July 5 - 6, 2011
  • This summer Eiko & Koma will celebrate their 40th anniversary with the reconstruction of River (1995) at the Sarah P. Duke Gardens. Performances start at 9:15pm.
  • SaltDanceFest at the University of Utah
  • Salt Lake City, Utah
  • May 31 - June 10, 2011
  • At SaltDanceFest, Eiko & Koma will conduct a two week Delicious Movement workshop, mentor students on the creation of choreography based on the principles of Delicious Movement, and perform a w...
  • Regeneration at the Dublin Dance Festival
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • May 16-17, 2011
  • Eiko & Koma will perform Raven, Night Tide and White Dance at the Dublin Dance Festival, as a stop on the tour of the Retrospective Project. Performances are at 8pm on May 16 & 17 at the Sa...
  • Naked at Baryshnikov Arts Center
  • New York, NY
  • March 29-April 9, 2011
  • This two-week-long movement/visual art installation features Eiko & Koma’s exploration of nakedness, desire, and the elasticity of time. Eiko & Koma will be on continual view in a hand-cr...
  • Delicious Movement Workshop
  • Baryshnikov Arts Center, NYC
  • March 15-16, 2011
  • Delicious Movement Workshop Tue & Wed 7-9:30pm Baryshnikov Arts Center, Studio 6A $65, pre-register online at www.movementresearch.org Grounded in Eiko & Koma's movement vocabulary, the ...
  • ArtWork Talk at the New School
  • Wollman Hall, NYC
  • March 8, 2011
  • Art Work series: Eiko & Koma Tuesday, March 8, 6:00 p.m. New School, NYC Wollman Hall 65 West 11th Street, 5th floor Admission free and open to the public. Seating is limited. Eiko & Koma ...
  • Regeneration at REDCAT
  • Los Angeles, California
  • March 2-6, 2011
  • Eiko & Koma will present their Regeneration program, with performances of Raven (2010), Night Tide (1984) and White Dance (1976). Performances are March 2-5, 8:30pm and March 6, 3:00pm. A prev...
  • Regeneration at Ringling Museum of Art
  • Sarasota, Florida
  • February 24-26, 2011
  • Eiko & Koma will perform Raven, Night Tide and White Dance at the Ringling Museum of Art, as a stop on the tour of the Retrospective Project. Robert Mirabal, a renowned Native-American musician...
  • Regeneration at Tigertail Productions
  • Miami, Florida
  • Feb 11-12, 2011
  • Tigertail Productions  presents Eiko & Koma's Retrospective Project , with performances on Feb 11-12 (Friday & Saturday) in the Colony Theatre. Colony Theatre 1040 Lincoln Road, Miam...
  • Performance & Lecture at Columbia University
  • Miller Theatre at Columbia University, New York, New York
  • January 21, 2011
  • Eiko & Koma will perform one night only at Columbia University's Miller Theatre in celebration of the Donald Keene Center of Japanese Culture's 25th anniversary: Friday, January 21, 2011 at 6p...
  • Delicious Movement Workshop at Japan Society
  • Japan Society
  • Dec 4, 2010, 1-5pm
  • Eiko & Koma will offer a one day Delicious Movement Workshop at Japan Society. The workshop is open to anyone with or without previous dance training. Read more about Delicious Movement Work...
  • NAKED: Living Installation
  • Walker Art Center
  • Nov 2 - 30, 2010
  • Eiko & Koma present Naked, a month-long "living" Installation, commissioned by the Walker Art Center. Naked is inspired by Breath, Eiko & Koma's 1998 living installation at the Whitney Mu...
  • Talking Dance with Eiko & Koma
  • McGuire Theater, Walker Art Center
  • Oct 28, 2010
  • Senior performing arts curator Philip Bither will join Eiko & Koma for a candid and casual discussion of their landmark “living installation” Naked, opening November 2 at the Walker Art Cen...
  • Dance for Camera: Selected Works
  • Walker Art Center Lecture Room
  • Oct 12, 2010 - Nov 28, 2010
  • This one hour program includes highlights of Eiko & Koma's videos including Lament, an adaptation of their 1984 performance work Elegy which was commissioned by the Walker. 1983-1999, video, 60...
  • Performance of Raven
  • McGuire Theater, Walker Art Center
  • Oct 2, 2010
  • Proceeding the opening of their Walker-commissioned new installation, Eiko & Koma will perform Raven in the Walker's McGuire Theater. Raven is the centerpiece of Eiko & Koma's Retrospective...
  • Video Talk and Movement Workshop in Tokyo
  • Tokyo, Japan
  • Aug 23 - Aug 28, 2010
  • ビデオトーク "アーティストと大学” エイコ&コマの活動の40年近い歴史を振り返るとともに、 これからの展望を模索するために 2009...
  • Eiko & Koma at Wesleyan University
  • July 22-23
  • On July 22 and 23, Eiko & Koma will perform Raven and White Dance at the World Music Hall of Wesleyan University. Read a review on Raven and White Dance  at American Dance Festival Re...
  • Park Avenue Armory residency
  • Park Avenue Armory, New York City
  • July 1, 2010 - April 30, 2011
  • Eiko & Koma are in a residency at the Park Avenue Armory to create Naked, their new installation commissioned by the Walker Art Center. more information
  • American Dance Festival
  • Durham, North Carolina
  • June 28 - 30, 2010
  • Eiko & Koma performed three works at ADF, in Reynolds Industry Theater: Raven, Night Tide, and White Dance. There was a free screening of works by Eiko & Koma in the White Lecture Hall on W...
  • Danspace Project
  • New York, New York
  • May 27 - 29, 2010
  • The first New York City engagement of the Retrospective Project, Part I: Regeneration, was presented at Danspace Project in association with Asia Society. It will include unexpected juxtapositions ...
  • Retrospective Project Weseminar
  • Wesleyan Univerisity Middletown, Connecticut
  • May 22, 2010
  • Eiko and her collaborators, all Wesleyan alums, discussed the multi-faceted Retrospective Project, inaugurated at Zilkha Gallery in November 2009.  The panelists included Sam Miller '75 (Retro...
  • Time is Not Even, Space is Not Empty
  • Zilkha Gallery, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT
  • Eiko and Koma’s Retrospective Project opened with the exhibition of Time is not Even, Space Is not Empty at Wesleyan's Zilkha Gallery on November 19, 2009. The exhibition was on view through Janu...
  • MANCC creative residency
  • Florida State University Tarrahhassee, Fl
  • August 12- 29, 2009
  • Following two wonderfully productive residencies (September 3 - 15, 2008 and March 10 - 27, 2006), Eiko & Koma returned to MANCC (Maggie Allesee National Center for Choreography) to complete th...
  • Hunger at Joyce Theater
  • Japan Society, New York, NY
  • Nov 28 - Dec 2, 2008
  • Celebrating Kazuo Ohno’s 101st birthday and the 100th birthday of Japan Society.