Dance is defined by more than just movement.
It’s an exploration of concepts that characterize fine art.
Dance and visual art have always had a symbiotic relationship, so much so that Pablo Picasso and Fernand Léger designed sets for ballets. Museums and galleries also borrowed from the skills of choreographers like Trisha Brown and Lucinda Childs.
Visual artists created new choreographic forms dating back to 1920. Dancer Valentine de Saint-Point’s highly imaginative performances strongly influenced other Futurist artists.
That was then … today, well, watch
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Artists use ethical energy to benefit society by making transparent what is often hidden from public view.
2020 was brutal
Ironically though, it was an unprecedented year for International Artist Day. More artists reached out to us this year than in any other year of our entire sixteen year history. Since we…
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written by : Maurice Cardinal International Artist Day has been celebrated for the last sixteen years on Pablo Picasso’s birthday, October 25th as an homage to artists and all they…
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written by Maurice Cardinal Today, October 25, is the day we chose in 2004 to celebrate International Artist Day. iAD founder, Chris MacClure chose it because it’s Picasso’s birthday, the…
Indie FILMS Shot In Arm
Independent filmmaking and streaming is experiencing a boost because of the pandemic. Lessons learned during the pandemic will impact how movies are made in the future. The short term solution…