Boris Charmatz

Notes

Whether he’s creating a dance composed solely of everyday actions, working with an ensemble of children, or running a “dancing museum,” Charmatz’s work experiments with the body as a vessel for subjectivity, history, and collective action. 

Editor Ana Janevski
Publisher The Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 978-1633450066
Reference P3425
Date 2017
Type Publication

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