a vehicle for moving ideassince 1975
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LocationSouth Slope, Brooklyn, New York
Teaches Contact Improvisation since 1988
CI events/jams organizingBi-annual: CI/Composition/Improvisation/Somatic Movement workshops in San Juan,Puerto Rico.
Year began CI:1985
First CI teacher/whereLisa Nelson - Wesleyan University
Other important CI teachers/influencesRobert Dunn Cynthia Novack Irene Dowd: Ideokinesis Simone Forti Danny Lepkhoff Judson Dance Theater Steve Paxton Laban Bartenieff Fundamentals Nancy Stark Smith (changing States & coaching) Afro-Caribbean music-dance-culture-rituals Yoga and energy healing therapies Metaphysics Quantum Physics Applied Kinesiology Movement Sciences Motor development based education Performanc Art Abstraction Quantum Physics Futurism Minimalism La Monte Young David Gordon Michail Baryshnikov Nam June Paik Elaine Summers: Kinetic Awareness work Budism - Hinduism Cuban Contemporary Dance Meredith Monk Somatic Approaches to Movement Education Universal Kabbalah Breath-Sound-Meditation-Movement Therapies Politics: defend equality, safety & freedom of choice for all life forms. Creative Collaboration Digital Arts
Current CI projectsTraining Workshops in Puerto Rico August 2017 Somatic Awareness: body-movement-environment-breath-sound-meditation January 2018 Composition: awareness-stillness-energy-intention-action-fluidity
Languages you speak/read fluentlySpanish English
Languages you speak/read a littleItalian Portuguese French
Additional URLs (personal work, videos, writings, photos, etc.)https://www.linkedin.com/pub/gloria-llompart/15/9b6/3b4
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