Moriah Evans

Moriah Evans, photo by Paula Court Figuring (SculptureCenter, 2018) Performers left to right: Sarah Beth Percival and Lizzie Feidelson

Moriah Evans is a choreographer based in New York. Her choreographic work has been presented by SculptureCenter, MoMA PS1, Danspace Project, Issue Project Room, Whitney Museum of American Art, Movement Research at Judson Church, American Realness, New York Live Arts, CallT2, Kampnagel (Hamburg), Theatre de l’Usine (Geneva), CDC Atelier de Paris (Paris), and Rockbund Art Museum (Shanghai). Evans received a Bessie Award nomination for Emerging Choreographer (2015), and a Foundation for Contemporary Art Grants to Artists (2017). She is Editor-in-Chief of the Movement Research Performance Journal, and in 2011 she initiated The Bureau for the Future of Choreography – a collective apparatus involved in research processes and practices to investigate participatory images of performance and systems of choreography.

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