Oren Barnoy

Oren Barnoy, photo by James Scruggs

Oren Barnoy showed his choreography between 2000-2004 at Joyce SoHo, PS1, Dancenow, Galapagos, WAX. In 2005, Barnoy took a four year break from dance and moved to Miami. He made three projects during this time: an installation piece presented by Art Basel, Miami, produced a reggaeton album on Koch Records, began performing as a DJ playing dance electronic music and house music.   Barnoy was a featured DJ at the Ultra Music Festival in 2007 and 2008.  Barnoy left Miami and went to study in Israel at two yeshivas (orthodox Jewish seminaries). In 2009, after six months of studies he decided to move back to New York.  He began to dance and choreograph again and since has shown choreography at Dixon Place, Danspace Projects, The Kitchen, and was a Studio Series artist in residence at New York Live Arts in 2011. Currently Barnoy is a 2012/2013 Artist in residence at The Tribeca Performing Arts Center. He graduated with a BFA from California Institute of the Arts in 2000.