interdisciplinary collaboration between artists to engage on issues that promote social change
and provide space for dialogue around the importance of sustainable artistry
2018 FEATURED GUEST ARTISTs
The mission of In/Motion is to celebrate dance performance within digital media platforms by encouraging artists to engage in interdisciplinary collaboration and by fostering innovation in the presentation of movement-based artworks. In/Motion connects Chicago's vibrant dance and film communities with national and international artists through workshops, live performances, moderated panels, short and feature dance film screenings, Q&A's and networking events with audiences and other dance film artists.
2017 FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS
Screened Celia Rowlson-Hall’s award-winning MA & moderated a discussion with Celia on dance film and the female body
Received over 100 international submissions for juried short screening (eight countries represented)
Held master class on dance and political activism
Partnered with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago’s Parkinson’s Project, the 3Arts Foundation and
UIC’s Bodies of Work program to host a discussion on physically integrated dance practices alongside a live performance by disabled artist Kris Lenzo.
IN ASSOCIATION WITH
LOYOLA UNIversity of CHICAGO's
DEPARTMENT OF FINE AND PERFORMING ARTS AND SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATION