gestures that soon will disappear
suite of small interventions
July 9-24, 2014
Historic West End, Midtown Atlanta, Historic Roswell, Historic 4th Ward Atlanta

A suite of physical installations heightening the importance of human interaction with objects and pushing the ritual of relational actions to the forefront of a physically driven experience of dance, sculpture and storytelling in four Historic neighborhoods around Atlanta. Exploring our body as a possibility for everything, the grace and nuance of the humble material paper, and elements of public participation, gestures that soon will disappear grapples with the perceptions of art and objects in public space vs. museum institutions, what in an object survives and what is lost.

Concept and choreography:  Lauri Stallings
performed by: glo and gloLAB
Sculpture: Paper-Cut-Project
Music: Jun Miyake, Rene' Aubry, Hindi Zahra, Lhasa de Sela, Charlie Winston, Dusty Springfield
Fashion:  Maggie Dinkins

gestures that soon will disappear is supported in part, with major support from City of Atlanta Mayor's Office of Cultural Affairs. Romantic Body is supported, in part, by the City of Roswell-ROAR.  Fourth Body is presented and produced by MOCA GA.


Press
Critics Notebook: Andrew Alexander for Creative Loafing PREVIEW