presentations/ workshops

June, 2015 

The Article “Being a Video-Choreographer: Describing the Multifaceted Role of a Choreographer Creating Screendance” was published in the International Journal of Screendance, vol 5.

This is a conversation between Heike Salzer, Artistic Director of Salts and Ana Baer, Artistic Co-Director of theSans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema. They talk about the creative process of a videographer, the Sans Souci Festival, and the importance of screens, audiences and legacy.

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June, 2015 

Presentation: “Motion and emotion in heterogeneous geographies- Intersection between choreography and videography”. The University of Edinburgh, John McIntyre Conference Center, UK. 06/12/2015

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May, 2015 

Lecture: “Creating a screendance in a Natural Environment, Improvising, Adapting and everything in between”. Arts and Media, Teesside University, Middlesbrough, UK. 05/14/15

Presenting a Retrospective of Sans Souci as part of Tees Dance Film Festival.           Mima, Middlesbrough, UK. 05/14/15 program

Artistic Residency 05/11/15-05/22/15 choreographing “In a Wink on an Eye” with Teesside University’s Dance Program for the Creative Arts week. media

March, 2015

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June, 2014

Presenting sans souci festival of dance video selection at the Universidad de San Carlos, Guatemala City, Guatemala, 06/06/2014

March, 2014

Co-Producing Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema at the BlueStar Complex, San Antonio, TX with the AtticRep 03/28-29/2014

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February 8-14, 2014                                                                                                           Awarded the Academy for the Visual and Performing Arts’ Guest Artist Initiative grant, to hold an Artistic Residency at Texas A&M University – Department of Health and Kinesiology.

Rehearsing “Threading Memories” for Dance Concert “Perpetual Motion” (2/27/14 – 2/28/14), Texas A&M . Photographer: Marisa Miller

                                                                                                                               October, 2013                                                                                                                  the situation room and fragility were shown October 11 during the Presentation “Creacion Coreografica a partir de Espacios Alternativos” at the University UNIACC in Santiago de Chile.

September, 2013 the situation room and mujeres de juarez were presented September 26-27 during Opening Door Dance Theatre, both pieces incorporate live dance and projecting images.

ODT-13Fall, 2013                                                                                                               Creating the piece Horizons with Merge Dance Company.

September, 2013

fragility selected to screen during Selecion VD-MX September 6, 2013 in Casarrodante, Montevideo Uruguay.SELECCION VD+MX_-1

September, 2013                                                                                                    

Producing Sans Souci festival of Dance Cinema at the ATLAS Institute, Boulder CO. (September 20-21).Picture 5